The highways of Wichita, Goddard and Andover are filled with truckers. Kellogg, I-35 or the Kansas Turnpike have frequent accidents. When you or a loved one is injured in a trucking accident, we understand the last thing on your mind is hiring a lawyer. But a trucking attorney can get you the compensation you need to pay for medical bills or funeral costs. In fact, Kansas has a mandatory law that your insurance includes Personal Injury Protection. To learn more about PIP, click here.
Sadly, truck drivers often do not maintain their brakes and can cause a serious injuries when they violate the law that requires them to maintain their brakes. Even worse, they know when they have bad brakes. Whether it’s the owner of the company or the driver of the truck, it is their responsibility to have good brakes. With the many good brake shops such as Meineke or The Brake Shop Inc in the Wichita and Derby area, there’s no excuse to keep trucking with faulty brakes.
If a lawsuit is filed in Sedgwick County by the injured party, the truck driver or owner will have no choice but to be held accountable for their irresponsibility. In order to do this, you need an experienced trucking injury attorney. To read about how a truckers negligence killed an Atlanta boy, read our article here.
If you have had a Kansas trucking injury that was not your fault and need medical treatment, you need an experienced professional who can help you get back on the road to recover. Call us today at 316-269-1414 or visit our contact page here. Our Kansas personal injury attorneys will provide you a free initial consultation and if we take your case you don’t pay a dime unless we recover money for you. Even then we only take a percentage of the total amount of your recovery.
If your accident wasn’t due to faulty brakes, but from an improperly loaded truck, visit our website here.
But if you were in a trucking accident at night, it’s possible the trucks trailer wasn’t properly marked with reflective tape. Read more here.
If you have questions on what you should be looking for when you are making a decision to hire a Kansas personal injury lawyer, read our article located here.
Ray Hodge & Associates proudly represents victims and their families across the state of Kansas, including Wichita, Andover, Derby, Goddard, Haysville, Mulvane, Rose Hill, Newton, El Dorado and Hutchinson. Call today for a free consultation all over the state of Kansas. We have proudly served clients in Sedgwick, Butler, Sumner, Harvey, Kingman and Reno Counties.