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In Jefferson City, Truck Accident Attorneys Offer Paths To Hope

It is estimated there are over five million car crashes every year. Out of these crashes, more than two million result in a person being injured and over thirty thousand result in fatalities. Every day, many of us spend time in traffic. Even if we are careful to drive safely, we can be in an accident and suffer injuries because of the wrongdoings of negligent drivers.

In the United States every year, there are approximately half a million collisions that include tractor-trailers and other vehicles or pedestrians. Approximately 5,000 people die each year as a result of these collisions and the majority of these deaths occurred in rural regions.

The trucking Industry is a big business, with revenues over $500 billion a year and the numbers continue to climb as more products are moved every day over the same roads that passenger vehicles share. At Grayson & Grayson, our personal injury team represents people throughout central Missouri after they have been injured in truck accidents and other motor vehicle accidents.

Pursue Compensation With Our Personal Injury Lawyers’ Help

With so many drivers and vehicle occupants on the road, there is an ethical responsibility to drive with excessive care to avoid injuring others. Even more so, trucking companies have a responsibility to hire professional, safe, and competent drivers to ensure the safety of the roads. One careless act can change the lives of not only the people on the roads but also their families, loved ones, and those who count on them.

After any automobile collision, an insurance company immediately springs into action, building a case against the person injured in the collision. You and your family deserve to have a voice in the process as well. And your voice needs to be heard early. The attorneys at Grayson & Grayson know how to build a case and receive everything you deserve.

It is free to call and ask an attorney at Grayson & Grayson to review the accident that caused you or your loved one’s injury. The truck accident lawyers at Grayson & Grayson will answer your questions and give you advice on resolving all your concerns. For best results, contact the firm as soon as possible so they can begin their investigation and protect you from cunning insurance adjusters, investigators, and defense lawyers.

Truck Accidents FAQ

The following questions about truck accidents in Missouri are typical of ones that we often answer in free initial consultations. We also personalize answers to questions like these in ongoing conversations with our clients who are seeking compensation after suffering injuries in truck crashes.

What are some of the reasons for which truck accidents occur?

Truck accidents in Missouri can happen for various reasons, including driver fatigue, speeding, distracted driving (such as texting while driving) impaired driving (using alcohol or drugs), inadequate training, mechanical failures and poor weather conditions. Other contributing factors may involve improper cargo loading, trucking company negligence or violations of federal trucking regulations.

What kind of compensation can I get after a truck accident?

People injured in truck accidents in Missouri may be entitled to various types of compensation, such as medical expenses, lost wages, property damage, and pain and suffering. After fatalities, wrongful death benefits may be available for surviving family members. The amount of compensation can vary based on the specific circumstances of the accident, the severity of injuries and the impact on the harmed person’s life.

How can a lawyer help with my truck accident case?

A skilled truck accident lawyer can assist you by thoroughly investigating the accident, gathering evidence (including accident reports, witness statements and electronic data from the truck), negotiating with insurance companies, and advocating for your rights in court if necessary. They can also guide you through complex legal processes, assess the true value of your claim, and strive to maximize your compensation while you focus on recovery.

Contact A Jefferson City Trucking Accident Attorney Today

Grayson & Grayson is located in Jefferson City and serves clients throughout central Missouri,

Reach out to us today by email or call 573-255-8997 to get the compensation you deserve and start on your path to recovery.