18-wheelers are the largest vehicles on our highways, and they are involved in some of the most dangerous and terrifying traffic accidents. The sheer size and weight of these massive machines leaves anyone involved in a truck accident – especially the occupants of the other vehicles – extremely vulnerable to serious injuries. If someone else’s negligence leaves you injured in a truck accident, turn to an experienced Cumming 18-wheeler accident attorney.
When it comes to truck accidents, truck driver negligence is often the cause. Truck drivers are professional drivers who make their living behind the wheel of their rigs, and as a result, they are held to exacting safety restrictions that are intended to help keep our highways and roads safer for everyone who travels on them. When truckers engage in negligent driving practices, it can lead to life-threatening accidents. Truck driver negligence can take many forms, including:
Driver negligence is incredibly dangerous, and when the driver is behind a large truck, it is even more so. There are other parties that might be liable, including the trucking company, truck manufacturer, and others involved in the trucking operation at issue.
If you’ve been injured in a truck accident that was caused by someone else’s negligence, the dedicated 18-wheeler accident attorneys at Banks, Stubbs & McFarland – proudly serving both Forsyth County and Cumming – have impressive experience guiding clients with cases like yours toward optimal resolutions, and we are here for you, too. To learn more, please don’t hesitate to contact us online or call us at 770-887-1209 today.