Los Angeles Truck Accident Attorney
When a truck or commercial vehicle gets into an accident with an automobile, the impact often causes catastrophic and often fatal injuries for the parties involved. If you or a loved one has been involved in an accident with a truck, you need the assistance of an accident attorney in Los Angeles who specifically handles truck accidents claims to protect your legal rights.
At the Nourmand Law firm, our lawyers are ready to assist you and fight for your rights. We have the knowledge and resources to maximize your damages for the injuries you have suffered.
Common Causes of Truck Accidents in Los Angeles
Driving a truck or 18-wheeler is not an easy task. Safely operating these trucks involve proper judgment on the part of the truck driver, as well as proper maintenance of the truck. There are many reasons why truck accidents happen. Some of the common causes include:
- Driver fatigue
- Drunk driving
- Unchecked or unsafe truck loads
- Brake failure
- Blowout of tires
Regardless of the cause of your accident, the results are often devastating and will no doubt significantly affect the lives of the victims and their loved ones. This is precisely why you need to hire an aggressive Los Angeles attorney who specifically handles this type of accident to protect your rights and fight to get you the full extent of the compensation that you deserve.
Damages Available To Truck Accidents Victims
The attorneys at the Nourmand Law Firm are capable of assessing complex truck accidents and determining the damages that you deserve. Depending on the specific facts of your situation, you may be entitled to various damages, including:
- Loss of present and future wages
- Loss of future earning capacity
- Pain and suffering
- Mental distress
- Medical expenses
- Any other out of pocket expenses related to the accident
Holding the Right Parties Liable
The two main parties who are typically liable in most accidents involving trucks are the truck driver and his or her employer. However, these two parties may not be the only entities responsible for your injuries. Our legal team will investigate the facts of your case to determine who else may be liable for your injuries.
Parties who may be liable include:
- Truck driver
- Owner of the truck
- Trucking company
- Third-party employers
- Shippers of the materials in the truck
- Party who loaded the material on the truck
Experienced Truck Accident Attorneys in Los Angeles
If you or a loved one has been injured in a truck accident, it is in your best interest to hire an attorney who can aggressively fight to get you the full money damages that you deserve. The legal team at the Nourmand Law Firm will work hard to maximize your financial compensation. For more information or to schedule a complimentary consultation with one of our attorneys, please call us at (310) 553-3600 or contact us online.