Nowadays, individuals in Virginia and elsewhere rely on shopping for things on-line. It is not only convenient to go to the store on the weekends or after work, making on-line shopping one’s go-to for most things that they need. Because of this, goods are shipped all across the state and nation, and the trucking industry is relied on to get these deliveries to their final destination on a timely basis. While large trucks, such as semi-trucks and tractor-trailers is an efficient way to ship goods, this can cause many risks on the roadways. When a truck driver or trucking company does not follow federal trucking regulations, this could be the cause of a serious and even fatal truck crash.
At Crandall & Katt, Attorneys at Law, our skilled attorneys understand the devastation that can behalf victims of a truck crash Because of this, we are dedicated to guiding our clients on their path towards justice. This process begins by understanding the cause of the accident.
A thorough investigation can reveal the cause of the crash. Was the truck driver fatigued? Did a trucking company provide incentives to violate hours of service? Was the vehicle properly maintained? Was it loaded properly? Was a truck driver distracted or intoxicated? Any of the reasons could be the cause, and our law firm will uncover the evidence to prove cause and liability.
To learn more, check out our law firm’s truck accident website. The injuries and damages that follow a truck accident are likely severe. Because of this, it is vital to take steps to explore one’s rights and ensure they are protected. And, if federal trucking regulations are violated, it is imperative to take steps to prove violation and damages suffered.