You’ve read about them and seen them, but you never expected to be in one yourself. Truck accidents involving big commercial haulers happen all too often on Louisiana roads. This time, you are the victim of such an accident and the injuries it left you with will likely affect you for the rest of your life. What can you do?
Depending on the cause of the crash, you may be entitled to seek compensation for your losses. There are a number of ways to do this. First, you can accept whatever offer the insurance company is willing to give you. Second, you can negotiate new terms with the insurance company and/or the party responsible for the accident. Third, you can take the matter the court.
Trucking companies are likely to have legal teams working to limit how much they have to pay out following truck accidents. While you certainly can try to fight for compensation alone, you do not have to. An experienced personal injury attorney can help you take the steps necessary to fight for fair and full compensation. To learn more about how, please take a minute and visit our firm’s website.
The damages victims suffer following truck accidents can be life-altering for them and their family members. The losses may come in physical, emotional and financial forms — all of which can be devastating. Having someone on your side who knows and understands personal injury law and how to fight your case in or out of a Louisiana civil court can prove invaluable to your case. The other side will have attorneys fighting for them, and you deserve to have the same.