Trucking Accidents are all too common in the crowded streets of New York City. Tight turns and overcrowded streets are a recipe for accidents between large trucks and cars or even pedestrians.
Trucking Accident Responsibility
Because trucking is a highly regulated commercial venture – many different groups share responsibility for ensuring the public’s safety with regards to trucking. While the obvious liability lies with the driver – it is also possible that the trucking company owner routinely skimped on the regular maintenance required by these big rigs, or a weigh station operator on I-495 who failed to stop an overloaded semi.
At Hecht & Hecht, we ensure that we identify all of those responsible for contributing to a trucking accident. Trucking is big business. When dealing with accidents, the industry’s primary objective is to protect its bottom line. We fight on your behalf to protect your rights and acquire the compensation your deserve to help recover from the physical and financial losses the occurred from a frightening accident.
If you’ve been involved in a trucking accident in New York – your top priority should be recovering physically and emotionally from a devastating accident. Once you are ready to deal with the trucking and insurance companies, don’t go it alone – pick up the phone – we are here to help.