Galveston 18 Wheeler Accidents
When an 18-wheeler, big rig, truck or other semi-truck is involved in an accident, they often are responsible for serious injuries. These injuries can include spinal cord injuries, neck, back and brain injuries, and lost limbs. These kinds of life-changing injuries will make it tough for you to meet your obligations to family members and tough to do your job. This can, and does, limit your ability to enjoy the things you used to enjoy and even your ability to pay your bills.
If you or a loved one has been injured by an 18-wheeler in an accident in the Galveston region, you and your family can depend on Carabin Shaw to protect your interests and rights. With more than 20 years of experience, the attorneys at Carabin Shaw understand what causes truck accidents and also understand the difficulties and hardships which victims and their families suffer in such situations.
Our attorneys and staff will do everything that the law allows to assist you to recover after any accident or collision with a large truck or an 18-wheeler.Give our 18-wheeler accident lawyers a call today. Call us at 1-800-862-1260. The Very Real Dangers from 18-Wheeler Truck Traffic here in Galveston, Texas
Our Texas interstate highways are filled and congested with all kinds of commercial truck traffic at most times of the day and night. The highway traffic situation is already dangerous under normal driving conditions. When there are negligent truck drivers also on the roads, these dangers increase significantly.
In our handling of injury claims from truck accidents, Carabin Shaw aggressively seeks out the relevant facts to figure out how any accident occurred. We also figure out exactly which party or parties are to blame. The trucking companies, big and small, have insurance with deep pockets to use in defending against these claims. They generally send investigators and/or attorneys to the scene of any accident immediately.
Your trucking injury lawyer needs to be able to go head to head with the insurance providers and their trucking company insureds. Carabin Shaw has the resources, skill and experience to handle every aspect of your injury and loss claim and help you go after the maximum compensation the law allows for your injuries and losses.
Carabin Shaw has proven trial advocates on staff with a good record of success helping the victims of truck accidents in and around Galveston and across southeast Texas.Who or Which Company Is Responsible for your Damages?
There might be multiple parties or just one party responsible for compensating you for your big rig injuries after an accident. In a great many cases, large truck accidents result from negligence attributable to the truck driver. Some common causes of such types of accidents are driving under the influence, distracted driving, speeding, driver fatigue and reckless driving.
In many cases, the employer/trucking company might well be legally responsible for your accident. Negligence by a trucking company can include inadequate maintenance of the truck, faulty hiring and/or faulty employment practices.
Other kinds of parties who might be responsible for your damages from a truck accident include component manufacturers of the truck, agencies responsible for highway maintenance and/or other drivers.
In handling all our truck accident injury claims, including yours, we always work tenaciously to locate and identify all parties that might be liable. Our aggressive, thorough approach ensures that you get all the compensation the law allows from all possible and available sources.
Carabin Shaw is also committed to helping make our Texas roads that much safer for all drivers and passengers. In holding trucking companies, negligent truck operators and other parties to liability for the damages they cause, we provide help which deters other persons and parties from contributing to the many dangerous circumstances that create accidents and injuries involving large trucks.
Are you in Galveston, Texas? Were you injured in by an 18 wheeler?
Give Carabin Shaw a call. We can help. Call us at 1-800-862-1260