Every year throughout the state of California there are thousands of motor vehicle accidents on its roads, highway and interstates. Trucking accidents and other large commercial vehicle accidents are different than car accidents in many ways. One primary difference is the type of accidents commonly involving tractor trailers. A rear underride accident is a type of accident only associated with commercial vehicles and tractor trailers.
If you have been injured in a California tractor trailer accident please call The Orange County personal injury lawyers at Nokes & Nokes. They possess many years experience competently handling truck accidents in Los Angeles, Orange, San Diego, Riverside and San Bernardino County. Their number one priority will be protecting your rights and getting you the maximum amount of compensation you are entitled to.
An underride truck accident when a car rear ends the back of the tractor trailer. The car, depending on its size, essentially slides underneath the back of the truck. Even at relatively low speeds these types of accidents have an extremely high fatality rate. Even if the driver and passengers survive the crash there will most likely be permanent life altering injuries.
An underride accident in California can be caused by many factors. Most underride accidents can be avoided by paying attention to the road while driving, not following too close behind a truck, allowing for significant braking distance and having a properly maintained vehicle.
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With many years combined experience handling tractor trailer accident cases in the attorneys at Nokes & Nokes possess the experience and expertise to file your California trucking accident lawsuit. They are skilled California Trial Attorneys and are well equipped to take your case to court, if necessary, to get you the compensation you are entitled to.
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If you, a loved one or family member have been injured in a California tractor trailer accident please call Nokes & Nokes today for a free consultation. With many years experience handling truck accidents in southern California they will do their absolute best to get you the compensation and benefits you deserve.