Commercial driver ability must be questioned when a person in a passenger vehicle becomes involved in an accident where he or she has collided with another vehicle. The matter of subject is one the passenger vehicle driver will wish to further explore with the firm of Chattanooga 18-Wheeler accident attorneys he or she employs.
In example, a trucking company is at fault if it hired an operator who is not a good driver. If the company, for example, employed a commercial operator who has several DUI convictions, and did not perform a background check of its employee, naturally the trucking company or driver’s employer is responsible for its lack of investigation of the driver. On top of the preceding scenario, there may be other claims of negligence relative to the case. Each detail must be well investigated relative to an accident where a passenger car driver has collided with a commercial truck.
The best way for the passenger car driver who has sustained injuries as a result of an accident with a commercial truck driver to proceed, in filing a lawsuit, is to attain the services of a lawyer experienced and knowledgeable in the law associated with the commercial truck industry. Such an attorney, many times, is referred to as a truck accident attorney.
Our firm specializes in truck and auto accidents. When a passenger car driver is involved in an accident with a commercial carrier, she or he is wise to contact us immediately after the accident occurs. All of the options can be reviewed as to the best way to file a possible lawsuit against the trucking company or operator, especially if negligence on the part of the operator or trucking organization is apparent.