Injuries sustained in truck accidents can be severe, including head trauma, spinal cord damage, disfigurement, burns, broken bones, lacerations, paralysis, or even death. A consultation with experienced trucking accident attorney, L. Clayton Burgess, can help you recover property damages, medical expenses, lost wages and compensation for pain and suffering.
If you are the victim of a trucking accident in Iberia Parish, the question of who is responsible and what actually caused the accident are often much more complicated than in a simple traffic accident. There are many players involved, from the driver to the owner of the truck, and getting information about what went wrong often requires some industry know-how. An experienced Iberia Parish trucking accident attorney can provide you with an initial consultation FREE of charge to you regardless of whether you retain our services.
Successfully pursuing a truck accident lawsuit requires an in-depth understanding of state and federal trucking regulations. Truck drivers, through driving logs and other records, are held to a higher standard than drivers of passenger vehicles, and trucking companies are required to follow strict procedures. Our Louisiana trucking accident lawyers at the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess work aggressively to seek restitution for victims who have been seriously damaged by the company’s negligence and disregard for safety.
In 2015, 124 people were injured as a direct result of 70 trucking accidents. Compare to:
2014, 56 people were injured as a direct result of 62 trucking accidents in Iberia 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 from a trucking accident in Iberia Parish, or have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, Don’t Delay! Call Clay! Contact our Lafayette Office: (877) 234-7573.