Maryland Semi-Truck Accident Attorneys
Semi-truck accidents, also known as semi-trailer accidents, are some of the most disastrous motor vehicle accidents one can be involved in Maryland. Rarely does the victim of a semi-truck accident walk away unscathed and unharmed. More often than not, life altering and many times fatal injuries occur during these accidents. If you, or a loved one, have been hurt or injured due to the negligence of a semi-truck driver you should absolutely speak with a Maryland attorney handling Semi-truck accidents.
Please call Accident Lawyer Tom Kemp at (410) 398-0910 to discuss your claim. Mr. Kemp is a skilled trial lawyer and has a wealth of experience handling all types of semi-truck, semi-trailer and large truck accidents on Maryland roads, highways and interstates. Let him make fighting for your rights his number one priority. He serves the injured in Cecil County, Kent County and Harford County, Maryland.
Semi-Truck Accident Litigation In Maryland
Trucking accidents vary from car accidents from a legal standpoint in Maryland. The trucking industry has very strict guidelines, rules and federal laws that trucking company owners and their employees must adhere to. For instance, truck drivers are only allowed to drive a certain amount of time each day to prevent driver fatigue related accidents. They must also keep and maintain logbooks and time sheets reiterating their daily work activities.
Also, truck drivers are subject to random drug and alcohol tests. They are also subject to these tests should they be involved in an accident of some sort. Trucking companies are also responsible for the drivers they hire. If incomplete background checks are performed the trucking company may be at fault should their drivers injure someone in a trucking accident.
In the event you are injured in a Maryland trucking accident, your attorney having access to these logbooks, records and employee information can help establish fault and liability on the part of the trucking company and truck driver. This may help you to win your case either via settlement or in court and may help you to receive maximum compensation and benefits for your injuries. A skilled and experienced motor vehicle accident lawyer will determine the true lifetime cost of your trucking accident claim and make sure you get the benefits and financial compensation you are entitled to.
Call A Semi-Trailer Accident Attorney
Under Maryland law, there are statutes of limitations that govern when you must file a lawsuit. you have 3 years from the date of the accident to file your personal injury lawsuit claim. The at fault driver’s' insurance company will immediately begin protecting themselves legally. You should do the same by working with a tractor trailer accident lawyer immediately following your accident. Cecil County Personal Injury Attorney Tom Kemp will fight aggressively on your behalf and make sure that your legal rights are protected. Mr. Kemp will do his absolute best to get you the full, fair and just compensation for your injuries, pain, suffering, medical expenses and lost wages. Call his Elkton injury law office at (410) 398-0910 to discuss filing your personal injury claim.
Mr. Kemp handles accident and injury claims on a contingency fee basis meaning he charges no fee unless he recovers for you.