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Truck Accident Attorneys in Montebello

Experienced Montebello Accident Injury Attorneys

The State of California as a whole sees a massive amount of traffic move through its cities every day of the year. Much of this traffic is caused by massive trucks who are transporting goods cross country and unfortunately accidents do occur for any number of reasons, such as: tired driving, driving mistakes, mechanical negligence, unsecure cargo when loading/unloading, and other reasons.

If you have been involved in a truck accident it is important that you retain an experienced attorney today. Injuries are common when you have been involved in a truck accident, it is crucial for you and your loved ones to get the compensation you deserve.

Contact our Montebello personal injury attorneys today and we can review your case to find the best possible outcome. Se habla Español.

What to Do If You Have Been Involved in a Truck Accident?

Many times being involved in a truck accident means that the driver of the truck works for a company and as a result the company is just as culpable as the driver in the event of an accident. California has clear statutes not just for truck accidents, but for every vehicular accident that takes place.

These include California Vehicle Code Sections:

  • 17150 – The owner of the vehicle (which includes company vehicles) are responsible for damages caused by the vehicles operator
  • 17300 – Responsibilities concerning road damage and/or clean up
  • 20001 – Drivers are penalized for not stopping immediately after an accident
  • 20003 – It is mandatory to provide driver information following an accident and to assist those who are injured as a result of the accident
  • 20004 – In the event of death or serious injury, it is mandatory to call the nearest law enforcement official as well as file a report
  • 34620 – Special permits are required for commercial trucking

In addition, in California there is a statute of limitations on how long you can go before filing a personal injury or property damage claim, in accordance with codes of civil procedures:

  • 335.1 – For personal injuries you have 2 years from the accident date
  • 338 – For property damage you have 3 years from the accident date

Contact Us Today Regarding All Your Truck Accident Legal Matters

If you have been involved in a truck accident contact Leyva and Night, APC. today! Our attorneys have the legal knowledge to assist you and can guide you through the process of making a claim. We will outline your options and will proceed with the avenue that can provide the best possible outcome.

  • Seasoned Injury Advocates

    We have years of experience in the area of personal injury law.

  • We Only Fight for the Injured

    Our legal efforts are 100% devoted to injury victims.

  • Proven Case Results

    We have obtained countless favorable outcomes for clients.

  • We Know the Law & the Judges

    Our firm has close familiarity with legal counsel throughout Montebello.