At Jaffe & Erdberg, our 18-wheeler attorneys have years of experience compiling lawsuits and recovering compensation for those who are injured-or for families of those who have died-in truck accidents in Alabama. We have a great history in this community and are well-known for our quality relationships with our clients. Our familiarity with the ins and outs of complex personal injury laws allows our car accident attorneys to help injured parties recover the compensation they deserve so they can move on with their lives.
We remain available for regular communication, answering your questions and providing reliable insight through every step of the process. We work hard on your behalf, knowing that your trusting your case to us is a great honor. Our Birmingham truck accident lawyers deal with insurance adjusters and insurance lawyers on a daily basis.
If you suspect that the driver that hit you was distracted by a billboard, cellphone, other passenger, and so on, it is crucial that you do what you can to prove it. Insurance companies will often see any form of serious distraction as grounds to drop 100% of the liability onto that driver. A negligent driver who knows about this inclination will be eager to defend themselves and try to shirk their accountability. You must be prepared for their resistance and assume that your claim will require litigation.
About one in every eight traffic fatalities results from 18-wheeler trucking accidents. In fact, the larger motor vehicles are, the more dangerous they tend to be.
This is primarily due to the fact that large commercial trucks, such as 18-wheelers, tend to:
Additionally, given the size of 18-wheeler trucks, the tragic reality is that accidents involving these large vehicles are more likely than typical traffic accidents to cause serious injury or even death.
Leveraging decades of shared experience negotiating and litigating insurance claims, we have an intimate understanding of the insurance claims process and how insurers handle claims. We know the obstacles that insurers often put up for clients and the challenges that victims like you face when dealing with adjusters. Nothing substitutes hands-on experience, and we bring a wealth of knowledge and insight into the insurance side of each case.
At Jaffe & Erdberg, we understand the trauma and devastation that comes with 18-wheeler accident injuries. Our firm has committed a large part of our personal injury practice to fighting on behalf of injured parties and their families. Most 18-wheeler accidents result in catastrophic injuries, such as brain and spinal injuries that can and do change our client’s lives forever.
For a free consultation with an experienced Birmingham 18-wheeler accident attorney, contact Jaffe & Erdberg today to learn more. Our team has over 30 years of combined experience handling automobile accidents and a reputation for winning. We are here to answer your questions and to tell you more about your rights and options!
We fight to hold those responsible accountable and help recover compensation for:
• Past hospital bills
• Ongoing treatment costs
• Lost wages
• Permanent disabilities
• Future costs of living
• Pain and suffering