Truck Accident Lawyers in Detroit - Fraser & Souweidane Can Be Your Advocate
With major highways such as I-75, I-96 and I-94 running through the greater Detroit area, it's not unusual for drivers to share the road with 18-wheelers, semi-trucks, and other large commercial vehicles. Detroit truck accident lawyers at Fraser & Souweidane know that a collision with a semi-truck or 30-ton, 18-wheeled vehicle can be catastrophic and even fatal. Contact us today to discuss your legal options with an attorney serving Detroit, Mt. Clemens and the Tri-County area who can uncover the cause of your truck accident, investigate trucking companies, and fight for the compensation you deserve.
Fraser & Souweidane handles all types of truck crashes involving any number of commercial vehicles including tanker trucks, delivery trucks, delivery vans, dump trucks, tractor-trailers, and 18-wheelers. While no two accidents are the same, truck accidents often can be traced back to negligent action on the part of the truck driver and the trucking company that is responsible for hiring the driver and making sure the truck is properly maintained. Common causes of truck accidents include, but are not limited to, the following:
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Examining trucking accident injuries in Michigan
In 2012 alone, Michigan State Police reported over 9,700 crashes involving trucks, vans, and other vehicles weighing over 10,000 pounds, with nearly two-thirds of all crashes involving passenger vehicles such as cars and SUVs. Of these crashes, 77 proved to be fatal and over 1,500 resulted in serious injuries. Truck accident injuries can include the following:
- Traumatic brain injury
- Spinal cord injury
- Broken bones
- Internal organ damage
- Fatal injuries
Let us stand up for your rights. Contact us today
At Fraser & Souweidane, our truck accident lawyers in Detroit understand how difficult life can be in the days, weeks and months following an accident. We understand that the process of dealing with your physical recovery might only be part of the problem. You may be facing financial hardship, worried about medical bills and not being able to work and collect a paycheck. It's not unusual for an insurance company to delay a claim or deny a claim outright.
If your accident was a result of somebody else's negligent or careless behavior, you deserve to be treated fairly. We firmly believe that if you didn't cause your accident, you shouldn't have to pay for somebody else's mistakes.
Our legal team has over 45 years of experience working tirelessly to protect the rights of personal injury and accident victims across Detroit and throughout all of Wayne, Macomb and Oakland counties. We know how to collect the evidence that matters, interview the right witnesses, and examine critical medical and police records. We aren't afraid to play "hardball" with their insurance companies, either, to obtain a favorable verdict or settlement on your behalf. Contact us today at (866) 465-9095 for a free case consultation and rest assured that you won't owe us a dime until we win your case.