Truck Accident Lawyer

East Texas Truck Accident Lawyer

Experienced Truck Accident Lawyer, Chris Jones of Longview, Texas is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law and passionate in the representation of the victims of Trucking Negligence.  Mr. Jones has been a personal injury accident lawyer for over 24 years. There are a number of factors that ultimately lead to trucking accidents, including:

  • Truck Driver Fatigue

  • Longview Truck AccidentTexting and Cell Phone Use

  • Driver Distraction

  • Drug and Alcohol Abuse

  • Improper Truck Driver Training

  • Improper Screening and Hiring of Drivers

  • Improper Supervision of Truck Drivers

  • Improper Truck Maintenance

  • Overloaded and Improperly loaded Trucks

Please see our blog post on Texas Truck Accidents.  Collection of evidence is important in Trucking accidents. Trucking companies will start collecting evidence immediately.  In fact,  most drivers are taught to call the trucking company immediately after and accident. If possible, trucking companies will send a representative to the scene as soon as possible. For this reason, you should hire a lawyer with whom you are comfortable as soon as possible after an accident.  Among others things, the lawyer will be able to send paperwork to the trucking company warning it not to destroy or spoil the evidence.  You may also view our personal injury posts Documenting Personal Injury Damages and Car and Trucking Accidents – Making an Insurance Claim.

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs) and the Texas Commercial Motor Vehicle Drivers Handbook provide rules and regulations that Truck Drivers must follow.  You need a lawyer with experience working with these rules and regulations.

East Texas Truck Accident

Experienced Texas Truck Accident Attorney

We have experience with truck accidents, and if you have been seriously injured or have lost a loved one in an accident and need a Texas truck accident attorney, please do not hesitate to give East Texas Attorney, Chris Jones, Board Certified Personal Injury Trial Law, a call at 903-236-4990, 888-236-4878 (toll-free) for a free initial consultation or send us a message at Contact Us.

 

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