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Truck Accidents

There’s no terror like being at the brunt end of a large truck of any kind out of control.

  • Semi Trucks
  • Gas Tankers
  • Garbage Trucks
  • Fork Lifts
  • Car Carriers
  • Tractor Trailers
  • Big Rigs / 18 Wheelers
  • Construction Vehicles
  • Cement Mixers
  • Heavy Haulers
  • Flatbed Trucks

Causes Of Semi-Truck Crashes

According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), 4,136 people died in large truck crashes in 2018 and 96% of vehicle occupants killed in two-vehicle crashes involving a passenger vehicle and a large truck were the occupants of the passenger vehicles.

Auto collisions with trucks are often the combination of both human error and the nature of truck driving itself. When you take a rushed, tired, or distracted truck driver and put them in charge of a vehicle that is hard to maneuver and 20 to 30 times heavier than the average car, this is a recipe for tragedy.

  • Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol Or Drugs
  • Wet Or Slippery Roads
  • Poorly Maintained Brakes
  • Improper Cargo Loading
  • Inexperienced Drivers
  • Driver Fatigue
  • Speeding

Common Big Truck Accidental Crash Injuries

As you can imagine, being in an accident with a large truck is no small matter. A momentary lapse in judgment, slippery road conditions, or lack of proper maintenance can run you off the road, push you into other lanes of traffic, or cause a collision between your vehicle and the semi-truck. The potential for injury in these circumstances is huge, and the chances of fatal injuries are terrible.

  • Neck & Back Injuries
  • Head & Brain Injuries
  • Internal Bleeding
  • Broken Bones
  • Seat Belt Injuries
  • Amputation
  • Paralysis
  • Whiplash
  • Wrongful Death
  • Disfigurement
  • Amputation

Your Truck Accident Personal Injury Lawyer

If you’ve experienced an injury resulting from a car crash with a large truck, Sayegh Law office is here to help you in San Dimas, Laverne, Glendora, and the surrounding areas in Southern California. We can help you with your personal injury or wrongful death claim. Contact us today to schedule your free consultation

Sayegh Law offers expert legal representation in cases of personal injury in the San Dimas, CA area. Since 1991, William Sayegh has been dedicated to effective, professional, and courteous service to the Southern California community. We focus on protecting the rights of our clients and recovering the damages they deserve by offering high-quality legal representation.