The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) confirms that each year, there are approximately 420,000 accidents – some of which are literally deadly –here in the U.S.
In this issue, the highly experienced Los Angeles truck accident lawyer, Ramtin Sadighim, will share the most commonly associated reasons accidents and injuries are experienced with a large truck, and how to avoid such incidents.
First, it’s important to define what a large truck is for the purposes of this entry.
Large trucks typically weigh 10,000 pounds or more. They can be a single-unit truck or a combination, such as a truck pulling a trailer.
Here are the most commonly reported reasons or causes of accidents involving large trucks:
For the driver on the business end of a large truck accident, the results can be deadly. Few personally owned vehicles are able to withstand the sheer force of a multi-ton truck.
Injuries routinely reported from large truck accidents include:
A few proactive steps you can take will significantly reduce the likelihood of being involved in a truck accident:
As one of the leading Los Angeles personal injury attorneys, Ramtin Sadighim will thoroughly examine your accident case and develop a winning strategy for you to get the compensation you deserve.
For further information or to schedule an appointment, please contact the Law Offices of Ramtin Sadighim at 888-999-8744 or visit www.CaliAccidentAttorney.com to learn more.