All accidents can result in serious injuries, however the damage and injuries sustained in truck accidents are usually much more severe than injuries suffered in car accidents. These differences can have a major impact on your accident claim.
When you are in a car accident with another passenger vehicle, you usually file your accident claim against the other driver. When you are involved in a truck accident, more than one party can often be found negligent, which means you might be able to file a claim against the truck driver, trucking company, and truck manufacturer.
Filing a claim against a truck company or manufacturer can be a complex and difficult process. This is because trucking companies and manufacturers have their own team of attorneys who will do everything they can to limit or deny your claim. Because the average person does not have access to the same legal resources as corporate attorneys, many car accident claimants are at a huge disadvantage when they pursue compensation from a truck company or manufacturer.
Here are some of the other major differences between truck accidents and car accidents:
Have you been involved in a car accident or truck accident in Oklahoma? At Saint & Watzke, PLLP, our team of skilled lawyers are here to assist with your case and pursue maximum compensation on your behalf. We will use our extensive resources to fight for you so that you can get the peace of mind you deserve. Let us take a look at your case today!
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