When a careless truck driver or faulty 18-wheeler enters the highway, lives are put at risk. If you or someone close to you has been injured in a truck accident in Minnesota, it is important to consult with an experienced personal injury lawyer. You may be able to obtain compensation for your losses.
At Dougherty, Molenda, Solfest, Hills & Bauer P.A., our attorneys have extensive experience handling truck accident injury claims and a proven record of success obtaining compensation for our clients. We will work with you personally to understand how your life has been affected by this accident, and to help you achieve your legal goals.
Causes of Truck Accidents
Federal and state regulations govern the operation and maintenance of large commercial trucks. When we handle truck accident cases, our thorough investigations often uncover evidence that shows the truck driver or trucking company was in violation of trucking regulations.
Common causes of truck accidents include:
- Driver fatigue
- Drug and alcohol abuse
- Speeding and reckless driving
- Faulty truck maintenance
- Trucking company negligence such as faulty hiring practices, failure to perform background checks, failure to administer drug tests
Our attorneys have the skill and experience to go up against the trucking companies and the insurance companies that represent them. We are skilled litigators who know how to obtain results for our clients through negotiation when possible, through litigation when necessary.
Contact an 18-Wheeler Accident Lawyer in Apple Valley
If you or a loved one has been injured in an 18-wheeler accident, our attorneys are here to help you seek compensation for your losses. Contact us online or by telephone at 952-432-3136 or toll free at 800-595-5419 to arrange a consultation with one of our knowledgeable truck accident attorneys in Dakota County.