St. Tammany Truck Accident Attorney
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?
For decades, the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess has been advising truck accident victims about their legal options. 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.
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.
You need someone on your side from the very beginning. We can help.
Protect your rights
Investigate and preserve critical evidence
Help you navigate the medical world as you undergo what may be a slow recovery
Give you practical advice about how to deal with everyday life in the face of serious injuries.
Experienced Truck Injury Attorneys
The Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess will help you determine whether you have a valid claim and how your case will be presented. We have 7 locations throughout Louisiana to serve you. Call us today to set up a free consultation to discuss your case. Call toll-free (877) 234-7573. Our experienced trucking accident attorneys explore whether the violation of one or more such laws and regulations caused or contributed to your accident.
The drivers and their trucking companies must comply with a vast array of federal and state laws and regulations that do not apply to the ordinary motorist. These laws and regulations govern controlled substance and alcohol use, proper loading and tie-down requirements, maintenance and inspection procedures, licensing and driver qualifications, hours of service and much more.
When trucking companies fail to meet their responsibilities, the trucking accident lawyers at the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess respond by aggressively seeking restitution for victims who have been seriously damaged by the company’s’ negligence and disregard for safety. We have successfully represented numerous individuals in obtaining compensation after accidents involving commercial trucks.
Louisiana Accident Statistics
In 2015, 96 injuries were reported, 8 fatalities, as a direct result of 164 trucking accidents. Compare to:
2014, 147 people were injured as a direct result of 176 trucking accidents in St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana. There were 4 fatalities involving commercial trucks.
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Don’t Delay, Call Clay
The Louisiana 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 personal injury attorneys 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 personal injury attorney to oversee your claim and fight for just compensation in a court of law.
If you or a loved one have suffered a personal injury in St. Tammany Parish, or have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, contact the Louisiana truck accident attorneys at the Law Office of L. Clayton Burgess today!
Don’t Delay! Call Clay! Our Baton Rouge Office: (225) 922-4416 or Toll Free: (877) 234-7573.