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Semi-Tractor-Trailer Truck Rear-End Collision Lawsuit Attorneys


May 09, 2022

Rear-end collisions caused by semi-tractor-trailer trucks can be caused by poor maintenance. For example, an 18-wheeler's braking system could be damaged or worn down, making it hard for the trucker to stop their semi before hitting a vehicle in front of them. In some truck accident cases involving mechanical issues, a claim might be filed against the mechanic who did not repair or maintain the truck's braking system. If the truck driver is employed by a trucking or transportation company, that company might also be held liable for damages.

An Insurance Research Council (IRC) study states: 

  • 85% of accident victims who received accident insurance claim payouts hired an attorney. 
  • Injured claimants who retained a lawyer received higher payouts than unrepresented claimants. 
  • On average, injury claimants who retained attorneys received 300% more economic compensation than those who did not retain an attorney.

At Montlick Injury Attorneys, our legal professionals represent clients in all types of motor vehicle accidents on a contingency fee basis.*** If we are able to represent you or your loved one, you pay nothing up-front, and we are only paid after we obtain a judgment or a negotiated settlement agreement against the at-fault driver or company. In the rare possibility that our firm is unsuccessful in securing a financial recovery, you or your family member will not be charged for our legal services. 

In most trucking accident cases, the crash is caused by a truck driver's negligent or careless actions. Rear-end collisions involving large commercial trucks are often caused by:

  • Sudden stopping without a reason to do so;
  • Turning without signaling;
  • Improper turns;
  • Turning too wide; 
  • Driving a truck without working stoplights or turn signals;
  • and other reasons.

It is important to understand that the time you or your family member have to file your truck accident injury or wrongful death claim is limited by law. Do not delay in contacting our law firm for your free case review and consultation with our experienced truck accident attorneys. Our attorneys will help you understand which time limits apply in your or your loved one's claim.

We Know What It Takes To Win!™ 

If you have been injured or lost a family member because of an accident caused by another, contact Montlick & Associates, Injury Attorneys, for your free consultation today. Our law firm has been representing injured clients and their families for over 38 years. Our trial attorneys have recovered billions of dollars for our clients through negotiated settlements, litigation/lawsuits, settlement of lawsuits, jury verdicts, mediation, and arbitration awards.

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Our Accident Attorneys are just a phone call away, and we will even come to you no matter where you are located. Call us nationwide 24 hours day/7 days a week for your Free Consultation at 1-800-LAW-NEED (1-800-529-6333), or simply dial #WIN (#946) from your mobile phone. You can also visit us online at Montlick.com and use our Free Case Evaluation Form or Free 24-hour live chat.

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Many of our blog articles discuss the law. All information provided about the law is very general in nature and should not be relied upon as legal advice. Every situation is different, and should be analyzed by a lawyer who can provide individualized advice based on the facts involved in your unique situation, and a consideration of all of the nuances of the statutes and case law that apply at the time.