If You Have Been Involved in a Truck Accident in West Virginia, Call Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys Today
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), 8.2 percent of all traffic fatalities in 2013 involved large trucks. That totals to nearly 300,000 large truck accidents. If you have been involved in a crash caused by the negligence of a truck driver, trucking company, or truck manufacturer, you may be entitled to compensation. Contact the experienced West Virginia truck accident attorneys at Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys to learn more about your legal rights and options. No amount of preventative measures can protect motorists from the negligence or wrongdoing of other drivers. When a motorist is involved in an accident with a semi truck, the consequences can be tragic for the victim and his or her family.
$32 Million Wrongful Death
$26 Million Truck Accident
$17.5 Million Car Accident
$12 Million Product Liability
$9 Million Truck Accident
$8 Million Truck Accident
$8 Million Truck Accident
$7.5 Million Auto Accident
$6.9 Million Garbage Truck Accident
$6.5 Million Traumatic Brain Injury
$5 Million Medical Malpractice
$5 Million Bus Accidents
West Virginia Truck Accident Statistics
Identified by the Wall Street Journal as being the 8th worst state to drive in – 15% of all auto accidents in West Virginia involved a large truck. This totals over 3,000 large truck accidents every year. In 2013, over 100 people were killed and over 500 injured as a result of an accident with a tractor trailer in West Virginia. While passenger vehicles tend to outnumber semi trucks on the road, the significant level of damage that much larger trucks can cause makes it imperative that the trucking industry takes every precaution against accidents. For this reason, truck drivers, truck manufacturers, and truck companies are under strict laws to help reduce the risk of even minor crashes. Victims of truck accidents in West Virginia need protection and legal guidance and that is where Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys steps in. Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys is one of the premier trucking law firms in West Virginia. Based in Pennsylvania, our attorneys have traveled throughout the mid-Atlantic states including West Virginia to assist those hurt by trucking accidents. We are dedicated to helping innocent victims of trucking accidents and have spent decades working to establish a true expertise in West Virginian trucking laws. Accidents that involve trucks or tractor trailers can be very complicated and should be handled by lawyers that are uniquely qualified to handle these types of cases. Over the past five decades, we have represented hundreds of trucking accident victims and our trucking accident attorneys are dedicated experts in aggressively pursuing the justice and compensation that our clients deserve. Each member of our firm has extensive experience in these heavily defended truck injury cases and we are regularly asked to lecture nationally and internationally on trucking laws. Dan Munley is the former chairman of the Trucking Law Litigation Group for the American Association for Justice and Marion Munley is currently on its executive committee. We represent truck accident victims throughout West Virginia and we are willing to travel to see you wherever you are located if you are injured and unable to travel. We have several office locations and we are here to help truck accident victims throughout West Virginia from Martinsburg, Morgantown and Clarksburg to Summersville and Lewisburg!
The major trucking companies will hire lawyers immediately after a truck accident and have them on the scene the same day, if possible. You should do the same. The experienced trucking law lawyers at Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys know how to preserve all of the important pieces of evidence for you. They know how to secure the scene of an accident and take necessary photographs and statements. This is very critical because significant pieces of evidence helpful to you can be lost, misplaced or be purposely destroyed by the trucking companies. Check out our list of frequently asked questions after a truck accident. We have represented many types of large truck accidents including:
- Eighteen Wheeler or 18 Wheeler
- Mack Truck
- Flatbed Truck
- Cement Truck
- Garbage Truck
- Tanker Truck
- Tractor Trailer
- Big Rig
- Dump Truck
Choose Your Semi Truck or Trucking Accident Injury Lawyer Carefully
If you or a loved one have been injured in a commercial trucking accident, you need the experienced lawyers of Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys to protect your rights. Large trucking companies have their own investigators and attorneys fighting for them, you need someone on your side. Your Choice of Lawyer is Important. So CHOOSE CAREFULLY™ — The Family of Lawyers™ at Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys — to protect your rights.
Why Cost is No Object When You Hire The Best Truck Accident Attorney
Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys charges clients of personal injury claims on a contingency basis. What that means is the attorney is only paid if he or she wins money damages for you – the client. This makes it possible for anyone to hire only the best lawyer. It gives everyone access to the justice system and representation that is equal to the best that insurance companies, doctors and other defendants can hire. You can contact the lawyers of Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys for a free consultation by calling toll-free at [phone-number]
Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys Handles Cases For All Different Types of Trucks
The experienced trucking lawyers at Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys have handled cases involving all different types of truck accident lawsuits. We have also represented the drivers of a trucks in truck accident cases, as well as drivers of cars, drivers of buses, passengers of buses and pedestrians that have had accidents with trucks. Call Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys for a free consultation for your trucking accident case today! OR email us online today.