Operating a large truck or other commercial vehicle requires a degree of expertise that operating a passenger vehcile does not require. The law typically requires that drivers of large trucks possessa commercial driver license (CDL) to be permitted to operate the vehicle .
Unfortunately, not everyone with a CDL is genuinely qualified to operate a truck responsibly. You may have been injured in an accident in Morgantown, West Virginia because a CDL driver or the company that hired them was negligent .
Schedule a free consultation with a Morgantown CDL accident attorney at Shenderovich, Shenderovich & Fishman to discuss your claim. We may be able to help you secure financial compensation for your losses.
CDL accidents can occur for numerous reasons. The following are among the more common:
Being involved in an accident with a large truck can leave you with severe injuries. These injuries will likely require expensive medical treatment. Depending on their severity, they may even leave you in need of lifelong medical care.
Your injuries could also prevent you from working. This may be a temporary setback or a permanent one.
In addition, not all your losses and damages after a Morgantown CDL accident will be economic in nature. You may also sustain non-economic damages including pain and suffering.
You can seek compensation for these losses if you can demonstrate that your accident resulted from the negligence of another party.
Pursuing the compensation you deserve after a truck accident may involve filing a claim with the trucking company’s insurance. Strongly consider hiring a Morgantown CDL accident attorney to assist you when doing so. We can help by:
At Shenderovich, Shenderovich & Fishman, our goal is to ensure you have the freedom to focus on your recovery with the peace of mind that comes from knowing experts are handling your case. Learn more about how our Morgantown CDL accident lawyers can help you by contacting us online or calling us at 888-98-TWINS(89467).