Darryl Isaacs — The Hammer — and the skilled team of Louisville personal injury lawyers at Isaacs & Isaacs, take on Kentucky cases where victims have been injured in a crash involving a large truck or commercial vehicle. Some of these vehicles can include:
Get Justice With A Louisville Truck Accident Law Firm
Commercial truck accidents are disastrous. Because these big trucks dwarf other vehicles both in size and weight, the damages they cause are horrific. In many cases, occupants of the other vehicle(s) involved sustain serious injuries or are killed. If you’ve been in a collision with a big commercial truck, it’s probably time to initiate a lawsuit against the driver and/or trucking company.
Insurance companies representing truckers will seek to minimize their losses almost immediately by getting you to sign away what you deserve. We urge clients to reach out immediately to an experienced Louisville truck crash law firm, tell us your story and let us begin buidling a strategy to win your case. Isaacs & Isaacs Louisville personal injury lawyers are on call 24/7 to help you. Call 800-800-8888 for immediate assistance.
A Conversation With Darryl Isaacs All About Truck Accidents
Attorney Darryl Isaacs sat down to address questions for those who have been involved in a crash involving big rig trucks or other large commercial vehicles. Join us in this radio episode of “Ask The Hammer,” the podcast exploring the legal matters that matter most. Play the episode directly below.
When a commercial truck collides with another vehicle, the damage it causes can run into millions of dollars. Big trucking insurance carriers will do all they can to avoid paying the victims of these horrific accidents just compensation. If insurance companies are reluctant to pay claims for car accidents, you can guess how they react when an accident of this magnitude occurs.
Isaacs & Isaacs employs its own skilled accident scene investigators. We will be at your side immediately to ward off the insurance people and gather evidence. If anyone besides police and medical personnel ask you about the cause of the accident, your injuries, what you were doing, or any other questions, even if they act friendly and concerned, you can tell them they should speak to your attorney.
We will take pictures of the accident scene, the truck and the other vehicles involved. We will talk to witnesses and gather statements and contact information. Because of our years of experience investigating trucking accidents, we will see what is there to be seen.
How Do Trucking Accident Lawyers Prove Negligence?
More than one party is usually at fault and therefore liable in a commercial truck accident. Maybe the driver was hauling an improperly secured load, working more hours than the law allows or driving while distracted. If there was a mechanical failure, it could be the parts manufacturer, the inspection crew, the trucking company, the driver or any one of a number of factors where somebody cut corners or didn’t abide by safety regulations.
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In order to prove negligence, we may need to file a lawsuit to gain access to trucking company records. Nobody is going to volunteer information that could mean they are accountable for millions of dollars in damages. Sometimes insurance coverage is inadequate. In these cases, the liable parties must pay.
Once a trucker or trucking company knows we are involved, they may offer a fair settlement amount, or they may wait until we build a strong case. A lawsuit allows us to subpoena employees, demand production of company records and documents and examine other tangible evidence. The trucker or trucking company has no obligation to turn over records, or let us examine the truck until a lawsuit has been filed.
Each accident is different, but often the cause of these accidents is something we’ve seen before. Our experienced truck accident lawyers will investigate the facts to find out what happened and who is liable. Usually after the liable parties understand that we will take it to court and win, they will offer a fair amount to settle before trial.
Louisville Truck Accident Injury Lawyers With A Winning Track Record
If you’ve suffered a debilitating injury, you will need fair and just compensation to help you through the weeks, months and possibly years ahead. If you’ve lost a loved one, no amount of money can make up for the tragedy or replace your family member, but demanding justice on your loved one’s behalf may help you to find some peace.
Free Case Review: Commercial Vehicle Accident Lawyers in Louisville, KY
We are here fight for your physical, emotional, and financial recovery so that you can go forward and rebuild your life. Your next step to begin this process is a free consultation so we can hear your story. Our Louisville truck accident law firm has a 99 percent success rate and we’ve recovered over $1 billion for our injured clients throughout Kentucky, Indiana and Ohio. Call us 24/7 at 800-800-8888 to speak with an experienced Louisville, Kentucky truck accident attorney, or fill out the contact form online. We represent truck crash victims in many states throughout the USA.
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“It was a pleasure to have the Isaacs & Isaacs team to help me after being hit by a truck as I was walking to the market. They went above and beyond to help with all I went through!”
“When I realized that I needed a lawyer after my accident I immediately call[ed] Isaacs and Isaacs because I tried to handle it myself and their insurance wasn’t going to cover my injuries. After I got a hold [of] Isaacs and Isaacs there was no problem. They took over and my case was settled in no time.
If you ever need an attorney call Isaacs and Isaacs.”
“I decided to hire Isaacs and Isaacs law firm back in 2014 from an accident I was in at work when the vehicle I was driving was hit by a speeding dump truck that ran the red light. I contacted them a few months after the accident and they took my case and started working on it immediately. They were the most friendly and knowledgeable people I know. They answered every question I had about my case they worked day and night trying to get me a responsible settlement and they did.”
About Our Louisville Office & Surrounding Area
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The office of Isaacs & Isaacs is conveniently located at 1601 Business Center Court in Louisville’s Downtown District. It can be found off Bluegrass Parkway between Kentucky Mills Drive and Commerce Court.
Free parking is available to clients in a dedicated parking lot for our office building.
If you need to remain in Louisville overnight, you’ll find hotel accommodations near the office. Suggestions include:
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