If you have been injured in a truck accident in the State of Ohio you have some important decisions to make.
A serious truck accident can change your life, so it is important to choose the right lawyer to help you through it.
Getting the right truck accident lawyer makes a difference
Our truck accident lawyers know that truck drivers are on the job for long periods of time without a break. Although there are regulations that limit the number of consecutive hours truck drivers can spend on the road, these regulations often are ignored.
This driver fatigue can result in a truck accident that causes pain and suffering to victims of an accident.
The lawyers at Zychowicz Skeldon have over 30 years of experience. They know what to look for and will help clients like you reach the best possible outcome as a result of your truck accident.
Call us now at 419.842.1166. Click here and fill out our consultation form where you can tell us about your case.
In this section, our truck accident lawyers will walk you through what to do when you have been injured. We have also provided you with practical information that all drivers should know,
We will help you receive the settlements that you deserve. Our top-notch legal team will make dealing with the difficulties of a truck accident easier.
Truck Accident Lawyer
Recovering Damages for Your Ohio or Michigan Truck Accident
Tractor-trailers and other trucks can cause catastrophic injuries when they negligently crash into other vehicles. Trucking companies have unique rules and regulations, that can give rise to liability if they are broken. If you, or a family member, have been involved in a collision with a truck, it is important that you hire a law firm that is experienced with truck accidents so that you can be represented effectively. At Zychowicz Skeldon Ltd., we have secured substantial settlements and verdicts on behalf of clients in Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan.
Call our Toledo office immediately a 419.842.1166 or a free consultation and aggressive representation. We have handled cases involving 18-wheelers, delivery trucks, municipal vehicles and other large trucks
Rules of the Road: Was the Trucking Company Negligent?
Trucking companies understand that a crash involving one of its trucks can lead to expensive legal costs. For this reason, if one of its trucks is involved in a crash a company will quickly arrive at the scene and try to build a record to prove its driver was not at fault and was not breaking any rules or regulations. You need someone on your side immediately to look out for the interests of you and your family.
Mike Zychowicz and Mark Skeldon truck accident attornies that works aggressively with experts to help uncover the facts that lead to you or your family member’s injuries. Mike works with experts to uncover facts that tend to show that the driver of the truck was not following the rules of the road. This could include the following:
- Negligent or inadequate training of drivers,
- Equipment problems or inadequate equipment,
- Failure to comply with laws on maximum hours for drivers,
- Failure to keep an up to date and accurate drivers log,
- Excess speed,
- Heavy loads.
Comprehensive Representation – From Collision to Settlement or Trial
Like other personal injury cases, victims of truck negligence often times are inundated with medical bills, requests from insurances companies, and the physical and emotional scares inflicted upon them.
Zychowicz Skeldon Ltd. know that when you are involved in a collision with a truck, you will need counsel and assistance at several points during your claim. You will get to know our staff and will feel comfortable calling and asking questions. This will prove to be an important aspect of our representation of you.
Contact us today for a free consultation, experienced legal advocacy and personalized attention from an accomplished trial lawyer.