18 Wheeler and Truck Accidents

Lake Charles Truck Accident Lawyers

There is so much at stake in a truck accident. The injuries are often catastrophic, federal and state truck laws must be considered, and the trucking companies and their insurers have high-powered lawyers on their side.

The law firm of Hoffoss Devall, has the experience and the resources to obtain justice in 18-wheeler and commercial trucking crashes. Our Lake Charles truck accident attorneys have recovered millions of dollars for clients in hundreds of accidents in Southwest Louisiana and throughout the state. If you or a loved one has been injured by a negligent trucker, do not hesitate to contact us to schedule a free initial consultation. We encourage you to seek help as soon as possible after the accident — our attorneys will need to have immediate access to driver’s logbooks, DOT (Department of Transportation) reports and other evidence that is vital to your claim.

For examples of our successes, see our personal injury verdicts page.

Southwest Louisiana 18-Wheeler Crash Attorneys

Semi wreck cases are often won or lost on the federal regulations governing motor carriers. Hoffoss Devall, lawyers are members of the Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America. This affiliation gives us the extra resources and knowledge needed to provide the best representation possible to our clients. We understand trucking regulations.

We work to uncover evidence of the causes of truck accidents, which include the following:

  • Overloaded trucks
  • Truck driver fatigue
  • Falsified logbooks
  • Improper truck maintenance

 
We also hold employers accountable for negligent hiring, safety practices, training and supervision of drivers.

If you or a loved one was seriously injured in a truck wreck, we will work closely with you, your family members and doctors to determine future care needs and lost income, to demand full damages from the insurance company for the economic impact and the pain and suffering in the aftermath of a truck accident.

Injured in a Truck Accident? Learn How a Louisiana 18-Wheeler Crash Attorney Can Help You.

Contact our Louisiana truck accident law firm online or call our Lake Charles office at 337-433-2053 for a free initial consultation.