South Miami Truck Accidents
The physical and emotional destruction that follows accidents involving large vehicles likes trucks and 18-wheelers leaves victims reeling weeks, months, and even years after the accident. Human passengers and drivers are no match for the sheer size and weight of a truck spinning out of control in a collision. The typical damage of an automobile collision is magnified ten-fold.
There are many types of vehicles on the roads today that fall into the broad category of trucks, and all of them can be involved in accidents. You can imagine the devastation caused by accidents with dump trucks, box trucks, and freighters, just to name a few.
Because of the harm trucks can cause, there are numerous laws and regulations, both state and federal, which apply to truckers. There are many customs unique to the trucking industry. If you or a loved one has been hurt in a truck accident, you need an attorney that knows the unique laws and customs in order to prepare the best case.
Greenberg, Stone & Urbano, a South Florida firm, represents truck accident victims throughout Florida. Our attorneys have years of experience litigating truck accident cases, and we have achieved substantial settlements and verdicts for our clients. You may be in shock from your truck accident and not know what steps to take to protect your legal rights. Our legal team is knowledgeable, compassionate, and prepared to answer your questions.Causation and Liability in Truck Accidents
Our South Miami Truck accident lawyers know the crux of a truck crash case is to determine the cause of the accident. There could be more than one cause. We scrutinize the facts of each case to root out all negligent parties. A suite of expert testimony may be needed to support your case, and our firm knows the best accident reconstruction experts, the top human factor specialists, and skilled mechanics to provide opinions in your case. Our legal team will study all aspects of your claim, including exploring the prior record of the driver that caused your accident, his or her qualifications and training, and physical evidence concerning the accident itself.
Trucking companies and their insurance companies respond to accidents quickly to minimize their potential liability. Likewise, our attorneys will act quickly, too, before important case evidence disappears from the scene. We know what to look for in truck accident claims because we have managed hundreds of truck injury cases. It is not enough to send an investigator to the scene, though. Many factors, like missed truck inspections and sloppy hiring, may have contributed to your injuries, and each of these unique factors must also be explored.Compensation for Victims of 18-Wheeler Accidents
We expect victims of truck accidents to have severe injuries. Some injuries may take time to reveal themselves. We work in tandem with your medical professionals and family to develop a “whole life” compensation plan that sees to your immediate needs, as well as any future treatments, rehabilitative therapy, and other enduring needs you may face. We will seek lost wages, pain and suffering, and loss of enjoyment as well. For wrongful death claims, Greenberg, Stone & Urbano is prepared to represent family members of truck accident victims. No one can bring your loved one back, but we can fight to honor those you lost and obtain just and fair compensation for your loss.Contact Our South Miami Trucking Lawyers Today For a Free Consultation
The trucking accident attorneys of Greenberg, Stone & Urbano have successfully litigated wrongful death and personal injury claims for decades and have over a 100 years combined experience. Our attorneys have been voted “South Florida’s Top Rated Lawyers” by the Miami Herald, have been rated “AV” by Martindale Hubbell, and have been honored as “Superlawyers,” designating them as some of the most top-notch lawyers in America. The lawyers of Greenberg, Stone & Urbano have also been invited to be members of Primerus, a worldwide society of leading law firms. Call Greenberg, Stone & Urbano today to schedule your free consultation with one of our attorneys – we understand the seriousness of your trucking case and want to help you secure the compensation you deserve. Please contact us through our website or call us at (888) 499-9700 or (305) 595-2400. English and Spanish speaking representatives are available now to discuss your case.