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Many clients wonder whether hiring a truck accident lawyer is worth it, and the answer is, yes, retaining a reliable truck accident attorney can help more than hurt your case. Because of their understanding of the law, experience handling this type of litigation,
Your attorney has your best interest in mind, and they represent you. Insurance company representatives may try to take advantage of your lack of experience and knowledge by offering you a lowball settlement. An attorney will recognize these
- They understand the tactic insurance company representatives and the opposition may use.
- You can save time and money,
- They can help you establish fault, which can be complex. We will discuss this in detail further below.
Trucking accident liability can be difficult to ascertain and prove because of the multiple parties that may be held liable. Liability for a truck accident can be totally or partly the fault of the driver; the following parties may also be partly or totally liable:
- Trucking companies or owners
- Freight loaders
- Truck maintenance or repair companies
- Truck parts manufacturer
- Other drivers
An attorney can also help you investigate the truck accident with causation and evidence collection in mind. To establish liability, they can also speak with witnesses and accident reconstructionists, and in some cases, especially those where the truck driver acted negligently, an attorney can review the police report and truck driver’s qualification file. Legally, all drivers should have this file, and it contains their driver’s history, medical records, and more.
Pittman Law Firm, P.L. has been empowering clients to make informed decisions in their personal injury cases for over 25 years. If you or a loved one have suffered injuries and damages in a trucking accident, our attorneys can work closely with you to help you understand your legal rights and options and handle the case legalities. We have extensive experience handling trucking accident cases and can investigate your case to find the evidence needed to support your claim.
Call (239) 603-6913 or reach out online to schedule an initial consultation.
What Sets Our Team Apart?
We have over 25 years of experience handling personal injury cases.
We handle every case personally.
We are a full-service law firm and can help you with all aspects of your case, including your car.
We treat every case like we were handling it for a family member.
We return all calls - don't get lost in the system of a large firm!
We are local and have convenient locations.
We've won millions of dollars on behalf of our clients.
We can do everything large firms can do, but better.