Due to the amount of products large 18-wheeler trucks transport and the significant amount of time that these trucks spend on the road, it is imperative that they are properly maintained and serviced. Trucking companies that fail to conduct required and preventative maintenance on their trucks put both their drivers and others on the road at a much greater risk of being involved in a devastating accident.
Trucking companies have an important responsibility to their drivers, and to everyone else on the road, to properly and fully maintain their vehicles so as to prevent accidents from occurring. The truck accident attorneys of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. believe that if you have suffered in an accident because of a negligent trucking company, then you should be owed compensation from the irresponsible company. Contact us today by calling 800-242-2874 to discuss your legal position.
Large 18-wheeler trucks need regular and thorough maintenance to keep them safe. Many common parts that need maintenance regularly to preserve the safety of these vehicles include:
Failing to fix critical problems or regularly check to make sure these and other essential truck parts are working correctly can cause serious malfunctions and, thus, accidents that involve innocent parties.
If you or someone you care about has been injured in a car accident because of an improperly maintained 18-wheeler truck, an experienced truck accident lawyer of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. can help you. Call us today at 800-242-2874 to understand your rights in such a situation and learn what you can do to hold the irresponsible trucking company liable.