Driver Suffers Severe Injuries in Truck Crash
Blossburg, PA (June 26, 2018) – Last Tuesday, at around 4:00 a.m., a truck driver was driving north on Route 15 when he lost control of his truck due to ice and slush. The truck fell over a steep embankment and crashed onto North Williamson Road. The driver suffered severe injuries, including head, neck, and back injuries.
Trucking Accident Injuries
Drivers and passengers involved in trucking accidents almost always end up with injuries. Because this is a large trucking accident, the driver involved deserves compensation for personal injury. Since this accident was caused by unsafe working conditions due to dangerous weather, the driver has a right to get compensated for his current and future medical expenses. He also has a right to get compensated for loss of wages due to inability to work.
There are challenges that victims face when filing lawsuits for trucking accident injuries. Trucks are subject to specific federal laws and regulations, including Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations.
At Edelstein, Martin & Nelson, we understand the complexities that trucking accidents entail. We have experience and understanding of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations, including complex insurance issues tied to truck claims. We believe that our clients deserve to be compensated for the inconveniences accidents bring, especially when our clients are not at fault. Our clients deserve to be compensated for their damages and losses. If you, or someone you know, has been involved in a trucking accident and suffered severe injuries, call 888-208-1810.