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Truck Crash Lawyer in Llano County

Llano County Truck Crash Lawyer

Burnet Attorney for Commercial Trucking Accidents

After being hurt in a truck accident, people filing claims are often surprised to find that the opposition is not a single truck driver but instead lawyers representing a large trucking company. The scales can feel as if they are not tipped in your favor when up against those odds. Retain the legal services of Llano County personal injury attorney Russ Baker and give yourself the representation you deserve. At the Law Office of Russ Alan Baker, PLLC, we understand the challenges of large truck accidents, and we prepared to help you obtain full compensation under the law.

Potentially Liable Parties in Trucking Accidents

Trucking accidents can prove quite difficult for a plaintiff to manage without the help of a dedicated truck accident lawyer. Just establishing liability in such a claim may be a multistep process that requires a keen eye for details and ample time to sort through them.

In any given accident with a commercial truck, there may be multiple liable parties, such as:

  • Truck driver: The most obvious answer is often the right one, and this is true in truck accident cases. Many trucking accidents occur when the trucker makes a critical mistake, drives while intoxicated or under the influence of drugs, or falls asleep at the wheel.
  • Trucking company: The parent company that runs or owns the commercial truck has responsibility over how the truck is managed and who drives it. Poor hiring processes or creating schedules that keep truckers behind the wheel to the point of exhaustion could put liability onto the trucking company.
  • Maintenance crew: A large commercial truck will require regular maintenance to be up to federal standards of safety. If the maintenance crew does not perform the proper repairs, a truck part could catastrophically fail in mid-route.
  • Load crew: Even the staff members in charge of loading a commercial truck can play an integral part in keeping it safe, or making it unsafe. Improperly stacked, secured, or loaded cargo can come loose or misbalance the trailer, making it impossible for the trucker to safely control the vehicle.

Call 325-216-2006 for a Free Consultation

Getting to work on your truck accident case sooner than later is one easy way to improve the chances that your claim will be successful. The Law Office of Russ Alan Baker, PLLC offers free consultations with Attorney Baker, allowing you to learn more about what you should do without digging into your wallet. For more information, contact our office. Call 325-216-2006 to schedule an appointment today. We serve truck accident victims in Llano County, Burnet County, Brown County, Mills County, Mason County, San Saba County, and throughout Central Texas.

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