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Little Haiti Truck Accident Lawyer

Little Haiti is near the heavily travelled roadways of I-95, Biscayne Blvd and I-195 Located directly above Miami, the roads through Little Haiti are often used by large commercial and construction trucks to travel to and from Miami. This creates significant traffic congestion, making the roadways, intersections and highway ramps dangerous for drivers. The highways in Miami are heavily congested, requiring drivers travelling at fast speeds to stop quickly or make sudden lane changes. Large commercial trucks, including tractor-trailers, dump trucks, or other commercial vehicles, may be unable to stop or may hit cars as they change lanes, often causing accidents resulting in serious injury, possibly death. If you or a loved one is a victim of a truck accident, contact our Little Haiti truck accident lawyers at Gerson & Schwartz at 305-371-6000 for help.

Nicholas Gerson has been defending the rights of truck accident victims for over 10 years. Nick is an active member of several legal associations including the Miami-Dade Trial Lawyers Association, the Federal Bar Association, the Florida Justice Association, as well as the Florida Bar. His areas of practice include the representation of motorcycle accident victims in serious injury or wrongful death suits. He works with clients to receive compensation for medical bills and lost wages resulting from the injuries sustained. Victims often have questions about recovering lost wages, obtaining and paying for medical treatment, and repairing their cars. The Little Haiti truck accident lawyers at Gerson & Schwartz can help you through the process. If you’ve lost a loved one in a truck accident, we can assist you with a wrongful death claim. If you’ve suffered injuries as the result of a large truck accident and would like to speak to our Little Haiti truck accident attorneys, contact Gerson & Schwartz at 305-371-6000 for a free consultation.

Located slightly north of Miami, approximately 34,000 people call Little Haiti their home. Largely of Haitian descent, the residents fill their city with the sights, smells, and sounds of Haiti. Locally-owned shops and restaurants have a Haitian flair, bringing bright colors and the smells of Creole spices to the neighborhood. The city boasts vibrantly painted buildings and artwork throughout its streets and the sounds of the Creole language, as well as Haitian music, can be heard throughout the city.

Our Little Haiti truck accident lawyers help clients in the capacity of:

  • Little Haiti wrongful death truck accident attorney
  • Left-hand turn truck accident attorney in Little Haiti
  • Little Haiti truck driver negligence lawyer
  • Head-on collision truck accident attorney in Little Haiti
  • Little Haiti DUI truck driver accident attorney
  • Fatigued truck driver accident attorney in Little Haiti
  • Little Haiti truck debris accident lawyer
  • Wrong way truck accident attorney in Little Haiti
  • Little Haiti pedestrian truck accident attorney
  • Little Haiti truck accidents with Uber drivers

Are you a victim of a Little Haiti truck accident? Contact Gerson & Schwartz for a free consultation.

Little Haiti Truck Accident Victims

A fully loaded large commercial truck can weigh up to 36 tons. In comparison, the average weight of a car is 3,000 pounds. The difference in weight and size of a large truck compared with a passenger vehicle is significant. Accidents involving cars and trucks can cause significant bodily damage and may even result in death. Common injuries in a truck accident include brain damage, spinal cord damage, broken bones, and burns, all of which may leave victims with high medical bills.

Complex Nature of Large Truck Accidents

Accidents involving large semi-tractor trailers, construction vehicles, and commercial trucks bring a different set of issues to the table. Many times, the trucks are company-owned and are driven by truck drivers who may be employees or contractors. In some cases, the trucks may be leased from another company or maintained by a third party, potentially adding to the list of parties responsible. With multiple parties involved, this creates a complex case for accidents involving large trucks. Identifying all parties, as well as determining their level of responsibility, brings added complexity.

Our Little Haiti truck accident lawyers understand this process and will take the time to investigate the many complexities of a truck accident case including:

  • Responsible parties
  • Truck driver negligence
  • Mechanical or maintenance failures
  • Ownership issues
  • Insurance coverage

Accidents involving large commercial trucks are complex cases. You don’t need to figure these out yourself. If you have been injured as the result of a truck accident, give our Little Haiti truck accident lawyers a call today at (305) 371-6000. We listen. We are here. We can help.

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A big shout out to Nick Gerson & Schwartz for helping me navigate my care after a fall against a major cruise ship. They took care of me all along the way and saw me through such a very hard time. I highly recommend their firm if you are looking for a firm that truly cares about you. 5 Stars all the way! Janna Wright, Google User
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Mr Nick Gerson has been extremely attentive (even on weekends!) and has been more than willing to take time to answer all my questions. His receptionist (Suzanne) and paralegal (Carla) are courteous, friendly and highly efficient in all matters. Mr Gerson's diligence lead to a very quick resolution of my case. I am more than pleased to recommend you seek him as your attorney. You will not regret you did!! G.I.B.
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Mr. Gerson and all his team gave to my case the careful and professional attention it needed from the beginning to end. Unfortunately, a year ago I was involved in a car accident on the victim side. I have appreciation for the good service that was given to me and my situation. Thanks. Cales & Mr. Hyde (Carlos Andrés García Jiménez), Google User
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Gerson & Schwartz did an excellent job with my case! Nick Gerson was my primary contact throughout the process and I was overly pleased with his level of professionalism and commitment. Thanks again to the firm for both winning my case and handling it with the upmost respect. Read More » Jhlechia Ervin
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Phil is the best attorney! The staff is very helpful and were always kind and understanding. Especially during a PIP claim which can be very frustrating. I am so lucky that I found Gerson & Schwartz to resolve my case, I truly believe there could have been no better outcome. Romina Frascarelli, Google User
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Excellent attorneys, they leave no stone unturned in any case and get max value. Jon Zepnick, Google User
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I hired Gerson & Schwartz, PA for a personal injury/slip and fall case. Phil Gerson, Nick Gerson, and Ed Schwartz were awesome! They were very professional, supportive, and informative through the whole process. I was amazed at how much time and effort they put into presenting my case. They fought hard for me and I am very happy with the outcome. I love these guys and would highly recommend them to anyone looking for an attorney who will look out for your best interest and fight hard for what you deserve. Deb Betts, Google User