Properly loading and securing cargo is one of the most basic and important safety precautions that must be taken by a commercial truck driver. There are specific ways in which cargo should be loaded to ensure that the truck is not susceptible to issues that arise due to awkward or problematic weight distribution. Moreover, any and all cargo must be contained so that it will not fall out or off of a trailer and into the roadway.
If you have been hurt in a truck accident due to the failure of the truck driver to tend to his or her load, the Racine improper securing of cargo lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. can help you to pursue financial compensation for your injuries. Contact us at 800-242-2874 for a free case evaluation.
Despite being designed to haul massive loads of cargo, 18-wheelers can experience accidents if the cargo is not secured or loaded correctly. The following are representative examples of cargo-loading concerns which may result in an otherwise preventable accident:
These loading errors can cause tire blowouts, rollovers, and other serious accidents that may injure innocent people who happen to be nearby. When truck drivers injure innocent people through their negligence, they need to be held accountable for the regrettable outcome.
If you have been hurt in a trucking accident through no fault of your own, the Racine improper cargo loading attorneys of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. can help you seek financial compensation for medical bills, vehicle repairs, and other damages. Contact our dedicated legal representatives by calling 800-242-2874 today.