FAQ Category: 18-Wheeler Accident

After an 18-wheeler accident, your health should be your top priority. First and most importantly, get a medical evaluation. Adrenaline after an 18-wheeler accident can mask early signs of injury. If you’re able, take photos at the scene. Keep all relevant medical and other records to build evidence for your…

Follow the recommendations of your lawyer and your doctor. Don’t talk to any insurance company or insurance adjuster. Let your lawyers do all of your communication for you to outside parties and insurance companies. You can talk to your doctor and the police when appropriate, but not to anyone else.

You will want to ask any attorney you are considering for you accident several questions. The following should help you get started: Does the attorney have experience in commercial vehicle accidents? An attorney should be able to talk about their experience with truck accident cases. If an attorney can provide…

There are several resources for researching the laws and regulations for commercial motor vehicles for both state and interstate operation. The following websites contain CMV legal and other details: State Law and Regulations Texas State Highway Patrol Texas State Statutes Texas Department of Transportation Federal Laws and Regulations Federal Motor…