Commercial trucks are large and can cause extensive damage and injury when they collide with another motor vehicle.
In most cases, the employer of the truck driver will be vicariously liable for any injuries that occur as a result of negligence on behalf of the driver.
The victims in a crash involving a commercial vehicle in or near District of Columbia may suffer head injuries, neck injuries, back injuries or brain injuries.
The victim of an accident involving a commercial vehicle may also have lost wages, and extensive hospital and rehabilitation bills.
Personal injury attorneys can represent both the driver of the commercial vehicle or the driver or passenger in another vehicle involved in the crash.
The AAJ is committed to promoting a fair and effective civil justice system while supporting the work of attorneys representing plaintiffs.
Lawyer Referral Service in the District of Columbia - The Bar Association of the District of Columbia (BADC) sponsors a Lawyer Referral Service (LRS) that helps individuals and businesses find a local attorney in Washington D.C. In fact, the BADC sponsors the only Lawyer Referral Service in the District of Columbia. The LRS charges a nominal referral fee of $39.95. Call 202-296-7845 to talk with the Legal Advice Line staff and receive the referral to a local attorney with experience in the needed area of concentration.