Milwaukee truck crash attorney

By Attorney Chris Strohbehn

If you have been involved in a trucking accident, determining who is at fault can be complicated. From the driver to the manufacturer of the truck, there can be many different liable parties that may be held responsible for your injuries. Identifying the responsible party or parties can allow you to pursue the compensation you deserve, ensuring that the damages you have experienced will be fully addressed.

Who Is Responsible?

According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), there were approximately 450,000 crashes involving large trucks that were reported to the police in 2017, and out of these, 4,237 accidents (1 percent) resulted in fatalities, and 344,000 collisions (23 percent) involved injuries. When it comes to trucking accidents, multiple parties may be responsible, including:

Contact Our Milwaukee Personal Injury Lawyers

If you have been injured in an accident involving a semi-trailer truck, our personal injury attorneys can help you establish liability for the collision and pursue compensation from all parties who were responsible. We will work to ensure that you receive the financial resources you need to recover from your injuries. Call our Milwaukee, WI truck accident attorneys today at 414-271-1440.

 

Sources: https://www.fmcsa.dot.gov/safety/data-and-statistics/large-truck-and-bus-crash-facts-2017

https://www.fmcsa.dot.gov/regulations