Riverside Truck Accident Attorneys
Truck Accident Lawyers Serving Riverside County, California
When a passenger car, motorcycle, or SUV is involved in an accident with a truck, the results are often disastrous. Serious injuries and fatalities are common in collisions with semi trucks, tractor trailers and pick-up trucks that can weigh thousands of pounds. When the stakes are high, it is crucial to have experienced and skilled legal representation. Our lawyers at Martinez & Schill LLP are skilled in handling the complexities of truck accident lawsuits. We aggressively pursue maximum compensation for our clients injuries and the wrongful death of loved ones for clients in Riverside County and Southern California.
Truck Accident Lawsuits in Riverside County
When a commercial truck is involved in a motor vehicle accidents, the resulting lawsuit can be complex. If the driver of the truck was at fault, the driver’s employer and other parties may also share liability for the accident. Semi-trucks must comply with state and federal safety regulations, and failure to do so can be very dangerous. In order to obtain the greatest possible compensation in a truck accident case, it is important to hold all negligent parties responsible. This may include:
- The driver – If the driver operated the truck carelessly and that carelessness contributed to the accident, he or she can be held liable.
- The trucking company – If the trucking company employed a driver with a history of unsafe driving or contributed to conditions causing the unsafe driving, it can be held liable.
- The manufacturer or shipper of the goods being transported – If the accident was caused or worsened by the truck’s hazardous cargo, the manufacturer or shipper can be held liable.
- The truck maintenance provider – If a mechanical failure (such as brake failure) caused the accident, whoever was responsible for maintaining the truck can be held liable.
If you have been injured or a loved one has been killed in an accident with a truck in Riverside County or Southern California, contact us to schedule a free consultation to discuss how we can help you obtain maximum compensation. Our truck accident attorneys are skilled at investigating truck accidents and identifying all possible liable parties. From our Riverside office, we work with accident victims from throughout Southern California. If your injuries are so severe that you cannot travel, one of our personal injury attorneys will come to you for a consultation. We do not charge attorney fees until we win your case.