Commercial truck accidents in Missouri can be catastrophic. Even a low-speed impact between a big rig and a passenger car can end in significant destruction for the occupants of the latter. A collision could lead to injuries such as broken bones, brain injuries, spine injuries, amputations, and permanent disabilities.
At Wendt Law Firm, P.C, our personal injury lawyers help truck accident victims recover fair compensation for their damages. The truck company or another party may owe you compensation for your pain and suffering, past and future lost wages, medical expenses, vehicle repairs, travel expenses, and more. Find out what your truck accident case might be worth during a free consultation. Call our St. Joseph truck accident lawyers today at (866) 539-4415.
Negligence is the cause of most truck accidents in St. Joseph and throughout Missouri. Trucking companies, their drivers, cargo loaders and other parties typically have the power to prevent devastating traffic accidents through due care and attention to the required operational standards. If negligence causes a truck accident, a victim may have grounds to file an injury claim.
At Wendt Law Firm, P.C, we can investigate a truck accident in St. Joseph to determine its proximate (main) cause. Then, we can identify the defendant on your behalf. Truck companies are responsible for most collisions through the rules of vicarious liability. A truck company will not only be responsible for its own negligence but also that of its drivers and employees. Other defendants could include third-party drivers, cargo companies, truck manufacturers and the city.
Although every truck accident case is unique, most personal injury claims, in general, involve a few critical steps before the claimant can receive compensation. Learning what to expect from your truck accident claim could better prepare you for what lies ahead.
Hiring our lawyers can help you expedite your injury claim as much as possible. We use tried, true and efficient methods to file demand letters, bring claims and negotiate fair compensatory awards on behalf of our clients. Learn more about your unique case during a free consultation.
The attorneys at Wendt Law Firm, P.C. can help you regardless of how your truck accident occurred, who caused the crash and what types of injuries you suffered. We have years of experience obtaining results for thousands of clients. Speak to our St. Joseph truck accident lawyers today. Contact us online or call (866) 539-4415 for a free consultation.