OKC Fatal Truck Accident Attorneys
Fatal truck accidents are some of the most devastating events that can be visited upon any family. Like any fatal vehicle collision, these events tend to be swift and violent, creating terrible destruction in an instant from the untold tonnage of heavy machinery colliding with a lighter car. It is incumbent upon truck drivers to exercise particular caution for this reason: even a low-speed impact with a heavy truck can easily result in fatalities because of the uneven distribution of force involved. Needless to say, tragedies such as fatal collisions deserve their day in court.
How does fatal truck accident litigation work in Oklahoma? The short answer is that it can be swift and effective, especially if the case in question is not terribly complicated. Driver negligence is without question the number one cause of deadly crashes, but further issues may enter the litigation as well, including defective products, hazardous roadways and more. The key to waging and winning a court battle of this kind is to work with experienced professionals who can help compel a jury to act, and take the battle directly to those who are responsible for your loss.
Wrongful death cases that arise in the wake of a fatal truck accident tend to turn on a few important details such as signage, speed, and attention, but the results are universally similar: you could stand to receive money for loss of income, loss of companionship, and pain and suffering. If the event in question is unusually egregious, that court reward could stretch well into seven figures - no substitute for your loss, of course, but a welcome source of security moving forward. Working with experienced attorneys is the surest way to protect your interests and get the full and fair settlement you deserve.
We can help. Maples Law Firm is comprised of personal injury attorneys who understand the Oklahoma system of discovery, trial and settlement better than many firms in the region. Our experience with insurance companies stretches back to a time when we worked on behalf of their legal teams - experience which offers us unique insight into the many tricks they will attempt. If you want to shut down such predatory practices and lock in a settlement you can live with, you will not find a more dedicated team in the state. Feel free to contact the lawyers of Maples Law Firm today for a free consultation on your case.