Carencro La Trucking Accident Attorney

Cars aren’t the only vehicles using America’s roadways; today, there are over 15 million trucks on the roads, two million of which are tractor trailers.

Hiring a truck accident lawyer or personal injury attorney can be very important to get advice or representation. L. Clayton Burgess can help you recover property damages, medical expenses, lost wages and compensation for pain and suffering. An experienced Carencro trucking accident attorney can provide you with an initial consultation FREE of charge to you regardless of whether you retain our services. You will work with an accident attorney who has extensive experience handling car and truck accident settlements.

Rollovers are one of the major causes of fatalities and injuries in trucking accidents. They are often caused by driver errors such as:

  • taking a curve too fast
  • driving too fast
  • fatigue
  • inexperience, or
  • improperly distributing the truck’s load.

Successfully pursuing a truck accident lawsuit requires an in-depth understanding of state and federal trucking regulations. The Louisiana trucking accident attorneys at the law firm of L. Clayton Burgess have extensive knowledge of these laws and have the resources to expertly investigate your claim. Our experienced trucking accident attorneys knows how to find, collect, interpret, and present the evidence that you must have to prove your case and recover the monetary outcome you deserve.

In 2015, 194 people were injured as a direct result of 199 trucking accidents. Compare to:

2014, 312 people were injured as a direct result of 252 trucking accidents in Lafayette Parish.

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The trucking accident attorneys at the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess have the refined skill and lengthy litigation experience necessary to handle many kinds of personal injury claims, including automobile accidents, trucking accidents, commercial vehicle accidents, workplace accidents, toxic torts, products liability, birth injuries, and brain injuries, among many others. The circumstances surrounding any accident claim can oftentimes be complex, which leads to great difficulty determining who is liable for resulting damages.

Our Louisiana personal injury lawyers handle many kinds of personal injury claims, including car accidents, trucking accidents, bus accidents, offshore accidents, brain injuries and wrongful death claims. It takes an experienced accident injury attorney to oversee your claim and fight for just compensation in a court of law.

If you are a loved one have suffered a trucking accident in Carencro, Louisiana, or have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, Don’t Delay! Call Clay! Contact our Lafayette Office: (337) 234-7573 or Toll Free: (877) 234-7573.