The entities and individuals liable when there has been an18-wheeler crash resulting in severe personal injury can include several categories of possible defendants. In general the possible litigation defendants are identified based on the facts of each specific case. An accident involving a truck can arise due to negligent or reckless operation of vehicle, violations of State or Federal law concerning the conditions for the safe operation or maintenance of a truck, defective truck manufacturing or defective truck parts or maintenance practices, and even defective State or Interstate roadway maintenance.
Each of the following individuals and/or entities could be liable under the following conditons in an 18-wheeler truck accident resulting in personal injury:
An accident involving an automobile and an 18-wheeler truck is almost always going to involve severe property damage and personal injury. Any liability concerning the circumstances of the accident will need to be determined by the elements that resulted in the incident. A lawyer can review the facts and make an evaluation of any possible liability concerning all those involved in the incident.