Key West Truck Accident Attorneys
Throughout the state of Florida the death and injuries from trucking accidents, is on the rise. The laws surrounding trucking accidents are different than laws covering other accidents, which is why it is so important to contact a law firm with specific Key West truck accident experience.
Whether you were involved in an accident with an 18-wheeler, a truck hauling hazardous waste, a commercial truck, or a pickup truck, Leesfield Scolaro can help. With years of experience in dealing in trucking accidents throughout Key West and Florida, Leesfield Scolaro has significant Florida trucking law experience. Contact our office for a free and confidential consultation if you have been involved in a truck accident.
Truck accidents can involve delivery trucks, government and firefighting vehicles, commercial big-rigs and many other types of trucks. Trucking accidents are often caused by several complex factors which may include truck driver error or negligence, heavy cargo, unlicensed or inexperienced drivers, other drivers of other vehicles, weather conditions, and many others. Because Florida has such particular laws when trucks are involved, our experienced Florida truck accident law firm can help.
All truck drivers in the state of Florida must abide by very specific regulations during their work shifts. Truck drivers are required to take breaks for a certain amount of time after working their shifts in order to not become tired. Drivers are also required to carry specific trucking licenses and ensure that their vehicles and cargo are in drivable condition. Since the highways and weather throughout the Florida Keys other south Florida cities throughout Florida are often changing, drivers must adhere to a strict and slower speed limit than other vehicles.
All of these factors as well as many others are important elements in a trucking accident lawsuit. Leesfield Scolaro has experience in filing trucking lawsuits and recovering significant damages from truck accidents. Our firm handles almost every trucking accident case on a contingent basis meaning that we only get paid if we win your case.
If you were involved in a trucking accident in Florida, especially in the areas of Key West, Miami or South Florida, the legal team at Leesfield Scolaro can help. It is important to note that people should usually never sign anything or agree to any kind of settlement without legal counsel first. Even dealing with insurance companies and trucking companies can be done more effectively through our legal team of Key West trucking accident lawyers.
Leesfield Scolaro can assist anyone involved in an accident with a truck in the state of Florida. Contact our office as soon after the accident as possible for a free, no-obligation consultation on your specific incident. Our Key West truck accident attorneys will handle all trucking lawsuits in a timely, professional and courteous manner. Contact us today.