The typical 18-wheeler weighs up to 80,000 lbs or 40 tons, and has a length of 70-80 feet. Therefore, it goes without saying that such massive vehicles have great potential to cause severe injuries in the event of an accident. That is why it is so important for safety to be observed by everyone involved with large trucks, from the driver to the trucking company. Unfortunately, for whatever reason, some trucking companies fail to uphold their responsibility to abide by safety regulations and as a result, otherwise preventable accidents may occur.
If a trucking company’s negligence has caused you to be involved in a truck accident, you have the right to pursue them for compensation for your injuries related concerns. The Wausau trucking company negligence attorneys of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® are committed to helping those who have been victimized by negligent trucking company practices. Contact our offices today at 800-242-2874 to speak with a skilled attorney about legal action in your case.
Trucking companies are obligated to observe a number of safety regulations. Accidents are caused when they fail to enforce policies and procedures which support compliance. Some of these violations can include:
If any of these violations contributed to your accident, the trucking company may be held liable for the consequences of the accident.
If you or someone you love was involved in a truck accident, the Wausau trucking company negligence attorneys of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® can help you pursue the compensation you need. Contact us by calling 800-242-2874 today to learn more about your legal rights and options in this difficult situation.