Attorneys James T. Carey and P. Zachary Stewart

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What You Need To Know About West Virginia Truck Accidents

West Virginia experiences considerable truck traffic due to its extensive network of highways and its role as a transportation corridor for goods moving between the Midwest and the East Coast. The state also suffers its fair share of truck accidents. A good West Virginia truck accident attorney can play a big role in helping victims pursue rightful compensation for their damages.

With more than 100 years of experience representing clients in and around Weirton, Carey & Stewart, PLLC, attorneys understand the complexities involved in truck accident cases and are dedicated to providing knowledgeable and aggressive legal representation to ensure their clients receive the compensation they deserve.

Common Types Of Truck Accidents

The common types of truck accidents road users in West Virginia may encounter include but are not limited to:

  • Rear-end collisions
  • Jackknife accidents
  • Rollover accidents
  • Underride accidents
  • Blind spot accidents
  • Lost load accidents
  • Wide-turn accidents

Our attorneys at Carey & Stewart, PLLC, will thoroughly investigate the circumstances surrounding the incident to determine liability. Our goal is to hold the negligent parties accountable and pursue maximum compensation for losses suffered as a result of the truck accident.

Common Truck Accident Injuries

Victims of truck accidents in West Virginia may suffer from a range of injuries, including:

  • Traumatic brain injuries (TBI)
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Neck and back injuries
  • Broken bones and fractures
  • Internal organ damage
  • Burns and lacerations
  • Whiplash
  • Amputations
  • Psychological trauma (such as post-traumatic stress disorder)
  • Fatalities

How A West Virginia Truck Accident Attorney Can Help

In the event of a truck accident, an experienced West Virginia truck accident lawyer can provide invaluable legal assistance and support to victims and their families. Some ways a lawyer can help include:

  • Conducting a thorough investigation
  • Determining liability
  • Negotiating with insurance companies
  • Providing guidance and advocacy
  • Helping ensure victims receive rightful compensation

Contact A West Virginia Truck Accident Lawyer Today

If you have been injured in a West Virginia truck accident, you should prioritize getting legal assistance. Call 888-710-4496 or email us to book a consultation with one of our experienced attorneys.