A road trip, family vacation, or even just a drive to work can quickly turn into a nightmare when you are involved in a trucking accident. Today’s trucks are so large that most accidents result in totaling the vehicle that they collide with as well as injuring both drivers in the crash. Many times, it is the commercial vehicle that is at fault. The cause of such auto accidents can be alcohol abuse, reckless driving, mechanical failure, negligent truckers, and overloaded vehicles. Unless you are a commercial driver, none of these reasons are within your responsibility or control.
Seek Expert Help
After a traumatic experience like a trucking accident, it can be difficult to know what decisions to make to protect yourself. Emotions can run high post collision, and it can be hard to think straight for days after experiencing an auto accident due to the emotional trauma that was inflicted during the wreck. If you have been the innocent victim of such a crash, it is paramount that you seek legal representation to stand up for your rights.
A crash with a commercial vehicle usually entitles you to compensation that will help pay for the damages of your personal automobile as well as your medical bills. Just remember that professional help can save you a lot of money, and the sooner you seek guidance the better.
Call Us Today
We proudly serve all of Chicagoland including Oak Lawn, Hickory Hills, Orland Park, Burr Ridge and Burbank. If you were in a trucking accident, but aren’t sure what to do, don’t hesitate to give us a call at (773) 881-9000. We are personal injury specialists that want to make sure everything within our power is done to help you recover the compensation that you are owed.