New York Truck Accident Attorney
Learn More about the Accident Investigation Process
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) regulates all truckers
and trucking companies, ensuring that they are operating their vehicles
lawfully. This information is critical for
truck accident investigations.
The information uncovered may include the following:
- The driver’s history, including a record of any accidents
- The driver’s employment background
- Service hour records
- Mileage log records
- Copies of the driver licenses
- Road test results
- Drug and alcohol test results
- Certificates of training
- Schedule of vehicle maintenance
If you were injured in a truck accident and need to file a claim for compensation,
you should retain the services of seasoned New York truck accident attorneys
to assist you. Any incidence may be attributed to some form of negligence,
whether it is the truck driver, trucking company, or other factors.
Thorough Investigation Is Critical
We have to determine who was responsible for the truck accident. Not every
case is attributed to truck driver negligence. It may even be possible
that the trucking company itself had a part in the accident.
Belushin Law Firm, P.C. look at every piece of evidence—from video surveillance to photos
of the scene or witness testimonials. When we are called to investigate
a case, we act swiftly as there is no time to waste when going through
the claims process. We examine each and every case from top to bottom
and may even consult with accident reconstruction professionals and other
experts to determine fault.
We Fight Insurance Companies For You
One of the biggest hurdles in an accident claim is taking on insurance
companies. They are known for playing hardball and are often reluctant
to pay out what an injury victim truly deserves. However, once you have a
New York personal injury attorney on your side, this evens out the playing field, and they will be more
apt to negotiate on your terms. If you have any questions about this,
please do not hesitate contact us right away.
free case consultations, so be sure to call us at (888) 918-9890 or (718) 787-4470 to discuss
your truck accident case!