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Miami Accident Lawyer for Truck Accidents on City & Suburban Streets & Avenues
- I was hit by a truck on a city street in Miami.
- My car was parked and hit by a truck.
- A truck backed up into my car while waiting at a traffic light.
- An out of control truck hit my car while driving.
- I need a lawyer to handle an accident involving a truck in Miami.
The best truck accident lawyer for an accident on a city street? In Miami, the Perazzo Law Firm and it's dedicated staff of truck accident attorneys strive to provide the best possible legal representation to truck accident victims and clients seeking to file an insurance claim for compensation from injuries, damages or losses in an accident involving a truck on city or suburban streets.
The Perazzo Law Firm offers ZERO-OUT-OF-POCKET costs to its truck accident clients filing an insurance claim for compensation and a FREE initial consultation to truck accident victims in Miami-Dade and Broward County.
If you, a friend, or relative has been injured in a trucking accident or suffered losses as a result of a negligent truck driver, the Perazzo Law Firm recommends contacting us ONLINE or CALL (786) LAWS-411 Today and talk to one of our professional truck accident lawyers for the best advice for dealing with truck accident insurance claims.
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OFFICES IN MIAMI-DADE
In Miami, accidents involving trucks can occur on city or suburban streets every time a truck has to turn or make a sudden stop. Trucks are big, hard to handle vehicles that most city streets are not designed for; especially when trucks may need to make it through a tight squeeze or when a right or left hand turn is involved. Moving vehicles are not alone when it comes to damages from a truck in motion, as sometimes, parked cars can be on the receiving end of damages from an incident involving a truck trying to turn on a narrow city street corner. Truck accidents involving pedestrians, motor cycle or bike riders are also quite common. Sadly, the results of a truck accident that involves a pedestrian or bike rider can result in serious, if not fatal injuries.
In Miami, the Perazzo Law Firm has ample experience handling truck accident claims for compensation and recommends accident victims or their families, to contact us immediately after an incident which results in injuries or losses from an incident that involves trucks.
DELIVERY TRUCKS AND THE RISKS THEY PRESENT
Operating a truck on city or suburban streets requires added care as city streets present many obstacles as they can be heavily congested with other motor vehicles, bike riders and pedestrians. Truck drivers behind the wheel of commercial vehicles tend to be in a rush to deliver goods or provide services. When there is haste behind the wheel, the chances of an accident increase greatly. Sometimes, it may not be the truck driver's fault, regardless, trucking companies carry insurance with which to compensate those injured or that suffer damages or losses (see insurance policies). There are numerous delivery trucks operating throughout city and suburban streets on a daily basis for companies such as: UPS, AMAZON, FED-EX, and many more. Many times, the truck drivers rely on GPS or mobile services to help guide them through city and suburban streets. When this happens, there could be distraction while behind the wheel. Distracted drivers can cause accidents which can lead to personal injury to innocent third parties.
WHAT TO DO AFTER A TRUCKING ACCIDENT
Like most traffic accident that take place on a city or suburban street, injuries to drivers or passengers must be attended to first; either by calling the police or by getting out of harm's way. In Miami, the Perazzo Law Firm's truck accident lawyers advise the following after an accident involving a truck:
- Make sure you and your passengers are OK and stay calm.
- Call the authorities and report any injuries and the scene of the accident
- Unless there exists a potential threat of further injury, do not move or let anyone other than a paramedic or trained rescue personnel move you or anyone in your vehicle.anyone.
- Take photographs of the truck accident scene and check for any surveillance cameras in the vicinity.
- Gather eyewitness testimony of anyone that may have seen the truck accident occur.
- Gather the truck driver's personal information.
- Request a record of the police report.
- Seek medical attention and keep all medical expense and treatment records
- Contact your insurance provider but DO NOT SIGN ANYTHING!
- Contact the Perazzo Law Firm in Miami or North Miami Beach for a FREE initial consultation.
If you, a friend, or relative has been involved in an accident with a truck, in Miami, contact the Perazzo Law Firm for the best possible legal representation they strive to provide. The Perazzo Law Firm offers fully dedicated legal representation that aims for full client satisfaction and just compensation for injuries or losses.
