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When You Work with an Experienced Truck Accident Lawyer, Your Case is Special

The trucking industry is huge, and if you commute in the mornings or late at night, you're certainly used to sharing the road with these giant vehicles. Sleep-deprived drivers often push themselves too hard, and when you combine that with the millions of passenger cars on the road every day, the results can be catastrophic. According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, in 2017 there were 450,000 crash accidents* reported involving large semi-trucks, and 23% of those crashes resulted in injury, often serious.

Tampa Bay and Saint Petersburg truck accident lawyer If you are injured in a semi-truck accident, the medical bills can pile up quickly, so it's important to retain an experienced truck accident lawyer immediately. A tractor-trailer accident lawyer is familiar with injury and negligence laws and can make sure you get a fair settlement. Truck drivers are required to be heavily insured, often in the millions. And determining fault may not be as simple as you think. In Florida, negligence for the accident can fall not only on the driver but on the companies employing them. There are often separate insurance companies for the truck, the driver, and the trailer. With such a complicated insurance case, it's crucial to get an experienced accident and injury lawyer on your side as soon as possible.

But How Do I Find a Truck Accident Lawyer Near Me?

At the Coleman Law Group, we know Florida accident and injury law. We'll treat your case with the compassionate, individualized attention you deserve, and there are absolutely no fees until we get you paid. Call to speak with one of our truck accident lawyers today or set up a free consultation at our Tampa Bay offices. We'll help you get the compensation you deserve.

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FAQ's

Are commercial semi-truck accidents different then car accidents?

Yes, because large commercial semi-trucks have special regulations that they must follow. Different safeguards are put into place to try and prevent accidents caused by these 'monsters of the road.' Some of those precautionary measures include, but are not limited to, weight limits, driver rest periods and speed protocols. Therefore, we treat truck accidents special and make sure we know the laws and rules to get you the best results.

Where can I find the special regulations that commercial, semi-truck, vehicles must follow?

Special regulations exist for commercial, semi-truck, vehicles in Florida. The Office of Commercial Vehicle Enforcement (CVE) is the Governor's designated lead agency responsible for commercial vehicle operations in Florida. Their website contains valuable information and can be found by clicking on this link: https://www.flhsmv.gov/florida-highway-patrol/commercial-vehicle-enforcement/.

Will a consult cost ME anything up front?

Coleman Law Group offers free case evaluation for ANY car accident, motorcycle accident, truck accident, or slip and fall case. If we take on your case, we only get paid if you do. So, NO, a Personal Injury Case Evaluation cost nothing up front, and you will only be charged if your case is involved in a monetary settlement. It cost $0 to make sure you are OK after an auto accident.

What happens if the insurance company doesn't want to settle?

This is a regular occurrence. This is simple answer, we file a lawsuit.

For more frequently asked questions, click https://colemanlawgroup.com/faq.html

* Source = Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA)

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