Injuries caused by negligent operations of trucks often require a specialized analysis. Carriers often carry large, expensive loads and the size and weight of these loads have the potential for causing catastrophic loss to people and to property. Federal regulations for motor carriers must be reviewed as well as state and local regulations for safety and operation.This office has used computer technology to recreate accidents and to assess the safety and reliability of the equipment. Specialized experts are used in this field and special skills are needed for examination and cross examination of these scientific experts. Insurance issues require a review of truck leases, insurance coverages for trucks, and environmental coverages.
This office is experienced in litigation involving hospital delivery trucks and waste disposal trucks. On two separate occasions involving accidents involving large commercial trucks, this office has obtained 1 million dollar plus verdicts in each case.