Automobile accidents in New York City are quite common, given the amount of traffic and distractions all around. However, there is also an ample amount of accidents involving trucks, as any truck accident lawyer in New York can attest to. A recent example that you might have read about in the news is the large accident that occurred near the city on the New Jersey Turnpike, in which eight people were injured due to an accident involving a bus and three tractor trailers.
Thankfully not every traffic accident in which trucks are involved are so severe, but the unfortunate does occur, often resulting in serious injuries and possibly even death. If you have been in a truck accident, or are concerned about the welfare of a loved one who suffered injuries in an accident in which a truck was at fault, then it is in your best interests to contact a truck accident lawyer NYC.
Well experienced with the laws and regulations regarding truck drives and safety in and around the city, a professional and knowledgeable NY truck accident attorney can investigate the accident details thoroughly, and possibly prove negligence on the part of the truck driver or company in which the truck driver was employed. As a victim or relative of a victim involved in a truck-related accident, you are entitled to certain rights and compensation. Your lawyer can explain to you what types of compensation you may be entitled to (typically much more than an insurance company is willing to offer). Contact us today if you need assistance.