When a passenger vehicle is involved in an accident with a commercial truck (also known as semis, tractor trailers or 18 wheelers), enormous damage can occur resulting in serious injuries or death due to the sheer size of these vehicles.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a truck accident IN Scott, La., an attorney may be able to help you file a lawsuit to recover compensation for your losses. The process of collecting damages from the party at-fault for your accident can be complicated. A consultation with an experienced trucking accident attorney at the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess will help you determine whether you have a valid claim and how your case will be presented.
Commercial trucks include delivery trucks, gasoline trucks, garbage trucks and freight trucks. Many times, trucking companies put their interest of delivery their goods or materials on time ahead of your safety. If you or a family member has been involved in a commercial trucking accident, damages, medical expenses, lost wages and compensation for pain and suffering.
Facing the catastrophic results of a trucking accident alone can be frightening. Who can you turn to for advice about the many practical, medical and legal issues you will confront? How can you best protect your interests when you are up against the money and power of a big trucking company?
Our Louisiana trucking accident lawyers at the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess can provide information on whether to pursue an action in court. We have successfully represented numerous individuals in obtaining compensation after accidents involving commercial trucks. We work aggressively to seek restitution for victims who have been seriously damaged by the company’s negligence and disregard for safety..
In 2014 312 people were injured as a direct result of 251 trucking accidents in Lafayette Parish.
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Because the web of players in the trucking industry can be complicated and getting information from the right sources may require some industry know-how, it is very important to get advice or representation from a personal injury lawyer. Please contact the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess. If our lawyers do not collect money damages for you, you don’t owe an attorney fee. We don’t get paid unless we successfully recover compensation for you and your family.
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 personal injury in, Scott, Louisiana, or have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, Don’t Delay! Call Clay! Contact our Lafayette Office: (877) 234-7573.
An experienced Scott personal injury attorney can provide you with an initial consultation FREE of charge to you regardless of whether you retain our services. Together with our specially trained legal assistants, we work hard to prepare your case for a successful settlement or trial verdict. Along the way our trucking accident attorneys will answer your questions and explain legal procedures. Our goal is to obtain the fair and just compensation you deserve.