The safe maintenance and operation of large, 18-wheeler trucks minimizes the chances of a devastating accident occurring. However, sometimes truck accidents are beyond the control of the individual drivers. Sometimes defects or malfunctions, such as brake problems, can cause a serious accident, resulting in injury of both a truck driver and anyone who is involved in the accident. Fortunately, sometimes those who are injured in a truck accident can get financial compensation for their injuries and vehicle repair or replacement costs.
By contacting an experienced Wausau brake defect lawyer after an accident involving a large truck’s brake malfunction, you can explore your legal options for gaining compensation. Contact Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® today at 800-242-2874 to discuss your specific situation with a qualified attorney.
Brake defects can be extremely dangerous and occur more often than they should. Some of the most commonly reported brake defects in large trucks involve:
Clearly, if any of the above situations occur, a truck driver might quickly lose control over his or her vehicle. An accident is likely in such a case and might cause serious injury to both that driver and other drivers on the road.
If you or someone you know has been involved in a serious truck accident because of the truck’s brake defect, you might be owed compensation. Call a qualified Wausau brake defect attorney of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® at 800-242-2874.