Baltimore Truck Accident Lawyers
High-quality service from diligent advocates
Commercial vehicles can cause considerably more devastating damage than smaller vehicles due to their larger size and heavy weight. Harder to control and far more complex to maintain, tractor-trailers, big rigs, dump trucks and other large trucks are involved in a larger percentage of deadly automobile accidents than motor vehicle collisions involving small cars. In fact, 4,229 people died and another 90,000 individuals were injured as a result of truck accidents in 2008 alone.*
LeViness, Tolzman & Hamilton, P.A. represents individuals who have been seriously injured or lost a loved one due to a truck accident. A Baltimore truck accident lawyer from our firm may be able to help you deal with legal aspects of the aftermath of your accident so you can focus on your physical and emotional recovery.
The Maryland truck accident lawyers of LeViness, Tolzman & Hamilton, P.A. possess in-depth understanding of state and federal truck accident laws, including those of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration regarding Hours of Service (HOS) regulations and drivers logs. We aggressively pursue compensation if you or a member of your family has been seriously injured as a result of a truck driver’s or trucking company’s negligence. We build strong cases designed to ensure drivers, trucking companies and any other liable parties are held fully accountable for the consequences of their actions or negligence. We know the tactics insurance companies use to minimize the damages they must pay and how to best combat them.
When we take your case, we act promptly to preserve critical evidence from the accident scene. We photograph the road conditions and collect copies of drivers’ logs, black box recordings and other resources that may bolster your claim. Our lawyers have helped clients collect more than $100 million in compensation over the last 20 years.
Common causes of accidents
Much like auto accidents, truck accidents can occur for a wide range of reasons. A momentary lapse in judgment on the trucker’s part or an unforeseen obstacle is enough to result in serious, lasting injuries. Some of the more common causes and types of truck accidents include:
Contact our Baltimore Truck Accident Lawyers at LeViness, Tolzman & Hamilton for a Free Case Evaluation
LeViness, Tolzman & Hamilton, P.A. provides personal legal representation to clients injured in truck accidents in Baltimore and throughout Maryland. Contact our firm online or at 800-547-4LAW (4529) to schedule a complimentary meeting with a Maryland truck accident lawyer from our firm. We keep flexible office hours and are available by phone 24 hours a day in case of an emergency. We can also come to your home or hospital room if you are unable to travel. All of our cases are handled on a contingency fee basis, meaning you pay nothing for our services or expenses until we win your case. In addition to handling truck accidents, Our personal injury lawyers help our clients with car accidents, motorcycle accidents, and pedestrian accidents in Baltimore and throughout Maryland.
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