The simple answer is “Yes.” Although most truck accident lawyer could handle a car accident case, most car accident attorneys are not competent to handle truck accident cases. Why? Because truck accidents are much more complex and require a greater skill set than car wreck cases due to three factors:
- Truck Drivers and Trucking Companies are governed by federal law, state commercial driving regulations, company policies and other industry standards that do not apply to regular, non-commercial car drivers.
- Truck Wrecks Often Result in More Serious Injuries than Car Accidents.
- Trucking Companies, Truck Drivers and Trucking Insurance Companies Fight Harder because the Stakes are Higher.
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