Delivery trucks are incredibly common on Atlanta roadways. These trucks deliver everything from merchandise to food, packages and mail, flowers and meals, and much more. Unfortunately, in the hurry, hustle, and bustle of deliveries, accidents can occur. Whether it is speeding on the interstate or not paying attention on the crowded streets of downtown – delivery truck accidents are unfortunately common.
Have you or someone you love been injured in an accident involving a delivery truck? Contact Embry Law Truck Accidents. Our Atlanta delivery truck accident lawyer can help you learn more about your rights and options. You may be eligible to pursue compensation for your injuries and losses.
Accidents involving delivery trucks are most often caused by driver error. Examples include:
There are also other factors that may contribute to, or cause, an accident, such as:
Determining who is at-fault for a delivery truck accident is the first step in getting the compensation that you deserve. Find out more by contacting Embry Law Truck Accidents today.
Accidents involving a delivery truck can be devastating, especially if there are pedestrians, bicyclists, or motorcyclists involved. Delivery trucks are large and heavy, which makes them powerful in a collision.
The injuries that result from delivery truck accidents range from minor to fatal. The most common injuries reported in these accidents include:
Serious injuries from a delivery truck accident can cost you thousands of dollars in medical expenses. Additionally, you may lose time at work, or even be disabled and be unable to return to the same job. On top of the financial strain, you also must bear the emotional and psychological impacts of such a traumatic event and the aftermath.
Like other truck accidents, accidents involving a delivery truck can be complicated because there are so many parties involved in the process. One of the first things that we do at Embry Law Truck Accidents is determine who is responsible for your injuries. This may include:
Once we establish who was at-fault for your accident, we will build a case in pursuit of compensation for your injuries and losses. Truck accident claims commonly seek damages for:
If someone you love was killed in a delivery truck accident, we can also discuss your options for filing a wrongful death lawsuit. The type and amount of damages that you qualify for will depend on the facts of your case and any applicable limits under Georgia law.
The majority of delivery truck accidents on Atlanta roadways are preventable. If you or someone you love is injured due to a delivery truck accident, contact Embry Law Truck Accidents to learn more about your rights and legal options.
With a free consultation, we can assess your case and determine the best course of action. To get started, call us, or complete our online form.