DeKalb County Truck Accident Lawyer

Trucking accidents can be some of the most devastating and gruesome accidents that occur on the road. This is because most motor vehicles cannot offer enough protection from tractor-trailers, as these trucks normally weigh over 10,000 lbs., which is 20-30 times more than most passenger vehicles. This large discrepancy often leaders to substantial damage and injuries Common causes of trucking accidents involve but are not limited to:

  • Tight deadlines for drivers
  • Sleep deprivation due to long work days
  • Highway conditions
  • Distracted drivers
  • Weather
  • Inexperienced drivers
  • Improper maintenance
  • Speeding
  • Inadequate training
  • Alcohol and drugs

Contact a DeKalb County Truck Accident Lawyer

Trucking accidents are more complex than traditional automobile accidents between two private parties as they involve big insurance companies in addition to the trucking company. DeKalb County trucking accident lawyers at Hawkins, Spizman, Fortas are not afraid of the big companies and can help you to recover for the serious injuries and damages you’ve incurred due to a collision with a large truck. Our trained and experienced lawyers know how to use the state and federal trucking regulations to ensure you or a loved one receive a fair conclusion to this unexpected event. Contact DeKalb County’s experienced trucking accident lawyers at Hawkins, Spizman, Fortas for a FREE no cost consultation to review your accident and determine how we can best help you recover.