Strong Advocacy After A Tractor-Trailer Accident
The names vary somewhat, depending on where you are. Tractor-trailer, semitrailer-truck, big rig, 18-wheeler – all refer to a combination in which a tractor unit pulls a trailer with a load. If you’re been injured by one, you are likely dealing with devastating injuries.
At The Law Offices of Tyler & Peery, in San Antonio, we focus our practice on these cases and have built a proven record of helping injured people obtain rightful compensation. Give us a call today to schedule a free consultation. We serve clients throughout Texas.
Exposing Negligence By Truck Drivers
It’s not uncommon for truck drivers to blame other drivers for causing an accident. Exposing truck driver negligence is essential for assigning fault and recovering the full compensation you deserve. In investigating truck accidents, our attorneys work with accident investigators in measuring skid marks, reviewing data from a truck’s onboard black box data recorder, analyzing GPS information, and inspecting a driver’s logbook.
By comparing fuel receipts against GPS information, we can often determine if a truck driver exceeded his maximum allowable drive time hours. This is important in cases where driver fatigue is a factor. In measuring skid marks and analyzing data from a truck’s black box data recorder, we can often determine if a truck driver was speeding or engaged in unusual driving maneuvers.
Free Consultations – Contact Our Tractor-Trailer Accident Attorneys Today
Our attorneys understand the regulations and requirements that govern the trucking industry and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. We’re prepared for tactics employed by truckers and their employers to confuse issues and shift blame. To arrange a free consultation, call our office or complete the online form.