There’s one thing many people only realize once they’ve been involved in an accident with a commercial vehicle. The finance and funding mechanisms related to commercial drivers have changed dramatically over the years. That’s why finding a commercial vehicle accident lawyer is so important.
In the past, we’ve written a little about why finding good commercial accident lawyers is so difficult. The truth is that in the time since, these systems have only become more complicated.
Even more frustrating is that many of these accidents could be avoided if drivers were better about paying attention to the roadway. Watch what happens in this video below.
There’s no doubt that distracted drivers can cause serious accidents.
As the video above from the Tefteller Law Firm suggests, many times insurance companies can afford to hire experts to speak to the defense of the person whom you feel caused an accident.
Commercial vehicles undergo a wide array of evaluation and testing. You can see some of this crash testing in the video above. Clearly, companies that can afford this level of testing can also afford a host of experts to represent their positions.
But insurance offerings for truck operators are complicated as well. Check out this lengthy ad for commercial insurance:
Many commercial vehicles are driven by independent owner operators. These arrangements can be equally complex. The video below from Swift Trans explains one such arrangement at length.
These complexity of these sorts of arrangements can be a lot to navigate on your own. That’s why you need to find an attorney who understands these systems. Prepare a list of questions and use our guide to Denver attorney reviews to find the right lawyer today.