Hurt in a Portland Semi Truck Accident?
The Pacific Northwest is a great thoroughfare for big rigs. If you’re on the road, no doubt you’ll see dozens making their way up and down the coast. It can be a little daunting, and even terrifying if you’re involved in an accident with a semi-truck. That’s why Lerner and Rowe is here to help you navigate the legal process if you or a loved one has been injured in a big rig accident.
Our Portland semi truck accident lawyers help victims claim fair compensation after a major truck accident. Our empathetic lawyers understand how life altering these types of crashes can be, and we’re here to make sure the right people (the truck driver, the trucking company, the tire manufacturer, or the country) are held responsible.
Common Causes of Truck-Related Accidents
There are multiple causes for semi truck related accidents. The most common include, but are not limited to:
- Poor truck maintenance
- Poor or insufficient driver training
- Defective vehicle parts
- Overloaded or improperly loaded trucks
- Dangerous driving or road conditions
- Distracted driving or driver negligence
Call 844-977-1900, click on the ‘live chat’ button or submit an online case review form to contact Lerner and Rowe Injury Attorneys for further assistance. We treat every case with integrity and compassion – we don’t cut corners, and we’re prepared to investigate the accident, contact all parties involved for detailed reports, and ask key questions to help ensure that you receive fair compensation for your injuries.
Compensation for Large Truck Accident Injuries
When you’re in an accident involving a big rig that weighs over 80,000 pounds, injuries can be severe, or even deadly. At Lerner and Rowe, we’re prepared to fight tooth and nail to get you the compensation you deserve to help cover lost wages, pay for medical expenses, and more.
According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, trucks need approximately 20-40% more distance to stop than passenger vehicles require, particularly in inclement weather.
Victims of a large truck accident may suffer from the following injuries:
Other less visible injuries people may suffer from after an accident involving a large truck include mental and emotional damage. In the worst case scenario, a loved one may wrongfully die from extremely severe injuries. At Lerner and Rowe, we understand how difficult it can be to recover from these injuries or losses – that’s why we treat every case with empathy, compassion, professionalism. We are committed to excellent client care, and our proven track record for getting you the financial compensation you deserve is unparalleled.
Contact a Portland Truck Accident Attorney!
In a semi truck wreck and need a check? Lerner and Rowe Injury Attorneys will start handling your case with no out-of-pocket expense. Plus, you do not pay a fee unless we recover compensation for your case. It’s all part of our commitment to excellent client care.