Manassas Truck Accident Lawyers
Seeking Compensation for the Injured Victims of Truck Accidents
Motor vehicle accidents can lead to devastating injuries and, in the worst cases, even death. Truck accidents are perhaps the most injurious and deadly types of vehicle accidents.
If you were injured in a truck accident caused by the trucker’s or a third party’s negligence, you may be entitled to compensation. At Ashcraft & Gerel, our Manassas truck accident attorneys are exceptionally skilled at investigating truck accidents and pursuing compensation from the liable party. We understand the complex trucking regulations that play a role in these kinds of cases and can put this knowledge to work for you.
You Need Thorough Legal Representation
In the aftermath of a truck accident, you have enough to deal with. From your medical bills to your damaged vehicle, there is a lot to think about. Let Ashcraft & Gerel shoulder part of that burden and handle the legal claim for you.
It is in your best interest to work with an experienced attorney because trucking accidents often involve:
- Complex regulatory issues
- Company policies that leave you vulnerable
- Multiple insurance policies and insurance companies
These factors separate truck accidents from other vehicular accidents. The team at Ashcraft & Gerel knows how to address these concerns and ensure that every aspect of your case is handled properly.
The Causes of Truck Accidents
Trucking companies and truck drivers are expected to exercise great care in their line of work. Any failure to meet the industry’s high safety standards can make them liable for resulting injuries.
Truck accidents are often caused by:
- Fatigued driving
- Hours-of-service violations
- Drunk driving
- Aggressive driving
- Distracted driving
- Inexperienced or untrained drivers
- Unsafe lane changes
- Mechanical errors or defective truck parts
- Improperly loaded trucks
Regardless of the exact cause of your accident, you have the right to seek compensation from whichever negligent party was responsible for your injuries.
There are various parties who may be held liable, including the:
- Trucking company
- Truck’s primary mechanic
- Vehicle manufacturer
We Have the Trucking Litigation Experience You Are Seeking
At Ashcraft & Gerel, Senior Partner David Layton has several years of civil litigation experience. In this time, he has represented numerous victims of truck accidents. Mr. Layton previously focused on regulating large trucking companies in his work with the Interstate Commerce Commission.
With our Manassas truck accident attorneys on your side, you will be positioned for success. We understand the complicated regulations that govern the trucking industry and can use this to your advantage when determining liability and pursuing your claim.
Call us at (703) 457-9997 now to request a free consultation.
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Our legal team understands what you are going through and is committed to defending your rights against powerful businesses and insurance carriers.
Committed to the Community
Our advocacy extends beyond the courtroom through our extensive involvement in the community and support for positive change within our industry.
Fearless Advocacy When You Need It
Our experienced legal team is not afraid to go to trial in order to maximize the recovery that our clients desperately need and rightfully deserve.
Respected within the Legal Field
Our esteemed attorneys are highly regarded within the legal community and even command respect from adjustors and defense counsel.
At the Forefront of Major Litigation
Our legal team has spearheaded litigation on behalf of injured clients in many high-profile cases, including major disasters, explosions and sexual abuse cases.
A Long Legacy of Successful Results
Since its founding in 1953, Ashcraft & Gerel has obtained more than a billion dollars in successful verdicts and settlements for injured clients.