Truck owners and drivers are required by law to adhere to hundreds of laws and regulations designed to maximize their safety and keep traffic flowing around them as smoothly as possible. However, because these laws can sometimes be an inconvenience, a driver or operator may choose to ignore or break a law, even just a small one. When this happens, drivers on the roads around these truck are at a significantly higher risk of a dangerous truck accident, which means the owner or driver can be held liable.
If you have been injured and you suspect a violation of one of the many trucking rules and regulations may have been the cause, you should allow a Louisville truck accident lawyer to review your case as soon as possible. With several decades of combined experience, the team at Bahe Cook Cantley & Nefzger, PLC have the skill and the knowledge you need on your side to help you navigate the complex legal process. Our attorneys have received such recognitions as being selected to Super Lawyers®, being admitted to the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, and carrying a perfect 10.0 Superb rating from Avvo. Our profound record of success assisting clients both in and out of the courtroom stand as a testament to the level of quality and client service you can expect when you trust your case to our team.
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Regulations on trucks are extensive, covering everything from driving hour limits to truck maintenance to use of alcohol or drugs. For accident victims, if a violation of any one of these laws directly contributed to their incident, they could hold the driver and operating company responsible.
If you suspect that a violation of trucking regulations may have played a role in your accident, contact Bahe, Cook, Cantley & Nefzger, PLC online now and let us review the evidence in your case.