Justice for Devastating Austin Semi-Truck Accident Injuries
100 Congress Avenue, Suite 2000
Austin, Texas 78701
The shocking reality is that nearly all Austin semi-truck accidents result
in at least one fatality. Moreover, a considerable majority of injuries
sustained by people in passenger cars involved in collisions with big
rigs are severe and life-changing.
An overview of different, traumatic semi accident injuries is important
when it comes to gaining a better understanding of how a personal injury
claim of this type is pursued. You undoubtedly will have more questions
than can be answered fully through this blog post. Thus, the nationwide
Doan Law Firm has created an Austin Semi-Truck Accident Lawyer Hotline
at (512) 806-0000.
The hotline is operated 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, including all
major holidays. Not only can you get answers to your questions you can
also schedule an appointment with an Austin Semi-truck accident attorney
right now, or at any other time convenient to you.
Common Austin Semi Accident Injuries
As mentioned a moment ago, Austin big-rig accident injuries tend to be
severe, tend to highly serious. With this in mind, some of the most common
Texas semi-truck accident injuries are:
- Traumatic brain injury
- Spinal cord injury
- Broken bones
- Cuts, lacerations, stab wounds
- Internal injuries and organ damage
Compensation for Medical Bills and Expenses
Due to the serious nature of semi-truck accident injuries, medical bills
and expenses are nearly certain to mount to tens if not hundreds of thousands
of dollars. Keep in mind that because semi-related injuries are likely
to be extremely serious, medical care and treatment is likely to be required
well into the future.
The Doan Law Firm completely understands that nature and extent of medical
care and treatment necessary following a semi collision. Our tenacious
legal team fights tirelessly to ensure an injured person is fully financially
compensated for all medical bills and expenses, including those you reasonably
anticipated in the future.
Compensation for Pain and Suffering
In addition to financial recovery for medical bills and expenses, a person
injured in a semi accident is likely to endure incredible, persistent
pain and suffering. Pain and suffering represent other types of losses
for which an injured person is entitled to financial compensation. As
is the case with medical bills and expenses, an injured person is entitled
to financial recovery for current pain and suffering as well as pain and
suffering expected to be faced into the future.
Compensation for Mental Anguish and Emotional Distress
Not all injuries associated with a horrific Austin semi-truck accident
are physical. The stark reality is that a collision with a semi can result
in serious mental anguish and emotional distress. Indeed, chronic issues
of this nature can arise in the aftermath of a commercial truck collision.
A myriad of different mental and emotional issues can occur following a
truck accident. With that noted, some of the most common types mental
and emotional issues or conditions experienced following a semi accident include:
- Post-traumatic stress disorder or PTSD
The lawyers of The Doan Law Firm are fully committed to pursue comprehension
compensation for clients, including for existing and future mental anguish
and emotional distress.
Compensation for Permanent Disability
Sadly, a high percentage of Austin semi accidents result in a person sustaining
permanent disability. In addition, this type of collision can also result
in permanent disfigurement. Semi-truck accident permanent disability represents
another category of injury for which The Doan Law Firm fights for justice
and appropriate compensation for clients.
Our firm has access to the most capable, reputable experts to assist in
establishing the full extent of a disability an injured person faces following
a semi-truck accident. This type of expert assistance is crucial to ensuring
that suitable compensation is obtained for a person suffering a permanent
disability following a semi-truck accident.
The Doan Law Firm Legal Team is Here for You
The Austin semi-truck accident lawyer team stands ready to fight for you
now. You can schedule an initial consultation by calling (512) 806-0000.
We can meet with you at our conveniently located office in Austin (or
at any of our offices in the state of Texas or across the United States).
Depending on your situation, we can also meet with you at your home, at
the hospital, or even via a virtual consultation online. There is never
a charge for an initial consultation with our firm.
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