Lowell Truck Accident
Lowell is the fourth largest city in Massachusetts with more than 100,000 residents. It is considered the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution. Today, many of these industrial mill buildings have been transformed into businesses and homes making Lowell a lively and historic city for its residents. Lowell is strategically located at the intersections of Route 495, Route 95, and Route 3. These major highways provide easy access to any major city in Massachusetts. Therefore, there are many trucks that deliver to and pass through Lowell.
With such vibrancy, there is congestion, and that often times leads to truck and car accidents in Lowell. With so many trucks passing through the city, there are bound to be accidents. If you have been involved in a Lowell Truck or car accident you may want to contact an attorney sooner than later. A Lowell MA truck accident attorney can help you deal with issues that immediately come up after an accident. If an accident is severe we will need to bring in experts immediately, while images and memories are fresh. If the accident happens to be serious but not life threatening, issues such as who will pay the property damage, storage costs, lost wages. Also, having an attorney will help you with making sure your medical bills are paid on a timely basis, and if you have health insurance we make sure your benefits are properly coordinated.
Because truck accidents can often lead to catastrophic injuries, the truck companies are also acting quickly to preserve favorable evidence and to protect their interests.
There are many ways in which negligence can be established in truck accident cases. The truck driver could have fatigue from driving over the number of legally permitted hours, one of the truck’s parts may be defective, the truck may have been improperly loaded, or maybe the truck company is known for hiring inexperienced and unqualified drivers. You will not know the cause of your Lowell truck accident until you call an attorney at Altman & Altman.
Truck accidents are devastating. The attorneys at Altman & Altman understand how confusing and traumatic this type of accident can be. That is why our attorneys are available 24 hours a day 7 days a week to answer all of your questions. All of our cases are overseen by a senior partner who will make sure that you receive compensation for your medical bills, recovery costs, property damage, and of course your pain and suffering. Call an attorney at Altman & Altman today for a free consultation. We can be reached at 617.492.3000, toll free at 800.481.6199.