Most Common Truck Accident Injuries
Commercial trucks can cause serious damage to passenger vehicles. Furthermore, they often result in serious injuries and even death. In fact, according to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), there were more than 3,500 fatal truck accidents and about 83,000 accidents involving injuries in 2015. What are some common truck accident injuries?
Those involved in truck accidents may suffer:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Broken bones
- Internal hemorrhaging
- Catastrophic injuries
Catastrophic injuries include accidental amputations, full or partial blindness, multiple bone fractures, and severe burns. After a truck accident, it is important to seek medical attention right away. Sometimes, the damage can be permanent, forcing you to adjust to a new lifestyle with a debilitating medical condition. Our firm is passionate about representing clients who have suffered injuries from trucking accidents. Depending on the situation, the truck driver, trucking company, maintenance company, or manufacturer may be held liable for your injuries.
Experienced South Georgia Truck Accident Lawyers for Your Case
If you were injured in a truck accident, or a loved one was killed by a negligent truck driver, Hudson King can provide representation. You may be entitled to compensation for pain and suffering, present and future expected medical costs, lost wages, disability, and other damages. Negligent individuals and companies must be held accountable for injuries they cause. Our attorneys will talk with you and conduct a thorough investigation to determine who is responsible for your accident.
Contact us at (229) 515-8585 to discuss your potential case.
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