Semi-Truck Accidents & How A Lawyer Can Help
Motorists drive beside 18 wheelers, tractor trailers, buses, and other large commercial vehicles every day. It is estimated that 15.5 million trucks operate in the United States. The drivers who share the roads with these larger vehicles take the risk of being involved in serious accidents. In such cases, accident victims often experience resulting physical and financial burdens, and too frequently these kinds of accidents involve fatalities.
In these situations, truck accident victims can have their lives entirely upended due to injuries, death, property damage, medical expenses, other financial burdens, etc. These occurrences can sometimes impact a person’s life indefinitely.
Victims can suffer from catastrophic injuries such as traumatic head injury, spinal cord damage, amputation, or paralysis. Many truck accidents also result in wrongful death. Due to the severity of truck accidents, it is important for victims to receive access to an injury attorney so that they may have the best chance at obtaining fair compensation.
At the Donahey Law Firm, our commercial truck accident lawyers in Ohio are here to help our clients file successful injury cases with the help of medical specialists, financial experts, and life care planners. Our experienced legal team works personally with each client to ensure they receive settlements and awards that fairly offset the financial and emotional impact of their accident.
The truck accident attorneys at the Donahey Law Firm are familiar with a number of truck accident cases, such as the following:
- Motor Vehicle Involved Accidents (cars, motorcycles, etc.)
- Driver Negligence – (i.e. uninsured or underinsured drivers, drunk driving/DUI, speeding, etc.)
- Faulty Equipment – (i.e. brake failure, improper reflective markers, etc.)
- Negligent Trucking Companies – (Including excessive driver hours and scheduling, incorrect transport logs, poor vehicle maintenance, and other dangerous practices.)
Why Hire A Semi Truck Accident Attorney in Ohio?
Hiring an experienced lawyer to represent your case greatly increases the chances you will receive fair compensation for your pain and suffering. At the Donahey Law Firm, you will receive the knowledge and experience of an established legal team. We offer personalized assistance gathering evidence, a free consultation, and legal counsel that doesn’t cost you a penny unless we win your case.
Without legal assistance, oftentimes victims of serious truck accidents struggle to acquire due compensation. Insurance companies can make the legal process difficult, and the justice system can be hard to understand. With help from the Donahey Law Firm, you will receive the inexhaustible resources of a qualified truck accident attorney, as well as our extensive knowledge of the legal system.
One of The Best Truck Accident Attorneys in Ohio
If you have been the victim of a truck accident, contact the Donahey Law Firm today to receive help from experienced accident injury lawyers in Columbus, OH, and the surrounding areas. Contact us today to receive a free consultation.