All motor vehicle accidents are serious matters that must be treated as such. When the accident pits a large semitruck against a smaller passenger vehicle, the results can be absolutely devastating. It is imperative that everyone who is involved in a crash with a big rig understand what they should and shouldn't do after the crash.
One thing that you should do is try to gather as much information as you can about the accident. Get the trucker's information. Take pictures of the scene and the damage to your vehicle if possible. Snap a few photos of the injuries you suffered. Of course, if you suffered catastrophic injuries, you might not be able to do this. That is fine because your safety and health come first.
We know that you might be concerned about how you will put your life back together after the crash. This isn't always easy since you might have the perfect storm of an increase in bills and a decrease in income if you can't work.
You might opt to seek compensation after the crash. This could help you alleviate some of the financial pressures that you are dealing with. We can help you evaluate the situation to determine who to hold accountable and what types of damages to pursue.
The decisions you make regarding your case can impact the final outcome. We want you to have the information you need to make these crucial decisions. We can help you get your case moving and help you evaluate your options as the case moves forward.