Trucking accidents in Louisville, Kentucky are a common occurrence, and when a truck is involved in an accident, often with an important weight differential with automobiles and commercial vehicles, serious property and personal damage can occur. Sharing the road with large vehicles is dangerous. In addition, with a high center of gravity trucks are prone to rolling over, which lead every year to major accidents.
Accidents involving trucks happen for many reasons:
- A drunk truck driver
- Carelessness or negligence
- Poor maintenance
- Drivers with poor driving records
- Hazardous conditions
Initiating a lawsuit in regard to an accident involving a truck is challenging.
You’re likely to get entangled with a trucking company – which is very different from going against an individual and their insurance company. This is one of the reasons you may need the help of a seasoned attorney.
You need to hire a trucking accident attorney. We can help with several types of trucking accidents. We will handle all communication with law enforcement, the trucking company, and any insurance companies involved.
If you or a loved one is in need of legal assistance, call Goldberg Simpson at 502-585-8592 or 1-800-KENTUCKY.
The initial consultation is free of charge, and if we agree to handle your case, we will work on a contingency fee basis, which means we get paid for our services only if there is a monetary recovery of funds. In many cases, a lawsuit must be filed before a specific date, (statute of limitations). Please call right away to ensure that you do not waive your right to possible compensation.