Tough Lawyers For 18-Wheeler Accident Claims
ATTORNEY: When people ask us to undertake their representation, they want to know what we can do and how we’re going to be able to help them out. We tell them what we will do. We tell them we will aggressively undertake investigation of the accident or of the issue with which they are faced. We will put our money up to make sure that we hire the appropriate experts. We will recreate scenes. We will take depositions. We will take them into a courtroom, and we will prepare for the battle that ensues in the courtroom. And we will let them know we are not fearful of that courtroom. We will control it. Commercial motor carriers cause very real and substantial injuries and/or death. As a result of one of cases that we were able to represent, we were able to achieve one of Texas’ top verdicts, according to Verdict Search, in the year of 2013, and get results for our clients that we believe exceeded their expectations.
18-wheeler (semi) trucks and other big rigs involved in accidents often cause very serious injuries, including brain injuries, lost limbs, back, neck and spinal cord injuries. These life-changing injuries can interfere with your obligations to your family and your job, which in turn can limit your ability to pay your bills and even to do things you once enjoyed.If you or someone you love was injured in an 18-wheeler accident in the Houston and Galveston area, you can count on the Tylka Law Firm to protect your rights and interests. With more than 30 years of experience, attorney Lawrence M. Tylka understands the causes of truck accidents and the many hardships suffered by victims and their families.Our legal team will do everything possible to help you recover after a collision with an 18-wheeler or other large truck.Call our 18-wheeler accident lawyers today.
- 281-557-1500 in League City/Clear Lake
- 713-829-6048 in Galveston/Texas City
- 713-829-6048 Lawrence Tylka’s emergency cellphone line
The Dangers Of 18-Wheeler Traffic In Texas
Interstate 10, I-45, I-69 and other Texas highways are congested with commercial truck traffic at all times of the day. The situation can be dangerous under normal conditions. When negligent truck drivers are on the roads, the danger is increased significantly.
In handling truck accident injury claims, we aggressively seek out the facts to determine how the accident occurred and who is to blame. Trucking companies have deep pockets to devote to defending against these claims. They may immediately send investigators to the scene of the accident.
Your personal injury lawyer should be able to go toe to toe with trucking companies and their insurance providers. Our law firm has the experience, skill and resources to handle all aspects of your claim and to help you pursue maximum compensation for your losses.
We are proven trial advocates with a record of success helping victims of truck accident in Galveston, League City and throughout southeast Texas.
What Do You Need To Recover From This Trucking Accident?
Because of the speed and mass involved in trucking accidents, the resulting injuries are often severe and catastrophic. Accident victims may find their lives changed forever. If you have been injured in a big rig truck accident, you may require ongoing medical treatment, expensive medication, physical therapy, adaptive equipment, adapted living quarters and other needs.
Furthermore, you may not be able to work, or do the type of work you were accustomed to before the accident. Your quality of life may never be what it once was.
Our lawyers will fight to help you obtain full and fair compensation for all of these losses. We leave no stone unturned when assessing damages for truck accident injuries. We call upon leading experts in medicine, economics, life care planning and other fields who help us determine what our clients will need to pay for today’s needs and tomorrow’s.
Who Is Responsible?
There could be one party or multiple parties responsible for your tractor-trailer accident injury. In many cases, truck accidents are the result of negligence on the part of truck drivers. Common causes of such accidents are speeding, reckless driving, driver fatigue, distracted driving and driving under the influence.
In some cases, the trucking company may be responsible for accidents. Negligence on the part of trucking companies can include faulty hiring and employment practices and inadequate truck maintenance.
Other parties who may be responsible for truck accidents include truck component manufacturers, other drivers and agencies responsible for highway maintenance.
In handling your truck accident injury claim, we will work tenaciously to identify all liable parties. Our thorough, aggressive approach can ensure that you obtain compensation from all available sources.
We are also committed to making Texas roads safer for everyone. By holding negligent truck drivers, trucking companies and other parties liable for damages, we help deter others from contributing to the dangerous circumstances that lead to truck accident injuries.
When Justice Matters … We Will Be There For You
If you or someone close to you has been injured in a truck wreck in Texas, or if you have lost a loved one in a fatal truck accident, a call to an experienced attorney can start an investigation that can lead to the compensation you need.
At the Tylka Law Firm, we are there when you need us, not just when it is convenient. Contact us by phone or by email about your semi truck accident case today. Attorney Lawrence M. Tylka’s cellphone (713-829-6048) is available 24 hours a day. We provide free personal injury consultations.