Truck Accident Lawyer Representing People Injured In New York Truck Accidents
Accidents with commercial trucks involve a very different set of issues than normal automobile accidents. The truck accident lawyers of The Rybak Firm, PLLC., understand the specific nuances involved in semi truck and tractor-trailer accidents. We have the resources necessary to pursue your case. Truck accident cases can be costly to pursue and to properly investigate; having the necessary resources to handle these tasks is essential!
Large commercial trucks fulfill an extremely important role in our economy, transporting trillions of dollars worth of goods and cargo across our nation’s highways every year. Large commercial trucks are some of the most dangerous vehicles on our nation’s roadways. Unfortunately, their size and weight these vehicles can place other drivers on the road and pedestrians at risk of suffering a serious injury, or worse, in the event of a truck accident. Therefore, a failure to exercise appropriate care and caution with these vehicles can put unsuspecting motorists at risk of being involved in devastating accidents. At The Rybak Firm, PLLC we have the experience necessary to represent clients in cases involving:
- Drunk Driving Accidents
- Truck Defect / Malfunction
- Trucking Company Negligence
- Truck Driver Error / Negligence
- No-Zone Truck Accidents
- Garbage Truck Accidents
Top 10 Truck Accident Factors
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), list the following ten factors for most common potential factors involved in a truck accident. They are:
- Brake problems
- Traffic flow interruption (congestion, previous crash)
- Prescription drug use
- Traveling too fast for conditions
- Unfamiliarity with roadway
- Roadway problems
- Required to stop before crash (traffic control device, crosswalk)
- Over-the-counter drug use
- Inadequate surveillance
What Our Team Of Truck Accident Attorneys Can Do For You
Our Truck Accident Attorneys have experience in investigating truck accidents. By interviewing witnesses, photographing the scene, obtaining surveillance video of the accident and obtaining accident reconstruction experts, our Truck Accident Attorney can uncover the necessary evidence essential to building a strongest case. There are numerous documents which must be obtained including, Driver’s Log Book, Trip Sheet, Route Schedule, and Time Card, all drivers’ logs, manifests and other documents prepared by or on behalf of the driver for the period of 30 days prior to and including the date of the accident. Additionally inspection reports must be requested, among them, Inspection reports prepared for the truck, involved in the occurrence, including the inspection report for the date of accident, the first inspection report and checklist for the truck following the accident. Our New York Truck Accident Lawyer have the experience which enables them to quickly identify the documents critical to a successful resolution of the case.
Because of the terrible impact that these types of injuries can have on an individual’s life, those who are hurt in a truck accident may be entitled to pursue financial compensation for their losses. No one who suffers an injury in a truck accident for which they were not at fault should have to bear the burdens of another party’s negligence or recklessness. A successful truck accident claim may help you secure the financial assistance you need to pay for medical bills, lost wages, and other losses.
Contact Truck Accident Lawyer Today
If you or someone you know has been injured in a truck accident, we can help you take action. Contact the Truck Accident Attorney of The Rybak Firm, PLLC., by calling (718) 307-5554 today to speak with an experienced Truck Accident Lawyer about the possible merits of legal action in your truck accident injury case.
Accident Lawyers Near Me
Our offices are located in Brooklyn, NY. Although our offices are in Brooklyn, NY we serve the whole NYC Metro Area and represent clients in every borough of New York City. Our Accident Lawyers are able to travel to you if you are unable to meet at our offices due to an injury. We also provide free transportation to and from our offices.
Our office address is:
1810 Voorhies Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11235