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Tamarac Truck Driver Fatigue

One of the most devastating things to experience is a serious car accident or truck accident. A truck accident often leads to devastating injuries as well as fatalities. These types of traffic crashes in Tamarac and other communities are so often deadly because of the difference in size between a passenger vehicle and a fully loaded commercial truck. Unfortunately, people who have been seriously injured in a truck accident often face months or even years of pain and suffering as well as medical treatment for their injuries. In some cases families are devastated permanently by a fatality or by permanent injury.

If you have been seriously injured in a truck accident in Tamarac or anywhere in South Florida, it is important to ask whether negligence played a role. All too often, truck driver fatigue as well as other preventable problems cause truck accidents. If a truck driver has violated hours of service rules or other rules and has caused an accident as a result, you may qualify for compensation that can help you and your family during your process of healing. To find out more, contact Flaxman Law Group today to arrange for a free, no obligation case consultation.

Driver Fatigue Leads to Serious Injuries

Each year, fatigued drivers cause serious injuries, including:

  • Paralysis
  • Back injury
  • Soft tissue injury and whiplash
  • Amputation
  • Brain injury
  • Facial injuries disfigurement
  • Burns
How Likely Are You to Get Compensation After a Truck or Car Accident?

In many cases, people who have sustained a serious injury in a truck accident have a difficult time getting fair compensation for their injuries. Even if you have car insurance and health insurance, insurance companies are often not very eager to pay out the full amount possible in every case. It is financially inadvisable for them to do so. Serious injuries, especially, can be very expensive and may result in insurance companies denying claims or trying to undervalue claims.

In many cases, personal injury victims who have sustained serious injuries after a truck accident find that their best option is to work with a personal injury attorney in Tamarac or their community. A personal injury attorney can negotiate with insurance carriers in order to seek out a fairer claim amount. If appropriate, a personal injury attorney can also help a plaintiff file a legal claim in order to seek compensation from liable parties who cause the accident the first place. A good lawyer can take care of all the claim details, so you can focus on healing. If your injuries were caused no fault of your own, there is no reason why you should take on the burden of medical bills, lost wages, and other expenses yourself.

If you're looking for an experienced attorney after sustaining injuries in a traffic accident, you can always reach Flaxman Law Group for a free, no obligation consultation. The attorneys at Flaxman Law Group have more than sixty years of combined experience and have dedicated their lives to helping personal injury plaintiffs just like you. Our team works around the clock and with a network of expert witnesses, accident reconstruction experts and other professionals to help you build a strong case. To find out more about your situation and to get personalized legal advice, contact Flaxman Law Group today for a free, no obligation case consultation.