Given the sheer size of an 18-wheeler, it is easy to see how an accident involving such a large vehiclecan result in a serious or life-altering injury or death. However, it is also important to remember semi-truck accidents are not the only type of trucking collisions that can lead to severe injuries. Indeed, bus, delivery truck and garbage truck accidents can be disastrous as well.
If you have been injured in any type of trucking accident, you need an experienced, skilled and fearless local attorney to take on the trucking companies. At Oakes Law Group, you can count on us to defend your rights and help you seek the compensation you are entitled. You will never have to worry about getting lost in the shuffle at Oakes Law Group, as our trucking accident attorneys will personally handle your case from start to finish. When you need help the most, let us assist you.
Given the many major highways that intersect throughout suburban Detroit, commercial trucking accidents are a very real risk, especially when these 18-wheelers are in rush to meet delivery deadlines.
While many rules and regulations are in place to make commercial trucking more safe, sadly, these regulations are not always followed. In some cases, these drivers choose to stay behind the wheel longer than permitted by law, which can lead to driver fatigue, and subsequently, serious motor vehicle wrecks. In other instances, a trucking accident can occur when a semi is not properly maintained including the brakes or lights.
A Oakes Law Group, we are quite familiar with the rules and , including when these rules violations can lead to legal liability. Regardless of whether you need assistance with or are seeking additional damages against the truck driver or trucking company, we can help.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a trucking accident, the personal injury lawyers at Oakes Law Group, can provide trusted and knowledgeable legal guidance. While our main office is located in Lansing, Grand Rapids, Muskegon and Saginaw, MI. You can email us online or call us at 1 (888) 886-5711.