A report written by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), which focuses on data obtained between 2014 and 2016, concludes that Texas ranks in the top 10 states with the highest number of accidents fatalities of trucks and buses in the nation. The report also shows that:
At Ramos James Law, PLLC,our mission is to provide significant legal services to victims of commercial vehicle accidents. You deserve to have a competent and qualified commercial vehicle accident lawyer by your side. Do not hesitate to contact our Austin lawyer today at (512) 537-3369 to receive your free legal consultation.
When commercial vehicle crashes occur, several common causes can be found:
The Truck Company – Truck companies, which act negligently and fail to implement rules of conduct with their drivers, are a major reason why this type of accident happens. This class of trucking companies frequently:
The Truck Manufacturer – Accidents can also happen if the commercial vehicle has defects. The parts that tend to fail causing accidents of commercial vehicles are:
It is essential that these auto parts are in perfect condition to function properly and maintain the safety of the driver and other drivers on the road. Auto parts manufacturers can also be held responsible for your accident.
The Trucker – It is said that the driver of the truck acted negligently when :
When any of the three above possibilities happen, you and your family could be suffering serious injuries or, sadly, even a death.
Since commercial vehicles are larger and heavier than normal vehicles, as are more difficult to stop, these accidents can lead to serious injuries, including:
Due to the fact that these injuries can cost a family much more than money, it is important to recruit a commercial vehicle accident lawyer, such as Laura Ramos James, to represent you.
In the same way, we know that an accident of this magnitude can mean a big economic problem. Feel safe with us knowing that you will not pay anything unless we win the case. Let us be your hope in these difficult times.
Contact us at (512) 537-3369 to make your appointment and get your free legal consultation.