Pile-up accidents more often tend to be major disasters, especially when a truck is the cause of the pile-up. Based on the number of vehicles and passengers in each one, there may be dozens of injured people and some may even die in the accident. These accidents are also mostly restricted to high-speed lanes on major highways and interstates where the trucks roll fast and sometimes entangle other vehicles due to a wide-turn, brake failure or jack-knife accident. If someone you love was harmed was a result of a negligent truck driver and caused a pile up accident, you may be entitled to monetary compensation a truck accident lawsuit. You may be able to recover damages to cover loss of wages, pain and suffering, and more. If you lost someone in a pile up accident, you may be entitled to monetary compensation in a wrongful death lawsuit. Contact us today to find out more and to explore the details of your case.
Have you or a loved one been involved in pile-up accidents caused by a truck? Contact a truck accident attorney near you today and find out what kind of legal options you have as a pile-up victim.
A lot of truck accidents (29.4 percent) are caused by brake related issues, and almost all are caused by driver negligence combined with brake or tire issues. For example, a jack-knife accident where the trailer swings out into a 90-degree angle with the cab can be caused by a skidding truck whose tires cannot grip properly and the brake malfunctions.
Are you or a loved one suffering as a victim of pile-up accidents? Find out who can be held responsible by contacting a truck accident attorney in your area today.
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