ZERO-OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS TO OUR CLIENTS
ESTABLISHING FAULT IN A TRUCKING ACCIDENT
In Miami, the Perazzo Law Firm knows how difficult it may be to establish fault. However, our experienced and professional truck accident attorney, will be able help truck accident victims obtain just compensation for injuries or damages through truck driver or trucking company liability. Our Miami and North Miami Beach Personal Injury law offices will evaluate your claim FREE of charge and tell you upfront if you, a friend, or loved one has a case with which to file an insurance claim for compensation. The Perazzo Law Firm will carry out any investigation and research needed for establishing fault in an accident involving a truck. We will also make sure that any medical reports are verified through our experienced staff of truck accident attorneys and the right medical professionals. All medical and police reports will be thoroughly analyzed by our trained personal injury staff and all witnesses will be contacted and surveillance camera footage will be legally obtained if deemed necessary for establishing fault. Our truck accident attorney and office will provide regular updates on your case and help guide you through the process. Furthermore, in the event of injuries, our staff will handle all legal matters as best possible so that the victim/s can focus on recovering as will fight for just compensation.
THE REASONS WHY TRUCK ACCIDENTS OCCUR ON CITY OR SUBURBAN STREETS
- Truck driver fatigue
- Truck driver negligence
- Reckless driving
- Operating the truck under the influence of drugs or alcohol
- Poor vehicle condition
- Poorly loaded truck
- Excessive cargo
- Poor weather conditions
- Poor road or street conditions
- Third party negligence
Whatever the reasons behind a trucking accident, trucking companies carry insurance policies that help cover medical expenses or losses to third parties involved in a truck accident on Miami streets or in Miami-Dade suburbs. Most trucking companies, especially if the trucking company has a fleet of vehicles, will carry BI or Comprehensive insurance that is stacked (SEE Stacked Insurance Coverage). This means that they will cover medical expenses and losses stemming for the truck accident. As, trucks are big and hard to handle motor vehicles, the potential for an accident is great when any of the above possible factors come into play. Furthermore, overall negligence brought on by cell phone use on behalf of other motorists, pedestrians, and all those make their way across city and suburban streets are at risk of being crashed into by a truck. Pedestrian negligence may lead to a truck having to make a sharp unexpected maneuver to dodge the pedestrian and avoid a fatal accident. However, the truck may collide into several parked cars as a result. The number of possible truck accident scenarios are endless, as human error and motor vehicles move about side-by-side throughout Miami avenues, streets and Suburban roads.
TRUCK ACCIDENTS THAT INVOLVE MOTOR CYCLE AND BICYCLE RIDERS
In Miami, the number of motorcycle and bicycle riders is ever-growing. Sadly, when truck accidents involve motor cycle and bicycle riders, the results never favor them as the injuries they sustain can range from serious to fatal. City and suburban streets may differ in terms of traffic congestion, though they resemble each other when a trucking accident occurs. The Perazzo Law Firm knows that suburban streets are becoming popular among Wazer and those relying on GPS to guide them to their destinations quicker. Thus; suburban streets and back roads have become shortcuts (see Accidents on Suburban Streets). Motor cycle and bicycle riders on suburban streets may be taken by surprise by a distracted Uber driver, for example, or an InstaCart driver speeding to make a delivery (see Ride-share and Delivery Services Accidents).
Motorcycle or Bicycle accidents involving trucks may include:
- Head Injuries
- Brain Trauma
- Neck Injuries
- Shoulder Injuries
- Back and Spine Injuries
- Hip Injuries
- Broken Bones and Fractures
- Permanent Disability
- Wrongful Death
In the event of personal injuries sustained from an accident involving a truck in a Miami-Dade or Broward suburb, the Perazzo Law Firm urges victims, family members or friends to contact us ONLINE or CALL (786) LAWS-411 to receive a FREE initial consultation and talk to one of our truck accident attorneys in Miami or North Miami Beach. The Perazzo Law Firm offers its clients ZERO-OUT-OF-POCKET costs and don't charge anything until a settlement is reached. The Perazzo Law Firm takes pride in serving trucking accident clients in Miami-Dade and Broward.
TRUCKING ACCIDENTS HANDLED BY THE PERAZZO LAW FIRM
- Commercial Trucks
- Dump Trucks
- Trash Trucks
- Emergency and Rescue Vehicles
- Heavy Cargo Trucks
- 18-Wheel Tractor Trailers
- And more
Check FAQ for more on Trucking Accidents in Miami. The Perazzo Law Firm strives to provide the BEST possible legal advise and representation to address your trucking accident claim for compensation in Miami-Dade and Broward County.
THE PERAZZO LAW FIRM - DEDICATED TO PUTTING YOUR INTERESTS FIRST, ALWAYS!