Truck Accident Attorneys in Columbia, Maryland
For over 30 years, the legal team at Lloyd J. Eisenberg & Associates has proudly represented the victims of truck accidents. Drivers throughout the state of Maryland are no stranger to the challenges that sharing roads with a large truck can bring. Truck accidents can happen for any number of reasons, many of which can be tied to the nature of the job and the massive size of the vehicle involved. When these massive vehicles are in an accident, the toll can be devastating for the victims. If you or a loved one has been injured in a truck accident, it is important to consider your legal options. The attorneys at Lloyd J. Eisenberg & Associates are here to help recover a maximum compensation award when it matters most. Contact our firm today to discuss your case.
Types of Truck Accidents in Maryland
When a truck is involved in an accident with a smaller vehicle, such as a car or a motorcycle, injuries are likely. At Lloyd J. Eisenberg & Associates, we have experience handling accident cases that occur for a variety of reasons. Some of the various causes of truck accidents that occur in Maryland include the following:
- Rollover crashes
- Jackknife accidents
- Head-on collisions
- Driver fatigue
- Failure to perform regular maintenance on the truck
- Defective parts on the truck
How can I prove that the other party was negligent in a truck accident?
One of the most important parts of any personal injury case is known as the burden of proof. The burden of proof simply requires the plaintiff to provide evidence that the defendant was negligent and that this negligence resulted in their injuries. It is also important to contact law enforcement immediately after an accident if you are able to do so. The police officer that responds to the scene of the accident will be able to effectively document what happened and who was at fault. In addition, emergency medical services will likely also respond to the scene of the accident and they will be able to document your injuries right after they happen, which may be essential in proving your case.
After a truck accident, you may be subject to a variety of burdens that are financial, physical, and emotional in nature. Therefore, it is critical to retain the services of an effective personal injury attorney who can work to recover compensation, known as damages, on your behalf. Damages may be economic or non-economic in nature and may include compensation for medical bills, lost wages, emotional distress, pain and suffering, and more.
Contact a Howard County Truck Accident Attorney
Lloyd J. Eisenberg & Associates has three decades of experience representing clients who have been injured by the negligence of another party. If you have been in a trucking accident, you should consider your legal options and talk to an attorney. We are ready to step in and protect your rights and future. For strong legal representation, contact our firm today.