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Experienced Alabama Truck Accident Lawyers

We Fight for Truck Wreck Victims in Mobile, Daphne, Foley, and Throughout Alabama and Mississippi

If you or a loved one has been seriously hurt in a collision with a semi truck or 18-wheeler, our accident lawyers can help you protect your legal rights. Andy Citrin Injury Attorneys’ truck accident team is made up of experienced litigators who understand that truck wreck claims require aggressive legal strategies and thorough investigations. 

Clients choose to work with Andy Citrin Injury Attorneys because we have the resources necessary to fight big trucking and insurance companies. We have:

  • A team of experts ready and available to investigate your car crash right away 
  • Years of experience handling truck wreck cases 
  • A track record of success recovering millions in settlements and verdicts for big-rig accident victims  
  • A strong reputation; other Alabama attorneys often refer their 18-wheeler accident cases to our law firm 
  • Deep knowledge of the electronic data kept in a truck’s computer system 
  • Education on the federal regulations governing truck operations 

 To find out how we can help you, schedule a free consultation with one of our injury attorneys or call our offices at 251-888-8888. 

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How an Alabama Accident Lawyer Can Help After You’ve Been Injured by a Big Truck

In a crash where the driver of a semi truck or tractor-trailer is at fault, the trucking company will send an adjuster or a response team to the scene to assess the damages and victims’ injuries. Their job is to limit the company’s liability — and evidence sometimes even disappears.  

To fight back, you’ll need a skilled truck wreck lawyer. The truck accident lawyers at Andy Citrin Injury Attorneys understand the insurance company’s tactics, and we can help you navigate the complex process of filing your claims and negotiating a settlement. 

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Our truck wreck team has successfully handled truck injury cases in Mobile, Daphne, Foley, and across the states of Alabama and Mississippi. Negligent drivers should be held accountable for their actions, and we work hard to build a strong case for our clients and fight to get them the compensation they deserve.

At Andy Citrin Injury Attorneys, we believe that everyone in Alabama deserves excellent legal guidance — even if they don’t have the means to afford it. That's why our Alabama personal injury law firm operates on a contingent-fee basis. We do not charge our clients any fees unless we win their case. We also offer a free initial case evaluation to listen to your story and offer expert legal guidance about your situation.

We Understand the Leading Causes of Alabama Semi-Truck Accidents

Big rigs can weigh up to 80,000 pounds, and passenger car drivers and occupants often suffer more severe personal injuries in truck accidents. According to 2016 data from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 64% of those who died in fatal truck crashes were the occupants of cars and passenger vehicles. 

Many different factors can contribute to an 18-wheeler accident. Some common causes of severe and fatal truck wrecks include:

  • Speeding and reckless driving 
  • Driver fatigue 
  • Distracted driving
  • Overloaded trucks and incorrectly secured cargo 
  • Failure to drive safely in bad weather conditions 
  • Mechanical malfunctions, such as brake failure 
  • Poor truck maintenance 
  • Defective and dangerous truck parts and equipment
  • Improperly trained and unqualified drivers
  • Drunk driving and drugged driving 

Truck drivers are sometimes under pressure to deliver cargo on tight deadlines, which can push truckers to cut corners and drive longer than the regulated hours.

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Catastrophic Truck Accidents Demand Serious Injury Lawyers

At Andy Citrin Injury Attorneys, we understand the devastating physical and emotional pain that injured victims have to endure. Our attorneys have years of experience handling big truck wreck cases and can fight back against powerful trucking companies to get you the compensation you need to recover. 

If you have questions about your truck accident case, set up your free consultation with one of our experienced personal injury lawyers by calling 251-888-8888 or by completing our simple online contact form. 

Andy Citrin Injury Attorneys has office locations in Mobile, Foley, Daphne, and throughout Alabama. Our truck accident attorneys have helped clients from Mobile and Baldwin Counties, Coastal Alabama, the Mississippi Gulf Coast, and more.  

References

General statistics (n.d.). Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Retrieved from https://www.iihs.org/iihs/topics/t/general-statistics/fatalityfacts/passenger-vehicles  

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