Truck Accidents

Nashville Truck Accident Lawyer

Truck Accidents in Tennessee

The massive size and weight of trucks mean that when they collide with another vehicle, the other vehicle—and its occupants—loses. Truck accidents can cause serious injuries requiring intensive and long-term medical care.

Witherington Injury Law has been assisting clients with motor vehicle accident cases since 2014. We seek maximum compensation for those injured in such accidents, and we have the experience and drive to get you the compensation you deserve if you’ve been involved in a collision with a truck. Call our Nashville trucking accident attorney, Patrick D. Witherington, to take advantage of our settlement evaluation and negotiation experience. We’re here to help.

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Types of Truck Accidents

Trucking accidents can happen in a variety of ways. Some of the most common types of truck accidents include:Truck laying on its side after a rollover accident

  • Rear End Accidents
  • Head-On Accidents
  • Rollover Accidents
  • Jackknife Accidents
  • Underride Accidents
  • Lost Load Accidents
  • Blind Spot Accidents

Common Causes of Truck Accidents

While semi drivers are trained to be professional, there are numerous ways truck accidents can happen. Truck drivers are under pressure to deliver their goods and, because of this, sometimes drive while sleep-deprived, lowering their reaction time and awareness. Mechanical failure on the truck itself can also lead to a crash, as can driving in adverse weather conditions.

Some common causes of truck accidents include:

  • Distracted Drivers
  • Tired Drivers
  • Driving Under the Influence
  • Poor Training
  • Unsecured Loads
  • Poor Truck Maintenance
  • Poor Road Conditions

For many truck drivers, the unfortunate reality is that it’s not if an accident happens, but when. In light of this, if you are injured in a truck accident, it important that you protect your rights to ensure you get the compensation you deserve.

Do I Need a Truck Accident Lawyer?

There may be more compensation available to you after a truck accident than you realize. Don't make the mistake of leaving money on the table.

Depending on the cause of the accident, there could be multiple entities deemed to be responsible for the accident, including the trucking company and the truck manufacturer. Our firm knows how to seek maximum compensation to ensure that you have the resources you need now and in the future.

To schedule your free initial consultation with our truck accident lawyer in Nashville, call (615) 697-6503 or contact us online to get in touch.

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