Truck Accident Due to Disregarding Traffic Signals
Passenger car drivers are not the only ones who can disregard traffic signals and cause an accident. Truckers can ignore them too and cause a tragic accident when this happens. The experienced team of truck accident lawyers at Isaacs & Isaacs has recovered over $1 billion for those were victims of negligence in KY, IN, and OH and can do the same for you. Call us at [800-800-8888 for a consultation 24/7 in all 50 states and speak to one of our attorneys for free.
Reasons why you should call as soon as possible:
- The statute of limitations starts running at the time of your accident
- Witnesses can disappear or forget with the passage of time
- Important evidence can disappear or be mislaid
How Do Truckers Disregard Traffic Signals?
There are numerous ways a truck driver can disregard the rules of the road that all motorists are expected to obey with regard to traffic signals. These can include:
- Failing to yield to other traffic
- Speeding through stop signs or red lights
- Making an illegal turn at a light
- Speeding in construction zones or areas around schools or hospitals
- Using the wrong lanes
- Turning in front of other vehicles
Liability When a Trucker Disregards Traffic Signals
A truck driver who disregards the rules of the road and causes an accident as a result can be held liable for the injuries caused to another person. In addition, if that driver is employed by a trucking company, the company may be held liable under certain circumstances.
What To Do After a Truck Accident – A Conversation With Darryl Isaacs
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.
Begin Your Claim With a Truck Accident Law Firm
Call Isaacs & Isaacs to have your questions answered and to have your case reviewed by one of our attorneys. Paying for injuries that were caused by another person is unfair, and we can pursue compensation to cover your expenses so you can concentrate on getting better.
Our trucking accident lawyers serve clients in all 50 states. To speak with one of our experienced attorneys, give us a call 24/7 at 800-800-8888.