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Other Vehicle Accidents

Truck and Commercial Vehicle Accidents There are many types of accidents involving vehicles and commercial carriers of all kinds. These carriers, such as trains and buses, carry goods and passengers throughout our country and in our metro areas. They share the road with other cars and trucks and other motor vehicles. The experienced Duluth vehicle accident lawyers at Scholle Law handle all facets of vehicle accident cases with skill and compassion. We treat victims and families who are suffering due to a collision with a common carrier such as a train, bus or light rail with the respect they deserve. At the offices of Scholle Law, our legal team's goal is to lift the burden of handling the legal details of serious vehicle accidents, including the catastrophic injury or death resulting from them.

The vehicle accident lawyers of Duluth that make up the Scholle Law legal team have represented clients in a wide range of accidents and injuries over two decades. Although motor vehicles have more safety features than they have in the past, the dangers on the road have actually increased. Various behaviors that have caused these new dangers include the ongoing issues with distracted driving.

The dangers of cell phone use, emailing, texting and simply talking on the phone while holding it, are all impacting our highway safety, injuries and fatalities. Statistics show that drivers who engage in distracted driving can cause serious accidents and injuries. It takes longer for larger vehicles to stop. In recent years some accidents have involved those responsible for common carriers, like train engineers, becoming distracted with tragic results. A heavy vehicle that collides with another vehicle, pedestrian or cyclist, can cause extremely serious injuries. Some of these injuries can be fatal. Studies show that the time it takes for a large vehicle to stop is several seconds longer than smaller, lighter vehicles. The distance involved is also longer than smaller vehicles. This means that a distracted or an aggressive operator can cause a fatal or serious injury to others.

Our law practice handles all types of vehicle accidents, including:

Motor vehicle crashes happen every day on highways and rural roads. The can include trucks, buses, light rail and other vehicles. Although trains are still used to take some cargo interstate, trucks are also often used to move products from place to place. Any vehicle that is carrying cargo can be more dangerous due to its weight. Buses carrying passengers can also be very heavy and have difficulty stopping or slowing down. Some of these vehicles do not have seat belts and serious crashes can catapult passengers out of windows and doors. Many such accidents have occurred in the recent past giving rise to calls for new laws to require seat belts in buses.

The Scholle Law team will analyze and review all the facts surrounding your accident and injuries. We will support you through the entire process if your case must be litigated and does not settle. Our clients experience the difference in our approach from the first free consultation on their case. We provide clients with personal attention and communication through the entire process. It is our privilege to represent victims and their families and we honor the trust they place in us. We work with the greatest regard for you and your family. Your case and the facts that surrounds what happened in your accident, is important to us. We take the trust placed in us by our clients extremely seriously and work diligently on each and every case until it is resolved.

This caring and supportive legal team will be at your side. Charles Scholle and the Scholle Law team has proven that success over two decades is a direct result of our compassion and skill as we treat every client with concern and care. Our Duluth vehicle accident lawyers have significant experience and success in these types of matters which we apply to all our matters.


Scholle Law is here to help and to use our skill and knowledge on your behalf. Our team of vehicle accident lawyers in Duluth are ready to fight for your rights and for your family.

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