Complications Behind Compensation for Trucking Accidents
On many occasions, tractor trailer operators, trucking company, vehicle owners, and even insurance companies will try to absolve themselves from liability for the personal injuries, property damage, or loss as a result of the incident involving a tractor trailer or large commercial vehicle. This said, those seemingly liable to the accident claim may not always be quick to present vital information which determines liability. Thus, dealing with trucking accident litigations requires our expert representation for righteous results to obtain just compensation for our Trucking Accident clients.
The Truck Accident attorneys at the Perazzo Law Firm offer best advice and practices for handling Truck Accident claims for compensation.
Through Spoliation of Evidence, we can request trucking companies, operators, or insurance companies to provide any and all evidence that may prove liability for the accident. Following a truck accident, one of our Truck Accident attorneys may contact the appropriate individuals to notify them to refrain from destroying any pertinent evidence which can be used to prove liability in the event of litigation. If the accused fails to comply with the spoliation request, it can weigh heavily in favor of the victims claim for compensation. The Perazzo Law Firm's trucking accident staff of attorneys has ample experience handling trucking accidents and knows how to handle trucking companies that seek to avoid liability, thus retaining the legal representation of the Perazzo Law Firm is best for facing trucking accident litigation in Miami and to obtain the just compensation our personal injury clients deserve.The Perazzo Law Firm Offers the Best Advice for Determining Liability for Turning Accidents
Operating a tractor trailer or any large commercial vehicle through city streets or avenues is no simple task. Making wide turns involve a great deal of skills and caution as a tractor trailer is compelled to occupy an extra lane to do so. Any distraction to the tractor trailer driver while making a wide turn may lead to a collision with another vehicle in the lane the truck is looking to occupy to execute the turn. Sometimes, motorists to the side may be forced onto the sidewalk, into another car, or even into a distracted pedestrian. Inexperience, fatigued, drugs or alcohol use may be an underline cause of turning accidents. Sometimes, the trucks speed can cause cargo that has not been properly fastened to slide off and cause severe personal injury or property damage to third parties. Our truck accident lawyers are trained and experienced in trying to determine driver or trucking company negligence by proving that the tractor trailer operator breached his/her duty to maneuver the vehicle safely down a Miami highway or street. Following a trucking accident that leads to personal injury or property damage, the Perazzo Law Firm advices accident victims to immediately contact the authorities if and when possible to do so. Check for any injuries to passengers and report them to the proper authorities. Do not move the vehicle or any injured parties until rescue or accident units arrive. Take photos of the accident scene and gather eyewitness contact information to be used as evidence in the event of litigation for compensation claims. Trucking companies and Insurance providers are not always quick to accept fault and make prompt payment to accident victims. Thus, the more evidence our trucking accident attorneys have, the better the chance of a quick and favorable compensation outcome. Despite many accident cases being quite obvious for determining liability, the operator of the tractor trailer may deny any, if not all fault. Thus, it is up to the Perazzo Law Firm's trucking accident attorney to present vital evidence and arguments to prove otherwise. It is important to determine who was at fault before presenting a claim for litigation. Thus, contacting one of our Truck Accident lawyers is fundamental before filing charges against a trucking company.The Perazzo Law Firm Offers the Best Advice for Determining Liability on Behalf of the Trucking Company
Proof of direct negligence on behalf of the trucking company makes it liable for any personal injury, property damage or loss to any and all victims involved. Poor vehicle maintenance, as well as inadequate or irresponsible hiring of its drivers, mechanics, or parts suppliers can play a major role in determining liability. A trucking company must make sure its drivers are well trained, have no criminal records, and are of sound mind to operate such large vehicles. Furthermore, they must make sure that the tractor trailers are loaded by qualified staff and that any and all cargo is properly secured. In the event that a tractor trailer is operating on a highway and its cargo slides off and results in an accident, the trucking company is held absolutely liable for any injuries or damage that incur as a result, simply because trucking companies must abide by state and federal regulations. These apply to any and all accidents, be they head-on collisions, T-bone accidents, left or right turns, or evens a blown-out tire that causes a tractor trailer to lose control.
If you, a family member of loved one, has suffered personal injury, property damage or loss as a result of an accident involving a tractor trailer or large motor vehicle, the truck accident attorneys at the Perazzo Law Firm urge you to contact them ONLINE or Call (786) LAWS-411 for a FREE initial consultation regarding your legal rights for compensation.