Trucking Accidents in Atlanta, Georgia
Semi-truck and tractor-trailer collisions often involve multiple vehicles, serious injuries and significant damage. When a trucking accident is caused by a negligent truck driver, you can recover compensation for your injuries. At Holston & Huntley, LLC, our injury lawyers can guide people involved in a trucking accident in Atlanta, Georgia, and throughout the State of Georgia.
Bringing a Negligence Claim Against a Truck Driver or Trucking Company
Negligence is the typical cause of trucking accidents in Atlanta, Georgia. Negligence holds a person responsible for foreseeable harm caused to others as a result of their carelessness. Truck accident cases often include multiple claims against several defendants. These cases typically involve state and federal laws regulating the trucking industry and its drivers. For example, while a trucker may be held responsible for his or her own negligence, such as falling asleep behind the wheel. In this case, the trucker’s employer may also be held vicariously liable if the driver’s careless actions happened in the scope of his employment. Additionally, the trucking company may be sued for the negligent hiring, supervision and training of its employee.
Succeeding In a Trucking Accident In Atlanta, Georgia
To succeed in a negligence claim, you must prove that the defendant owed a duty of car and that the defendant breached this duty of care. Additionally, you must prove that the defendant’s actions caused your injury. Lastly, you must show that you suffered damages. The standard of care that a defendant must abide by is that of a reasonably prudent person. Drivers must also avoid foreseeable harm to others. If they fail to meet this standard, they have breached their duty. The element of causation requires you to show that, but for the defendant’s actions, the accident would not have occurred. It also requires you to show that the harm was a reasonably foreseeable. Establishing damages involves proof that you suffered specific losses. Damages typically include past and future medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering and out-of-pocket costs.
Enlist an Experienced Metro Atlanta, Georgia, Lawyer to Seek Compensation for Your Injuries
At Holston & Huntley, LLC, we understand that your case is critical to your ability to regroup after an unexpected collision. Providing aggressive, thorough and ethical legal representation is our goal. Additionally, we seek to obtain the maximum amount of damages on your behalf. Call us immediately after a trucking accident in Atlanta, Georgia! Holston & Huntley, LLC, also serves victims and their families in Metro Atlanta, Georgia; Columbus, Georgia; Alpharetta, Georgia; Marietta, Georgia; Albany, Georgia; Athens, Georgia; and Macon, Georgia. We will always put your interests first and will always keep you informed regarding the status of your case. To schedule a free initial consultation, call us at 1 (844) GA-BUDDY, 1 (404) 474-2970 or contact us online.
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