Allapattah Truck Accident Lawyer
Were you injured in an accident with a large commercial truck? Our Allapattah truck accident lawyers at Gerson & Schwartz P.A. can help. Our bilingual attorneys have decades of experience handling commercial truck crashes. We thoroughly investigate the collision and gather as much evidence as we can to analyze fault and liability. To this end, we typically recommend filing a lawsuit against the liable party to gather additional evidence through the discovery process. By obtaining evidence regarding what happened, we can build you a strong claim for compensation.
To discuss with us the process of pursing compensation after a truck accident, contact Gerson & Schwartz P.A. at (877) 475-2905. You can also contact us online to schedule a free consultation.Truck Accidents in Allapattah
Allapattah is a working-class neighborhood that was annexed by the city of Miami in 1925. It is northwest of Downtown Miami and only five miles from the Miami International Airport. The neighborhood’s location makes it a prime area for traffic. So does Allapattah’s economy. The area has numerous garment manufacturing businesses and wholesale outlets on Northwest 20 th Street between Northwest 17th and 27th Avenues, which bring in many commercial trucks. So does the open-air food distribution center. Additionally, Allapattah is a rapidly transforming neighborhood, and is posed to go through a significant real estate transformation. As construction begins on various properties throughout the neighborhood, residents will see more and more large vehicles and machinery.
Between the neighborhood’s typical commercial traffic, and the likelihood of construction in the area, there may be an increased risk of truck accidents. If you are hurt or a loved one is killed in a commercial truck crash in the neighborhood, please do not hesitate to call our truck accident lawyers for Allapattah.Allapattah Truck Accidents We Handle
At Gerson & Schwartz P.A., our veteran attorneys handle all types of truck accidents. We can represent you if you were injured in a crash with a Semi-Truck, 18-Wheeler, Box truck, Delivery truck (UPS trucks, FedEx trucks), Garbage truck, Dump truck, Tow truck, Construction vehicle, Agricultural vehicle, Tanker, Flatbed, Cement mixer, Mobile crane, or USPS mail truck.
We also handle truck accidents caused by all types of reasons, including:
- Truck Driver Negligence in Allapattah
- Allapattah Accidents Caused By Truck Driver Fatigue
- Distracted Driving Allapattah Truck Accidents
- Allapattah Truck Accidents Due to Drug and Alcohol Use
- Allapattah Truck Accidents Due to Improper Loading
- Allapattah Truck Accidents Due to Negligent Maintenance
- Allapattah Truck Accidents Due to Substance Abuse
When we investigate the truck accident that caused your injuries or a loved one’s death, we will look for signs of distraction, fatigue, alcohol or drug use, and other types of negligence. We often find evidence that a truck driver was speeding, failed to keep a look out, failed to yield to the right of way, and other kinds of traffic violations.
We also look closely for violations of Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSA). Truckers and trucking companies are required to adhere to FMCSA regulations at all times. If they fail to abide by one or more rules, this may be evidence of their negligence and liability.
To discuss how we investigate Allapattah trucking accidents and determine if there are FMCSA regulation violations, contact our truck accident attorneys in Allapattah today. We offer free consultations so there is no risk in speaking with us about your situation.Compensation You May Receive After an Allapattah Truck Accident
If you were harmed after being struck by a commercial truck in Allapattah, you may have the right to pursue compensation. Personal injury claims require proof that the other party was careless, reckless, or acted with malice.
When you and your personal injury attorney can demonstrate the trucker, trucking company, or another party was negligent or malicious, then you may seek compensation for you:
- Medical expenses
- Lost wages
- Physical pain and suffering
- Mental anguish and emotional distress
- Reduced earning potential
- Loss of normal life
If you lost your parent, spouse, or a child in a truck accident, then you should talk with us about filing a wrongful death lawsuit. You and your family may be able to pursue compensation for your financial losses and your emotional grief.Call Our Allapattah Truck Accident Attorneys for Help
At Gerson & Schwartz P.A., our lawyers have years of experience representing Allapattah residents after motor vehicle accidents. We are highly skilled in conducting truck accident investigations and gathering evidence in truck accident cases. We will use the information we obtain to fight for you to receive the maximum amount of compensation possible. Typically, we will negotiate a truck accident settlement with an insurer. However, if necessary, we are not afraid to take a major trucking company to court.
To discuss your situation during a free consultation, call our Miami-Dade County Office at (305) 371-6000. You can also reach out to us online.