If you have lost a loved one in a fatal truck crash in Georgia, an Atlanta accident lawyer will work with you to file your Georgia wrongful death claim. An experienced Atlanta accident lawyer knows the type of evidence to collect, how to deal with the trucking company and how to prove liability if your loved one's death was the result of negligence.
Common Causes of a Georgia Fatal Truck Crash
Some of the common causes of a Georgia fatal truck crash can include:
- tire blowout;
- overloaded truck;
- falling debris;
- underride accident;
- override accident;
- side collision;
- head-on collision;
- rear-end crash;
- jackknife; and
- hazardous spill.
A smaller vehicle is simply no match for an 18-wheeler, especially when the big rig is traveling at high speed or when the truck driver is distracted.
A loved one's death from a fatal truck accident in Georgia can be overwhelming. Adding to your grief may be the task of filing a Georgia wrongful death claim. An Atlanta accident lawyer will help make the process as smooth as possible and alleviate some of the additional stress of dealing with a wrongful death claim.
Contacting an Atlanta Accident Lawyer
If your loved one has been the victim someone else's negligence or carelessness, whether in a truck accident or some other type of accident, you have certain rights guaranteed by law. To help you understand these rights and seek the compensation you deserve to help get your life back in order, contact the Atlanta Law Offices of Sheryl L. Burke for a no-cost consultation on your injury case - 404-842-7838.