Indiana Trucking Accident Attorneys
A collision with a semi-truck or other commercial vehicle is often devastating, leading to property damage, catastrophic personal injury, or even fatalities. With so much at stake, you cannot simply hope that your insurance company or the truck driver's insurance company will treat you fairly. The dedicated and experienced trucking accident attorneys of Boughter Sinak, LLC in Fort Wayne have been protecting the rights of clients injured due to a trucker's negligence for years, and have recovered millions for our clients in personal injury cases against truck drivers. You can rest assured that our accident attorneys will not let the trucking company and their insurers take advantage of you.
There are many different types of violations under the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration that Fort Wayne trucking companies and commercial vehicles often violate, including:
- Improper stopping
- Driver fatigue
- Logbook violations
- Dock violations
- Improperly loaded trailers
- Weight violations
- Maintenance violations
- Timing-out violations
Additionally, a truck driver’s history and drug or alcohol use, as well as the presence of defective equipment on the commercial vehicle will come into question in your personal injury claim. We know the questions to ask and how to obtain the evidence we need to find the truth and maximize your recovery in Fort Wayne and the surrounding areas.
What to do if you've been in a trucking accident?
If you’ve been in a trucking accident collision in Fort Wayne or anywhere else, it’s important to remember that the truck driver and the trucking company will have their own team at the site of the accident quickly. There the company will begin trying to build a case for the truck driver, and against you. The accident attorneys at Boughter Sinak, LLC will not be intimidated by the trucking company, and will begin investigating the accident for you immediately. Whether you’ve been in a trucking accident in South Bend, Fort Wayne, Indianapolis, or anywhere in the State of Indiana, our accident attorneys will fight to get you the compensation you deserve for your personal injury.