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Truck accidents can lead to severe consequences as there is a great deal of danger that comes with this kind of collision. Injuries you have sustained and damages to yourself or vehicle could be very painful and costly. This is the reason it is necessary that you find the right truck accident attorney to handle your case.

There are lots of reasons why truck accidents occur and getting to the root of those reasons is integral to the outcome of your case. At the Law Office of Christopher Kalis, our attorneys will look into every detail in your truck accident case. Some of those areas include the following:

  • Analyzation of daily trucker mileage logs
  • Comprehensive review of shipment loading process
  • Inspection of truck maintenance records
  • Determination of any violation of federal or state regulations
  • Investigation into specifics of police records
  • Examination of truck equipment such as lights, mirrors, etc.

There are plenty of reasons that would cause the driver and the trucking company to be held accountable for damages and injuries. Strict laws have been put in place to make sure truckers  drive for so many hours per day. In addition to driver fatigue, there are other reasons why truck accidents occur and some are as follows:

  • Jackknife
  • Tire blowouts
  • Rollovers
  • Underrides
  • Oil spills
  • Fires

Eighteen-wheelers carry tons of cargo and impact can sometimes lead to fatal consequences. With more than 26 million commercial trucks registered in the United States, danger lurks on almost every major roadway. Due to the large amount of possible danger many strict guidelines have been put in place and must be upheld by tractor trailers and smaller commercial trucks.

Required licensing is needed to operate these kinds of vehicles. Special training is also a part of the process that comes with driving a commercial truck. If there are lapses in of those important areas, a truck attorney will need to point that out as an important part of your case.

The Law Office of Christopher Kalis has a vast amount of experience in all types of truck accident lawsuits. Serving the Dallas, Fort Worth and Plano areas, we can help you build a solid strategy in the quest to get what you rightfully deserve.