POINTE COUPEE PARISH: TRUCKING ACCIDENT ATTORNEY
POINTE COUPEE PARISH TRUCKING ACCIDENT ATTORNEY
People who are hurt in a truck accident in Louisiana can and should demand accountability from the trucking company if the company and/or its driver is at fault for the collision. This is typically done by hiring an attorney who will build a case and file a lawsuit against the company. Many cases never go to court because a settlement is reached between your attorney and the trucking company.
Trucking accident attorneys can work with you to understand the common reasons for trucking accidents, and the relationships among the persons and entities connected to the truck, the trailer, and the load.
The Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess will help you determine whether you have a valid claim and how your case will be presented. We can provide a FREE initial consultation and work with you on whether to pursue an action in court.You will work with an accident attorney who has extensive experience handling car and truck accident settlements.
Why do you need an attorney?
If the accident wasn’t your fault, having an attorney on your side gives you the best odds of getting all your bills and expenses covered so you don’t have to pay out of pocket. An experienced trucking attorney will make sure the accident scene gets promptly investigated to gather evidence and will bring in an expert to analyze the accident. Building a case takes time, and so does negotiating for the best outcome for you.
Because the web of players in the trucking industry can be complicated and getting information from the right sources may require some industry know-how, it is very important to get advice or representation from a personal injury lawyer. Please contact the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess. An attorney familiar with trucking laws and personal injury cases can also seek compensation for your suffering and hardship.
Laws Governing Truck Accidents
Federal laws and regulations govern the trucking industry. These laws establish certain standards that trucking companies, owners, and drivers must meet, and often determine who is responsible for a trucking accident.
When trucking companies fail to meet their responsibilities, the trucking accident lawyers at the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess respond by aggressively seeking restitution for victims who have been seriously damaged by the company’s’ negligence and disregard for safety. We have successfully represented numerous individuals in obtaining compensation after accidents involving commercial trucks.
In 2015, 45 injuries were reported as a direct result of 33 trucking accidents.
2014, 21 people were injured as a direct result of 23 trucking accidents in Pointe Coupee Parish.
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The Louisiana trucking accident attorneys at the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess have the refined skill and lengthy litigation experience necessary to handle many kinds of personal injury claims, including automobile accidents, trucking accidents, commercial vehicle accidents, workplace accidents, toxic torts, products liability, birth injuries, and brain injuries, among many others. The circumstances surrounding any accident claim can oftentimes be complex, which leads to great difficulty determining who is liable for resulting damages.
Our personal injury attorneys handle many kinds of personal injury claims, including car accidents, trucking accidents, bus accidents, offshore accidents, brain injuries and wrongful death claims. It takes an experienced personal injury attorney to oversee your claim and fight for just compensation in a court of law.
If you or a loved one have suffered a personal injury in Pointe Coupee Parish, or have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, contact the Louisiana truck accident attorneys at the Law Office of L. Clayton Burgess today! We have 7 locations throughout Louisiana to serve you. Call us today to set up a free consultation to discuss your case. Call toll-free (877) 234-7573. Don’t Delay! Call Clay! Our Baton Rouge Office: (225) 922-4416 or Toll Free: (877)