When an accident with a commercial truck occurs, the truck driver will immediately inform the trucking company, which will respond as quickly as they can to the accident. Trucking companies have very effective strategies for minimizing your chances of having your claim upheld in court. Unscrupulous trucking companies have even been known to tamper with evidence, hide evidence, and make secret repairs to damaged vehicles to reduce your chances of a successful claim.
That’s why it’s critical to contact an attorney immediately if you’ve been involved in a trucking accident. An experienced Indiana truck crash attorney will know how to gather and preserve the evidence necessary for your claim to be successful. Indiana is a well-known highway hub for this region of the country, and trucking accidents are on the rise. Everyone should be educated about what they should do if they are involved in a truck crash.
How Leeman Law Can Help You After a Truck Crash
Don’t get railroaded by a trucking company. Let Leeman Law negotiate on your behalf to get the compensation that you deserve. Call us today.
As soon as you call us, we’ll be prepared to begin the investigation into the cause of the crash you experienced. Accidents that involve commercial trucks can be more difficult to investigate than those involving passenger vehicles. That’s why it’s so important to have an experienced law firm like Leeman Law look into your accident. We understand the complexities surrounding big rig accidents, and we also have the resources and the dedication required to go up against the trucking company and insurance companies that don’t have your best interests in mind.
We know about the specific contributing factors in commercial truck crashes, which often include:
- Excessive speed
- Cell phone distractions
- Mechanical issues
We also know how to obtain evidence as to what factors came into play in your specific accident, often using the services of trusted traffic reconstruction experts who are experienced with truck crashes. We will also gather other evidence, like the phone records of the driver, the driver logs and toll receipts, maintenance records, and more.
Why You Should Act Now
Truck accidents are on the rise, often with catastrophic consequences. Those responsible should be held accountable. Contact us today for a consultation.
The longer you wait to contact an attorney, the more likely it is that some of the evidence that supports your claim could be lost. We will begin to take steps to preserve the evidence and advance the investigation into the cause of your accident quickly to provide the best chance of getting you the maximum amount of compensation.
An experienced accident lawyer can dramatically improve the outcome of your claim. If you’ve been injured in an accident with a truck, you deserve the best legal representation. Call Leeman Law now to find out what we can do for you.