Las Vegas Truck Accident Attorney

Representing the Victims of Commercial Trucking Accidents throughout Nevada

Commercial trucking accidents are among the most devastating motor vehicle accidents and among the most challenging personal injury or wrongful death lawsuits, as well. For more than 30 years, Las Vegas trucking accident attorney Robert M. Apple has focused on representing the victims of serious personal injury accidents, including trucking accidents, motorcycle accidents, and auto accidents.

At Robert M. Apple & Associates, our entire legal team is committed to each of our clients and their cases. We pride ourselves on providing exceptional client service, personal attention, knowledgeable and reasoned legal advice, and dedicated legal advocacy in a friendly and comfortable environment.

Contact Las Vegas trucking accident lawyer Robert M. Apple at (702) 646-0085 for a free, no-obligation consultation to discuss a possible personal injury or wrongful death claim.

Common Causes of Commercial Trucking Accident

Determining the cause of a commercial trucking accident is incredibly important to assessing liability and damages. At Robert M. Apple & Associates, our Las Vegas trucking accident attorney represents clients in commercial trucking accidents involving:

A comprehensive factual analysis is necessary in order to determine the cause of a commercial trucking accident and assess liability. Truck drivers, like all motorists, have an obligation to be cautious drivers, obey the rules of the road, and take appropriate safety precautions to prevent accidents, but they are also subject to additional laws and regulations. For instance, truck drivers are required to adhere to certain hour of service regulations regarding mandatory rest requirements.

Additionally, trucking companies may also be held liable for trucking accidents caused by their drivers if they failed to follow applicable laws and requirements. Shippers could also be held liable for commercial trucking accidents if they negligently load a tractor-trailer.

What to Do If You Are Injured in a Truck Accident

If you have been involved in a trucking accident, there are several things to keep in mind.

  • Make sure to obtain and retain all documents related to the trucking accident, including medical bills, police reports, witness statements, medical records, doctor recommendations, prescriptions, property damages, photographs, and any other information pertaining to the accident.
  • Consult with an experienced trucking accident attorney as soon as possible. As with any personal injury accident, you must act quickly to protect your legal rights following a trucking accident. There are strict time limitations on when a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit can be filed. Accordingly, it is important that you do not delay. The Las Vegas trucking accident law firm of Robert M. Apple & Associates is dedicated to protecting the rights of trucking accident victims, and he will fight tirelessly to get you the compensation you deserve.
  • Notify your insurance company of the accident, but avoid making any statements about the motor vehicle accident until you have consulted with a skilled trucking accident attorney like Las Vegas truck accident lawyer Robert M. Apple.

Contact Robert M. Apple & Associates at (702) 646-0085 today to schedule a free, no-obligation consultation to learn more about a possible trucking accident lawsuit.