Large commercial trucks and similar vehicles have the potential to cause major harm when accidents occur. If you’ve been involved in a collision with a large truck, it’s likely you’ve sustained injuries that may have a permanent impact on your quality of life.
Has this happened to you in the Reading, Pennsylvania area? Or, has a loved one lost their life in a truck accident?
You may be eligible to recover compensation for various losses resulting from the accident if so. Learn more by reviewing your case with a Reading truck accident attorney at Solomon, Sherman & Gabay. We will explain your legal options and provide effective representation if you choose to hire us.
Accidents involving large commercial trucks have been known to cause such injuries as:
That is not an exhaustive list. Regardless, if you’ve been injured in a truck accident, you likely are in need of costly medical treatment. Your ability to pay for this treatment yourself may be hampered by the fact that your injuries might also be severe enough to prevent you from working and earning a wage.
Some truck accident victims never make full recoveries. When injuries are particularly severe, a victim may be in need of ongoing care. They might also never be able to find gainful employment again.
Unfortunately, it’s not uncommon for truck accident victims to lose their lives. Their surviving loved ones must cope with both emotional and financial burdens as they adjust to life without the deceased.
Victims of truck accidents and the surviving loved ones of those who lose their lives in such accidents may file claims to seek compensation for such losses and damages as:
Filing a claim to seek compensation is an option when it can be shown that a truck accident resulted from negligence. Although there are exceptions, usually, the trucking company itself will be the negligent party in these circumstances. Victims can thus file claims to collect compensation from the trucking company’s insurance.
Strongly consider enlisting the help of our Reading truck accident law firm if you plan on taking legal action because you were harmed or a loved one was killed in a truck accident. We can:
Being injured or losing a loved one in a truck accident resulting from negligence is a devastating experience. At Solomon, Sherman & Gabay, our Reading truck accident attorneys can help ease some of your burdens by pursuing the compensation you deserve. Learn more by contacting us online or calling us at 215-665-1100 for a free consultation.