The heavy weight and cargo of a truck can lead to especially devastating accidents. A semitruck can weigh up to 80,000 pounds. In an accident with a car, this can lead to serious injuries.
At the law firm of Barry D. Lang, M.D. & Associates, we help victims of truck accidents secure the compensation they need so they can focus on their recovery. Dr. Barry Lang is both a lawyer and doctor, and is uniquely qualified to assist you in determining the nature and extent of your trucking accident injuries, as well as any future medical needs you may require.
Common Causes of Truck Accidents
At our firm, we are experienced at handling all types of truck accident, and we can help you after an accident caused by:
- Driver fatigue
- Drunk driving or substance abuse
- Improper loading or unsecured cargo
- Rig owner negligence
- Trailer owner negligence
- Trucking company negligence
- Negligent maintenance
Get Advice From a Medical Professional and Boston Trucking Accident Attorney
One of the many benefits of having a lawyer who is also a doctor is the unique ability to really understand the seriousness of your injuries, even if you do not. There have been many cases where the true extent of an accident victim's injuries was not known until after a settlement or trial. Unfortunately, often it is too late seek the proper compensation. That is why it is important to understand the true extent of your injuries and to challenge insurance companies that assert your injuries are not as serious as they really are.
Dr. Lang has access to some of the best medical experts in the field. In addition, he has a thorough understanding of the nature of your injuries and can ensure that you have the right experts testifying on your behalf. He will also make sure that the compensation you receive for your truck accident is adequate to cover any future medical expenses, special needs (such as rehabilitation or new vocational training), lost wages and all medical bills. His goal is to attain the maximum amount of compensation for your injuries through a skillfully negotiated settlement or the aggressive pursuit of your claim in court.
If you have questions concerning your accident, the injuries you sustained or wrongful death of a loved one, please schedule a free confidential consultation with a Boston truck accident attorney at our firm who can assist you with your trucking accident injury claim. Call us toll free at 800-LAWYERS or contact us online to schedule an appointment. We are here to help you get the compensation you deserve.