Posted By The Law Offices of Eugene G. Bruno, P.C. Posted in: Truck Accident.
We are learning of a crash that happened in the southbound lanes of Interstate 805 just north of Adams Avenue on December 17. When first responders got to the scene, they saw that a semi truck had stalled on the roadway. A pickup truck was stopped behind the stalled semi when a car slammed into the back of it. As a result, a mother and her child were transported to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
At Law Offices of Eugene G. Bruno, we know that there are many ways in which people can get hurt when they are driving their vehicles. Some of the worst accidents happen when large commercial trucks are involved. If you need a San Diego truck accident attorney, call us today.
We know that you see many large commercial trucks in and around San Diego on a daily basis, but you probably do not pay much attention to them. Unfortunately, if something goes wrong with these trucks the results can be disastrous. Consider some of the following types of trucks:
Now think about how large they are and how much they weigh, especially when they are carrying a full load of goods. For the latest reporting year in this country, the number of large trucks involved in fatal crashes increased three percent from the year before.
It is vital that truck owners regularly inspect and maintain their vehicles to prevent any problems.
Truck drivers can also become a danger if they are negligent behind the wheel. Some of the most dangerous things a driver can do behind the wheel include:
If a truck is carrying hazardous material, then a crash could endanger the lives of thousands of people.
In the aftermath of a large truck accident, you will likely have many questions. If you are injured and you think that the negligence of the truck driver or company caused the crash, you need to seek legal assistance. At the Law Offices of Eugene G. Bruno, we will work with you to secure the compensation you deserve for all of your accident-related expenses. If you need a San Diego truck accident attorney, you can contact us by clicking here or calling us at 619-577-4077 for a free consultation.