Trucking Accident Tire Blowout Accident Attorneys
As you’re driving along, have you ever seen a ‘road alligator?’
This black debris is actually what’s left of a blown out truck tire
and what could have been a truck accident. If an accident were to occur
as a result of a blown out tire, then the victims would be entitled to
Every semi-truck driver has both a personal responsibility and a professional
duty to conduct a thorough inspection of their rig before driving on the
nation’s roadways. In fact, The Department of Transportation and
the federal government mandates that, before each trip, each driver must
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Consider that a fully loaded semi-truck weighs more than 80,000 pounds.
If a driver ignores defective or worn tread on their tires or doesn’t
air up tires that are under-inflated, they’re putting both the public
and themselves in potentially mortal danger. In fact, the statistics show
that blown out tires are the leading cause of truck accidents in America.
Furthermore, drivers can easily prevent tire blowouts through routine inspections.
Unfortunately, even trained drivers sometimes forget or refuse to check
their vehicle despite mandates from the federal government.
Driving a semi-truck with unsafe, un-inspected tires is pure negligence.
Any truck driver that does so and any trucking company that’s allowing
their drivers to do so need to be held accountable for their driver’s actions.
If either you or a loved one has been injured in a rollover trucking accident,
the trucking accident personal injury lawyers at The Doan Law Firm will
provide you with the compassion, experience and resources you need to
pursue your rightful compensation
Our firm provides a free no obligation initial consultation in order for
you not only to have your most pressing questions answered in a no pressure
situation, but also to discover the merits of your case as well as your
best path forward.
If you desire our services, we’ll take your case on a contingency
basis, meaning that you don’t pay any legal costs upfront or throughout
the duration of your case. Instead, we earn our fee only after obtaining
a successful outcome on your trucking claim, through a small percentage
of the settlement we win on your behalf.
In other words, if we fail to obtain a successful outcome on your trucking
claim, you’ll never owe us a dime.
Evidence of Tire Defects
The Doan Law Firm has both the compassion and the resources to handle the
trucking accident personal injury cases of those that have been victim
of a truck tire blowout accident. One of the first steps is to launch
an investigation, which is critical you contact our firm as soon as possible.
It’s critical we’re able to do an investigation while the
evidence is still readily available. Of the initial things our firm will
do is look for any evidence of the tires:
- Not Being Inspected
- Having Too Many Road Miles
- Having Tread That Was Worn
- Having Tread That Was Separating
- Being Underinflated or Overinflated
Additionally, our firm will also look for any evidence that the tires were
underinflated or overinflated or that the load distribution was uneven
or the truck itself was overloaded causing an excess of stress on the
truck tires causing the blowout that lead to the trucking accident. It’s
important that an investigation can begin immediately so again it’s
critical you contact our firm as soon as possible.
The Severity and Long Term Consequences of a Truck Tire Blowout
Of all the people that have had the severe misfortune of being in a highway
trucking accident involving a semi-truck, the vast majority of them have
sustained life altering and severe injuries. These injuries require extensive
levels of medical rehabilitation and care, in addition to:
- Intense Levels of Suffering
- A Highly Diminished Quality Of Life
The Doan Law Firm can’t bring you back to health; however, we can
fully guarantee that we’ll be able to do everything possible under
the law to bring you the best possible compensation and outcome that will
help your chances of a recovery. A recovery that will allow you to help
with picking up the pieces of your life and allow you to start moving
on, moving on with the knowledge that you’ll have the means to be
able to get the healthcare that you’ll need as well as the support
to your family to get through this very difficult time now and through
Contact The Doan Law Firm
The Doan Law Firm has both the professional obligation and the financial
resources to investigate your accident and pursue your claim until you’ve
received the maximum possible compensation for your claim. Our firm takes
personal injury claims throughout the country and handles serious trucking
accidents of all types.
There are times that victims may not be fully aware of the full extent
of their injuries and the full extent of the losses they’ve incurred
either now or in the future. Since there are strict statutes of limitations
in many states, it’s imperative that you have specialized legal
counsel on your side immediately after your accident. If your injuries
have left you unable to travel, the lawyers at The Doan Law Firm will
travel to you no matter where you are, whether it’s to your place
of business, your home, or to your hospital room.
Please contact us at any time 24/7/365, no matter the time of day or holiday.
Our experienced trucking accident personal injury lawyers are available
to take your call no matter the time of day or holiday at (800) 349-0000.
We look forward to helping you soon.