Types of Truck Accidents

While it may be helpful to categorize truck accidents into types of trucks or types of accidents, the truth of the matter is that every case has unique elements that must be carefully considered and analyzed by an adept attorney in order to maximize compensation obtained by injured or bereaved clients.

The Law Offices of Wade E. Byrd, P.A., has years of experience handling a great variety of trucking accidents. Trial attorney Wade Byrd's legal career began as a prosecutor, where the burden of proof was on him to convict people charged with crimes. In a similar way, as a personal injury lawyer representing plaintiffs, he, along with other lawyers of the firm, has the burden of proof of negligence by other drivers, truck manufacturers or government bodies in charge of safety and upkeep of streets and highways.

In any truck accident case, lawyers of the Law Offices of Wade E. Byrd, P.A., are prepared to engage expert professionals to build a strong case for compensating the injured person or the family after a fatal crash.

18 Wheeler Accident · Delivery Truck Accident · Fire Truck Accident

Our truck accident clients seek our counsel and representation after they have suffered injuries or lost loved ones in crashes involving trucks or other heavy vehicles such as the following:

  • 18-wheelers (big rigs, tractor-trailers)
  • Local delivery trucks
  • Police vehicles
  • Emergency vehicles, such as ambulances or fire trucks
  • Rental hauled trailers or moving trucks

A detailed investigation into causes and circumstances of a truck accident sometimes brings surprising answers about whose negligence triggered the accident, such as the following:

  • A private company in charge of directing traffic around construction zones with cones, flares and barriers
  • A rental company that failed to do an adequate background check on a rental truck driver
  • A load inspector who failed to detect an unbalanced or unsecured load

The sooner your personal injury attorney has the opportunity to begin an investigation regarding your truck crash in North Carolina or elsewhere, the more complete and accurate the body of evidence available for analysis will be. Talk to an attorney from the Law Offices of Wade E. Byrd, P.A., at your convenience and with no obligation. Initial consultations in our law offices, in your home or in your hospital room are free. Contact us.

North Carolina Truck Accident Lawyer Dedicated to Personalized Client Service

The Law Offices of Wade E. Byrd represents truck accident victims in injury cases on a contingency basis. This means our law firm fronts the costs of expert testimony, and we only collect attorney fees if we win compensation for you.

Call (866) 508-3689 to discuss your truck or auto accident case and legal options. We represent clients throughout North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, Georgia and Pennsylvania.

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