Truck Accident Lawyer in Pasco
Some truck drivers can take foolish risks or keep driving through mandated rest periods. The result can be a truck accident with your vehicle. At Ty Hinnant Law, we represent victims of truck accidents in Pasco County, Florida. We work to help our clients obtain medical care, compensation, and other damages from the responsible parties. Our firm has a record of success in accidents involving commercial trucks and large buses, and a determination to fight for the results that you deserve.
The United States Department of Transportation requires that truck drivers limit their average work week to 70 hours, in order to increase safety and ensure that all truck drivers receive adequate rest. The trucking industry in Florida and the United States is regulated by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). The rules and regulations created by the FMCSA will affect any trucking accident case that occurred in Florida, including Pasco County.
Investigating the Accident and Injuries
Most trucking companies are required by law to keep detailed driver logs and maintenance records of their commercial trucks, public buses, tractor trailers, rigs, dump trucks, tankers, cement trucks, delivery trucks, etc. Many trucks also carry black boxes that can record important data about accidents and driving habits. Our experienced attorneys will carefully investigate the cause of the accident to establish liability in your case.
There is never a charge to discuss your truck accident case with an attorney at our firm. We do not charge any legal fees unless we obtain a successful verdict or settlement on your behalf.