Navigating the roads alongside tractor-trailers poses inherent risks, with collisions often resulting in devastating consequences. At Payne Law Group, we understand the gravity of tractor-trailer accidents and the challenges victims face in their aftermath. The aftermath of such collisions can be overwhelming, from catastrophic injuries to extensive property damage.

Our experienced team of attorneys is here to advocate for your rights and secure the compensation you deserve. With our expertise and unwavering support, we will fight tirelessly to help you rebuild your life.  Contact us today to consult with an experienced tractor-trailer accident attorney. We serve clients in Bryan, College Station, and throughout Brazos County.

Causes of Tractor-Trailer Accidents

Tractor-trailer accidents can occur due to various factors, including:

  • Driver fatigue: Long hours on the road can lead to driver fatigue, impairing judgment and reaction times.
  • Speeding: Excessive speeding, often to meet tight delivery schedules, increases the likelihood of accidents and reduces a driver’s ability to respond to hazards.
  • Distracted driving: Distractions such as cell phone use, GPS navigation, eating, or adjusting controls divert attention from the road, increasing the risk of collisions.
  • Improper loading: Incorrectly loaded or overloaded trailers can cause instability, leading to rollovers or loss of control.
  • Equipment failure: Inadequate maintenance can lead to mechanical issues like brake failure or tire blowouts.

Regardless of the cause, we will work to identify the responsible party, hold them accountable, and help you obtain just compensation. 

Impact of Tractor-Trailer Accidents

Tractor-trailer accidents can have profound and far-reaching consequences, affecting victims physically, emotionally, and financially. The impact of these collisions includes:

  • Severe injuries: Tractor-trailer accidents often result in catastrophic injuries such as traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, and internal organ damage.
  • Permanent disability: Some victims may be left with permanent disabilities, requiring long-term medical care and assistance with daily activities.
  • Emotional trauma: The trauma of a tractor-trailer accident can cause psychological distress, including post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and anxiety.
  • Financial strain: Medical expenses, lost wages due to inability to work, and property damage can create significant financial burdens for victims and their families.

We recognize the devastating impact tractor-trailer accidents can have on individuals and families. We are dedicated to lifting your burdens and pursuing the maximum compensation you need to rebuild your life. 

How We Can Help

The Payne Law Group offers comprehensive legal assistance to victims of tractor-trailer accidents. Our experienced attorneys specialize in handling complex trucking accident cases and have a proven track record of obtaining favorable outcomes. Let us handle all the legal details. We will:

  • Investigate the accident site
  • Identify and interview witnesses
  • Determine liability
  • Inspect the trucking company’s maintenance records
  • Review the truck driver’s record for traffic violations and prior accidents
  • Take over all communications with the insurance company and opposing counsel

With our extensive knowledge of federal and state truck safety laws, we will provide support and guidance at every step, helping you make informed decisions as your case proceeds. We will leverage our negotiating skills to achieve a fair and just settlement, but we are well-prepared to litigate to achieve the best possible outcome. 

You can depend on us to help you obtain the compensation you need and deserve, including damages such as medical expenses, lost wages (present and future), pain and suffering, and loss of enjoyment of life. If you’ve lost a family member in a tractor-trailer accident, we can help you obtain justice and compensation through a wrongful death action.

Regardless of your circumstances, we will offer compassionate representation and dependable service and fight to protect your rights, well-being, and future.

Talk To An Experienced Tractor-Trailer Accident Attorney

If you’ve been involved in a tractor-trailer accident, don’t face the aftermath alone. Contact Payne Law Group today for a free consultation. Once you become our client, you can rest easy knowing our experienced legal team is by your side.