Your Rights in a Truck Accident Permanent Disability Case

Your Rights in a Truck Accident Permanent Disability Case

Protect Your Legal Interests with a Doan Law Firm Truck Accident Lawyer

Every day, in communities across the United States, innocent motorists see their lives tragically changed forever because of a commercial truck accident. The reality is that a 2,000 pound automobile is no match in a collision with a loaded 18-wheeler, weighing 80,000 pounds.

If you, or a loved one, suffered a permanent injury of some type as the result of a commercial truck accident caused by someone else, you need to take a proactive stance in retaining legal representation. The legal team at The Doan Law Firm has significant experience representing clients with permanent injuries arising from a catastrophic truck accident. Our firm maintains a 24-hour truck accident hotline at (800) 349-0000 to answer any questions you may have regarding your injuries and your case.

Common Types of Permanent Truck Accident Injuries

Men, women, and children ended up permanently disabled because of big rig truck accidents. These include people who suffer different types of permanent disabilities that include:

  • traumatic brain injury
  • spinal cord damage
  • lost limbs
  • paralysis
  • post traumatic stress disorder

In many truck accidents, a victim faces multiple types of permanent injuries. For example, an person may face a lost limb and post traumatic stress disorder.

Fight for the Compensation Your Deserve

A variety of factors come into play when it comes to compensation in a case involving a person who is permanently disabled in a truck accident. Of course, the nature of the permanent injury is a key consideration, but so is the age of the victim of the accident. For example, a younger person suffers additional losses based on that individuals age and the fact that he or she faces a longer period of time living with a disability.

A skilled lawyer from our firm is committed to ensuring that you obtain the compensation you need to restore some sense of justice in your life in the aftermath of being disabled because of someone else's negligence. Examples of areas in which we fight to obtain compensation for a client permanently disabled in a truck accident include:

  • medical bills and expenses
  • lost income
  • mental anguish and emotional distress
  • pain and suffering
  • losses associated with permanent disability
  • permanent disfigurement

The Potential for Punitive Damages

You may be entitled to what are known as punitive or compensatory damages because of your permanent injuries in your truck accident case. Punitive damages is an award of additional financial compensation if the conduct of the party causing a truck accident is deemed particularly reckless or egregious. Punitive or compensatory damages are also designed to punish a party that caused an accident for that reckless or egregious conduct.

The Doan Law Firm Truck Accident Attorney Fee Promise

The Doan Law Firm makes a truck accident attorney fee promise to you. Our firm never charges an attorney fee unless we obtain a favorable settlement or judgment for a client. You pay nothing unless we win a settlement or judgment for you in your truck accident case.

Retain a Doan Law Firm Truck Accident Lawyer

The Doan Law Firm truck accident hotline at (800) 349-0000 is staffed around-the-clock. You can call us any time to schedule an initial consultation with a truck accident lawyer from our firm. We are always here to talk to you.

As a nationwide law firm, we have offices from coast-to-coast in the United States. We can also schedule an initial consultation at your home, the hospital, or the rehabilitation center, depending on your circumstances. We can also arrange a virtual appointment with you via the Internet.

At an initial consultation, we will provide you an evaluation of your case and will answer all your questions. There is no charge for an initial consultation with a Doan Law Firm truck accident lawyer.