TRUCK ACCIDENT LAWYERS IN SOUTHERN OHIO
Knowledgeable Personal Injury Lawyers Help Victims of Serious Truck Crashes in Jackson, Athens, Chillicothe and throughout Southern Ohio
Due to their enormous size and weight, any accident involving a truck usually results in significant, life-altering injuries. There are many reasons truck accidents occur, but most, if not all, can be attributed to negligence. Perhaps the trucking company failed to maintain the vehicle or properly train the driver. Or, the truck driver may have been texting or driving recklessly.
Regardless of what caused your truck accident, you and your family shouldn’t have to pay for someone else’s mistake. We invite you to contact the experienced personal injury lawyers at the personal injury Law Firm of Richard M. Lewis
. We will work tirelessly to hold the trucking company, the driver and anyone else involved responsible for the accident that caused your injuries. And we will fight to get you maximum compensation for medical bills, lost wages and pain and suffering.
Truck Accidents Occur Due to Trucking Company and Driver Negligence
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations impose duties on the truck company, including a duty to ensure its employees obey the regulations.
- To operate a fleet of trucks on public roads, trucking companies must enter into a contract with the federal government.
- The contract specifies that truck companies have a duty under the law to train, instruct and supervise employees.