Tractor-trailers and other large trucks on area roads such as Route 70 are capable of causing devastating damage in an accident. If you have been hurt in a collision involving a commercial vehicle, the Carolina Law Group in New Bern, led by Tommy Kellis, is here to pursue justice on your behalf. Our experienced North Carolina attorneys press to hold negligent drivers and trucking companies liable for the harm that results from a crash. You can rely on our dedicated team to battle for maximum compensation in a settlement or judgment.
The size and weight of trucks make them more dangerous in several ways. Tractor-trailers have larger blind spots and are less maneuverable than smaller vehicles. If a quick stop is required, trucks might not be able to avoid contact with another vehicle because of their longer braking distance. Accident injures are likely to be more severe because of the force applied by a commercial vehicle. Factors that are often present in truck accidents include the following:
Drawing on extensive experience representing victims of auto accidents and consulting with accident reconstruction experts when necessary, we will present a clear case regarding the causes of your truck crash injury.
Most commercial vehicles have event data recorders that include critical “black box” information. Our firm uses this information along with physical evidence and witness testimony to determine who is liable for your accident. Businesses such as trucking companies might be legally responsible for the actions of their drivers and the failures of their vehicles. Other possible defendants include parts manufacturers, truck maintenance companies, contractors and other drivers who might have contributed to the collision.
We advocate for North Carolina truck accident victims in cases involving the all types of harm, such as:
In all types of personal injury matters arising from commercial vehicle accidents, our lawyers pursue the maximum amount of compensation possible so that your needs can be met and you can recover some quality of life.
Carolina Law Group in New Bern, led by Tommy Kellis, represents clients who have been injured in commercial truck accidents in Craven County other North Carolina locations. Please call 252-636-3737 or contact us online for a consultation.