Common Causes Of Truck Accidents in California

If you or a loved one has been in a truck accident, the fallout can be immense. Serious injuries and even death are common in accidents involving big rigs. Hiring a seasoned Sacramento truck accident attorney with experience in trucking accidents is essential to getting the compensation you need.

We conduct detailed investigations into how and why accidents happen. Common causes of truck accidents include:

  • Driver fatigue
  • Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol
  • Excessive speed or reckless driving
  • Negligent hiring practices
  • Overloaded or improperly loaded truck
  • Defective or poorly maintained truck equipment
  • Lack of familiarity with the area and roads
  • Failure to check blind spots before turning or changing lanes
  • Forgetting safety measures such as signaling
  • Distracted driving, such as looking at road workers or an accident
  • Inability to avoid a collision in time
  • Poor weather conditions
  • Improperly maintained roadways

Compensation For Your Injuries Is The Least You Deserve

There are countless reasons why truck accidents happen. When you've been hurt, none of those reasons matter to you. The things that matter most at this difficult time are the extent of your injuries and your ability to recover physically, emotionally and financially. Leave the financial part to us. At Rosenthal & Kreeger LLP, we figure out the reasons and get you the financial recovery you need.

Representing Truck Accident Victims In Placer, Sacramento And El Dorado Counties

When you need a Sacramento truck accident attorney, learn your legal options during a free consultation with Rosenthal & Kreeger LLP. Call 916-677-4979 or by visit our contact page.