Trucking companies have certain responsibilities to their drivers, such as ensuring that the vehicles their drivers operate are safe to drive. When 18-wheeler vehicles are not properly maintained, drivers and other people on the road are put at a higher risk for involved in a devastating truck accident and suffering physical injury as a result. However, if a trucking company has been negligent and you were injured as a result, that company might owe you financial compensation. While this compensation may not alleviate all of your troubles, it might help you pay for any costs that you incurred as a result of the accident or subsequent medical treatment.
If you or someone you know has been injured in a truck accident because the truck was improperly maintained, or not maintained at all by a trucking company, contact the experienced Lake Geneva truck accident attorneys of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. today by calling 800-242-2874.
Because 18-wheelers are operated so continuously and over long distances, it’s important that these vehicles receive regular maintenance. When a trucking company fails provide this, the trucks may develop common problems, such as:
While these problems may not seem critical initially, they can result in an increased risk of a truck driver being involved in a serious accident on the road. This accident may injure more than just a truck driver too, as it could put many people on the road at risk.
If you or someone you love has suffered an injury because a trucking company failed to properly maintain its vehicles, contact a qualified Lake Geneva truck accident lawyer of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. today by calling 800-242-2874. We are committed to protecting the rights of those who have been unduly injured in accidents such as these.