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    COMMERCIAL MOTOR VEHICLE CLAIMS

    Kansas City Truck Accident Lawyers

    Trucks are different. They are much larger than ordinary vehicles and the consequence of a crash is often much more severe. Missouri has long been at the crossroads of transit in this country, with major Interstate highways like I-70, I-35 and I-29 passing through the Kansas City area and with them, thousands of heavy trucks. When a truck driver is distracted, fatigued or impaired, a semi-truck accident often results, with other motorists suffering the majority of the injuries.

    These truck crashes are often complex in terms of causation and liability. For an individual who has been injured in such a wreck, attempting to sort out the facts and obtain compensation from the responsible parties can be frustrating. You want to recover and get better, while the stress of dealing with insurance companies and their lawyers can only make you feel worse. If you’ve been injured in a truck accident, our team of experienced Kansas City truck accident lawyers can help you recover the compensation you deserve.

    • We have years of experience handling complex personal injury cases, and look forward to helping you with yours.

    Our Attorneys Can Help With Your Commercial Vehicle Claim

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    Our Kansas City truck accident lawyers understand your situation. We have represented numerous individuals involved in trucking accidents and know how to examine your crash, determine who may be responsible and locate the sources of compensation like insurance that will help you recover and regain your health.

    Truck accidents are complex because while you may believe it is the driver’s fault, the driver is often only one piece of the puzzle. The truck may be owned or leased by one entity or the tractor may be owned by one company, the trailer by another trucking company and the driver may be an independent contractor, separate from the tractor and trailer.

    There can be questions of improper or negligent maintenance of the truck, improper supervision or negligent hiring, training or supervision of the driver, or the truck may have been loaded improperly. It is often a combination of parts of all of these elements. Additionally, each party is likely to have their own insurance and attorneys. An experienced Kansas City truck accident attorney can help determine who is at fault after a truck accident.

    It’s imortant to contact an Experienced Kansas City truck accident lawyer after a collision with a commercial motor vehicle. This complexity can be bewildering for the average injured motorist. You simply don’t know where to begin. Our Kansas City truck accident attorneys know how to examine the crash, your injuries and help you determine the compensation necessary to make you whole after such a devastating crash.

    “Roger is an outstanding attorney. He is very vigilant and always kept us informed. He went out of his way to help my family …”

    Frequently Asked Questions

    With a contingent-fee agreement, your attorney does not charge a direct, hourly rate or require a set retainer fee. Instead, the attorney receives a percentage of the settlement or verdict as payment. This arrangement allows many injured persons to bring lawsuits that they would otherwise be unable to afford.

    Our main office is located at 201 W 47th Street in Kansas City, Missouri. We're on the 2nd floor of the building on the Southeast corner of 47th and Wyandotte on the Country Club Plaza. Both street and garage parking are available.

    It’s a good question. However, there is no one-size-fits-all answer to the question when to file a personal injury lawsuit. To put it one way, anytime you have suffered injuries due to someone else’s negligence and you are at risk of not receiving adequate compensation, it is likely you will need to sue in order to be properly compensated.
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