Every year, around 5,000 trucks are involved in fatal crashes, and in 2005 alone, there were at least 78,000 crashes that produced injuries. Due to their enormous size, it is no surprise that many of these accidents involve serious injuries that alter lives and greatly affect victims and their families. That is why it is important for truck manufacturers and trucking companies to ensure that they do not unleash faulty vehicles upon the roadway. Regrettably, the frequency with which truck malfunctions or defective truck parts lead to accidents indicates that they are often negligent in this duty.
If you or a loved one has been hurt in a truck accident resulting from a malfunction or defect, it is important to pursue the financial compensation that you may be due. To speak with an experienced attorney about your case, contact the Waukesha truck malfunction attorneys of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. by calling 800-242-2874.
It can be difficult to determine what the specific cause of a truck accident is in the immediate aftermath. This is one reason why it is advisable to consult with an attorney who can ensure that a full investigation is conducted. Upon closer inspection, it may be discovered that a truck defect or malfunction led to your crash. The following are among the most common such problems:
When either of the above played a significant contributing role in your accident, you are likely entitled to pursue financial compensation for medical bills, vehicle repairs, and other damages incurred by the crash.
The physical and emotional toll of a traffic collision, along with medical bills and lost wages can be overwhelming. If you or a loved one is suffering due to the negligence of a truck manufacturer or trucking company, the Waukesha truck part defect lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. can help. Contact us at 800-242-7205 to speak with a skilled and experienced attorney about your potential case.