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Shippensburg Tractor Trailer Accident Attorneys

Aiding the Victims of Truck Accidents

Today, our roads and highways are more crowded than ever. With streets jam-packed with cars and trucks of all sizes, accidents are bound to happen. Unfortunately, accidents involving large tractor trailers are some of the most serious and injurious kinds of accidents.

Since 1888, Metzger Wickersham has been serving Pennsylvanians in need of legal service. With over 130 years of experience, our Shippensburg truck accident attorneys are prepared to fight for you. We are dedicated to helping the injured obtain the compensation they need to begin the recovery process.

Call us at (888) 286-2850 if you have been injured in a truck accident. You can also contact us online.

Common Causes of Truck Accidents

In addition to the normal laws of the road, trucking companies and tractor trailer drivers are subject to strict rules and regulations. Any failure to properly adhere to these rules could put both the trucker and other drivers in danger.

Tractor trailer accidents are often caused by:

  • Fatigued drivers who operate their vehicles longer than the legal daily limit
  • Overloaded or improperly loaded trucks
  • Unqualified truckers or truckers who lack the proper training
  • Speeding
  • Aggressive driving
  • Drinking or drugged driving
  • Unsafe lane changes
  • Defective vehicle or mechanical errors, such as faulty breaks

Failing to follow protocol by driving too many hours in a day or loading cargo improperly is a serious hazard, and the responsible party must be held accountable for its negligence or mistake.

Recoverable Damages in Tractor Trailer Accident Cases

If you have been injured in a tractor trailer accident, you are probably facing significant hardship financially, physically, and mentally. You deserve compensation to cover the many burdens you are dealing with.

By pursuing a claim, you can recover damages for:

  • Medical expenses
  • Lost wages
  • Future lost earning potential
  • Pain and suffering

The Shippensburg tractor trailer accident attorneys at Metzger Wickersham are ready to help you pursue justice and secure a favorable outcome in your case. With our help, you can begin the long recovery process and move on from this chapter.

Request a free consultation with our team by calling (888) 286-2850.

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