UPS TRUCK ACCIDENT ATTORNEYS
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IF YOU OR A LOVED ONE SUFFERED INJURIES OR DEATH CAUSED BY A UPS TRUCK, YOU MAY BE ENTITLED TO COMPENSATION.
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The United Parcel Service, or UPS, swiftly delivers packages and letters nationwide. This is an essential service that offers lots of advantages. But unfortunately, many UPS drivers speed and disregard traffic laws to make deliveries on time, which results in accidents.
Contact our knowledgeable UPS truck accident attorneys for a free, no-obligation consultation if you or a loved one was hurt in a UPS truck accident or if a family member died. We are pleased to go over the specifics of your injury, walk you through your legal options, and offer a free case review.
The following are the most typical UPS truck collisions:
Blindspot crashes. Every car has blind zones that make it difficult for the driver to notice other cars as they pass. The blind spot of UPS vehicles is broader than that of a regular passenger car. When the UPS driver switches lanes, this can cause accidents.
Trailer rocking. UPS uses many tractor-trailers. Trailer sway, which occurs when a big trailer sways into the path of another vehicle, is a problem for these big semi-trucks.
Moving cargo. To avoid shifting cargo, the load in a UPS truck must be equally distributed and balanced. The company and the driver must check the car to ensure it is balanced and not overweight. Changing cargo might result in truck collisions.
UPS Truck Accident Causes
Delivery truck accidents can be brought on by driver error or other reasons, much like other auto accidents. UPS delivery truck drivers receive training on how to drive their trucks. Even so, they are human and can err. These mistakes could include careless or dangerous driving. Driving recklessly includes breaking traffic laws, speeding, and operating a vehicle while distracted.
Some of the most common actions that can lead to UPS delivery truck collisions include the following:
• Driving while texting
• Improper or inadequate commercial vehicle maintenance
• Failures of the equipment, such as parking brakes or old brakes
• Not doing safety inspections
• Unfavorable weather
• Improper freight loading
• When making a delivery, failing to apply the parking brake
• Backing up on the road when passing a delivery destination and having to turn around
• Breaking traffic regulations
• A UPS truck driver not yielding when entering traffic, especially when leaving driveways
• Drowsy or exhausted drivers
• Driving when impaired by drink or drugs
Because of your injuries, it could be difficult for you to pay your medical expenditures. If your car was totaled in the collision, you might also need a new one.
Our nationwide network of UPS truck accident attorneys can be of assistance. For a free case consultation, contact us right away.
Failure to maintain UPS trucks is negligence.
Like other businesses, UPS is responsible for the safety of its UPS trucks. A collision with a UPS truck might result in severe injuries because they are heavier on average than most passenger cars. At the scene of the collision, it may result in severe injuries that require emergency medical attention. It may potentially result in the total loss of your vehicle. The UPS firm is obligated to make up for your losses and injuries if an accident was caused by a defective UPS truck.
If the accident occurred as a result of defective delivery vehicles, trucking companies might be accountable for your financial recovery. In addition, your injuries could be the result of negligent manufacturing on the part of the truck manufacturer if the delivery truck. Again, liability can be established with the aid of an accomplished UPS truck accident lawyer.
How can I tell if the UPS driver was to blame?
To prevent mishaps, UPS has established safety regulations and UPS driver requirements. Nevertheless, UPS drivers are sometimes blamed for car accidents. UPS drivers must have acted carelessly or negligently for their actions to be at fault when UPS accidents occur. A motorist can be careless in many different ways, such as:
• Driving while distracted
• Driving when tired or nodding off behind the wheel
• Breaking traffic laws, such as going too fast or swerving to avoid a stop sign or a red light
• Reckless driving
• Driving when high or under the influence of alcohol or drugs
You must demonstrate carelessness or recklessness to be eligible for financial compensation for your injuries.
A UPS truck accident attorney can establish truck accident liability.
A UPS truck collision case is complex. Many individuals and organizations could be at fault. It might be challenging to establish responsibility in a car accident involving a UPS truck. Determining which insurance provider to approach for reimbursement for your monetary losses, serious injuries, missed wages, medical expenses, and property damage can also be challenging.
Even when it is obvious who is at fault—for instance, when the truck driver caused the accident—it can be challenging to prove who should be liable for compensating accident victims for their injuries.
Their insurance provider may reject your injury claim against UPS. They can claim that you cannot seek compensation from them.
A knowledgeable personal injury lawyer in our network can help you obtain the maximum compensation for your injuries.
The amount of compensation is different in each incident that involves a UPS vehicle. What, or who caused the crash? How severe and lasting are your injuries? Will you be able to return to work? How much insurance is available?
Call for your FREE initial consultation today.Contact our legal team right now to arrange a FREE, NO-Obligation consultation with an experienced UPS accident lawyer. Call our experienced lawyers that can explain your rights. We can help you get the money you deserve.
The Law May Limit the Time You Have to File a UPS Accident Claim
Under the legal rule known as “the statute of limitations,” any claim stemming from a UPS accident claim must be filed within a specific period of time, otherwise, the injured person or their family’s legal claims are barred, and their right to bring suit is lost for all time.
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