Every year, more commercial trucks, such as semi-trucks, big-rigs and 18 wheelers, share the road with much smaller vehicles.
As a result, tractor-trailer accidents are on the rise. According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, the number one cause for these accidents is driver error or negligence. The injuries are often catastrophic and can require extensive treatment. Trucking accident injuries can include:
- Broken bones
- Brain injury
- Spinal cord injury
- Severe burns
If you have been involved in a tractor-trailer accident, you need the help of a San Bernardino Personal Injury attorney who has handled trucking accident cases - one who will thoroughly and properly investigate your case.