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Houston Truck Accident Defense Lawyers

Every day, 18-wheel and heavy haul trucks move heavy equipment, chemicals, materials, oil and gas products, and various goods throughout the United States. When accidents occur and serious bodily injury and death claims are asserted against your company, the Houston truck accident litigation attorneys at Fahl & Donaldson have the industry knowledge and trial experience to provide a vigorous defense that protects your company’s interests.

With a deep understanding of insurance law and extensive expertise in the trucking and transportation industry, our attorneys are well-equipped to handle a wide range of legal matters for both local and national companies. Our firm’s philosophy revolves around providing personalized attention to each case, ensuring our clients receive the best possible representation tailored to their needs. Whether it’s offering counsel, defending against claims, or pursuing litigation, our team has a proven track record of success.

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Defense Against Personal Injury And Death Claims

Accidents involving large trucks tend to cause more severe injuries and have a higher rate of fatality than accidents involving only smaller vehicles. People injured in truck accidents often try to hold the truck driver or the trucking company responsible for the injuries. However, in most cases, the driver of the car is the party who is truly responsible for the accident. Cars may drive in trucks’ blind spots, cut truck drivers off or hit trucks as they turn. These are all common scenarios, yet your company could still face an injury or death claim from the at-fault driver.

The Houston truck accident defense attorneys at Fahl & Donaldson can help you dispute liability and the amount of damages sought by the other party. We have extensive experience in truck accident cases involving a wide variety of issues, including personal injury and death claims. Contact our office today if your company needs representation in a case involving any of the following:

  • Alleged failure to yield right of way, unsafe lane change, etc.
  • Alleged driver fatigue
  • Aggressive driving
  • Unsafe road conditions, such as snow, ice, rain or fog
  • Unlicensed or untrained drivers
  • Truck rollovers
  • Oversized trucks
  • Tire blowouts
  • Brake failure
  • Truck maintenance
  • Mechanical defects

Our attorneys defend even the toughest claims. Put us on your side today, so we can start immediately protecting your company’s interests.

Utilizing Professional Resources to Defend Your Company

To prove a personal injury claim, the injured person will try to show that their injuries resulted from your negligence. We consult respected experts with experience in the nuances of trucking accident claims. At trial, these professionals educate jurors about the actual causes of the accident. Our Houston truck accident litigation defense lawyers regularly work with:

  • Trauma doctors
  • Chiropractors
  • Forensic engineers
  • Mechanics
  • Accident reconstruction analysts

We use all available experts and evidence to show the jury why your company should not be held liable. 

How to Find a Qualified Trial Attorney for Truck Accident Defense

Finding a qualified trial attorney for truck accident defense is crucial to ensure your company’s interests are protected and you receive the best possible representation. However, navigating the world of law to find your perfect fit can be challenging when you don’t know what to look for and ask. When choosing your attorney, consider the following factors:

  • Work with attorneys or law firms with significant experience in truck accident defense and transportation-related cases
  • Verify the attorney’s credentials and qualifications
  • Check online reviews and testimonials from previous clients
  • Ask relevant questions about their process, practice, and experience
  • Assess the attorney or law firm’s communication skills
  • Consider their payment and fee structure 
  • Schedule a consultation to learn more about the firm

After a truck accident, our Houston truck accident defense attorneys quickly converge on the scene to gather evidence for your defense. We measure and photograph the scene of the accident to preserve such crucial evidence as skid marks and vehicle positioning. We talk to witnesses while their memories are fresh. We also take notice of any special circumstances that would indicate whether driver intoxication or fatigue played a role in the collision.

We Achieve Optimal Results Through Negotiation, Arbitration, and Litigation

Injury claims involving commercial vehicles have potential consequences that can place your company in significant danger. Having the right attorney is vital for your business’s interests in these critical situations. Our attorneys pride themselves on employing a practical and professional approach that centers on the best interests of your company. With extensive experience in litigation and a deep understanding of the trucking industry, we are well-equipped to handle the complexities of these cases.

When representing trucking and shipping companies, we bring our years of experience, strategizing and advocating on your behalf throughout the entire legal process. From investigation to gathering evidence and building a solid defense, we leave no stone unturned to present a compelling case.

Speak With an Experienced Houston Truck Accident Litigation Defense Lawyer at Fahl & Donaldson

As a testament to our experience and professionalism, our Fahl & Donaldson lawyers have successfully handled numerous high-stakes, complex insurance and transportation-related cases. Our in-depth industry knowledge allows us to navigate the intricacies of these cases effectively, offering practical and strategic solutions and providing clients with favorable outcomes.

When you choose our firm, you partner with a team passionate about upholding our clients’ rights and securing successful results. Whether you are facing a legal challenge or seeking proactive legal advice, our attorneys are here to provide you with highly qualified legal representation. We handle cases all across Texas and will come to you. Schedule a free consultation today by calling (346) 241-7355 or completing our contact form.