Houston Trucking Company Negligence Lawyer
The trucking industry consists of millions of drivers and trucks, all of which are the responsibility of the trucking companies who employs them. As such, these trucking companies have the important duty to ensure that their drivers and trucks are both safe and up to standard. Otherwise, unsafe drivers and improperly maintained trucks can lead to devastating accidents, potentially causing innocent drivers to suffer serious harm and even fatal injuries.
At Williams Hart, our Houston trucking company negligence lawyers strive to protect the rights of innocent drivers who have been the victims of trucking company negligence. If you or a loved one has been harmed in a truck accident caused by a careless trucking company, contact us at (713) 352-7071 to learn more about how we can help you hold these reckless parties accountable for their wrongdoing.
Types of Trucking Company Negligence
Trucking companies are in charge of making sure their drivers are qualified and ready to be on the road as well as inspecting and maintaining their trucks. Unfortunately, there are many ways in which trucking company negligence could harm others on the road, including the following:
- Hours of service violations
- Negligent hiring
- Failure to train / inadequate training
- Failure to inspect vehicles
When a trucking company is careless in these or other manners, it deserves to be held responsible for the repercussions of its actions.
If you or someone you love has suffered in a truck accident caused by a trucking company’s negligence, a Houston trucking company negligence attorney of Williams Hart may be able to take legal action against them on your behalf. Discuss your situation with a qualified member of our team by calling (713) 352-7071 today.