Seeking to recover your losses after a truck accident is unlike seeking financial compensation for any other type of vehicle collision. The factual issues are more complex, the legal issues are more complex, and you will be dealing with more companies that want to deny you any compensation for your financial and non-financial harm. For these reasons, hiring an experienced Stamford truck accident attorney is of utmost importance, and it is important that your attorney begin working on your claim as soon as possible.
At Berkowitz Hanna, our law firm represents truck accident victims and their families in Stamford, CT. Whether you were injured in Stamford or you live locally and were injured elsewhere, our attorneys can help you recover the financial compensation you deserve. We are dedicated and unwavering advocates for our clients. And if you are entitled to financial recovery, our Stamford truck accident lawyers will fight tirelessly to ensure that you receive maximum compensation for your losses.
What makes truck accident cases more complex than other types of auto accident cases? Just about everything. From the complexity of the truck itself to the legal issues involved in identifying the company (or companies) responsible for your losses, not a single aspect of seeking financial compensation after a truck accident is straightforward. We know this from experience, and we also know what it means for truck accident victims and their loved ones to recover just compensation. This is why we are so passionate about fighting for truck accident victims’ rights.
In truck accident cases, there are two general theories of liability: strict liability and negligence. Strict liability applies to product defects – faulty brakes, faulty tires, defective cargo straps, and other truck-related issues that cause and contribute to dangerous collisions. Negligence applies to all human-related factors, including:
Depending on the specific factor (or, as is often the case, factors) involved in a truck collision, here are some of the parties that may be responsible for the victims’ losses:
When you contact us about your truck accident, we will arrange for you to speak with our Stamford truck accident lawyer right away. During this free initial consultation, we will begin gathering the information we need in order to assess the viability of your claim. If we believe you have a claim and you choose to move forward, you will not pay any fees or costs unless we win just compensation on your behalf.
If you would like to speak with a Stamford truck accident lawyer, we encourage you to get in touch with us. To schedule your free initial consultation as soon as possible, please call or contact us online now.