Representing Serious Injuries & Wrongful Death
Hundreds of thousands of individuals are hurt or killed in motor vehicle accidents every year. The terrible results of these crashes can be devastating, especially if those results are permanent or life altering. Such violent crashes can result in spinal damage, paralysis, internal damage, broken bones, traumatic brain injuries, and even death. When injury occurs due to a negligent driver, you need to speak with Attorney Thurston J. Lopes, who has nearly three decades of professional experience handling serious personal injury cases, including those dealing with truck/auto/motorcycle accidents. He will fight for you and get you the compensation you need and deserve.
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Serving the Injured all over Metro Atlanta
Motor vehicle crashes can be damaging and deadly!
Accidents involving Motorcycle Drivers
Most motorcyclists have specialized training to deal with traffic flow and do not weave in and out of lanes, but that is unfortunately not what the public, including jurors, believe. They see motorcycle drivers are reckless. This could not be further from the truth! On the roadways of Georgia an appreciable number of motor vehicle crashes occur due to distracted drivers, who are focusing more on their cell phones, the coffee in their hand, or getting to their next destination. Most auto crashes with motorcyclist occur because a driver took his eyes off the roadway, they were following too closely, or they were tired or failed to completely check their surroundings. We all must learn to share the road. Motorcycles are everywhere.
Accidents involving All Motorists
While a motor vehicle crash can be catastrophic for cyclist, they can likewise be damaging and deadly for all driver crashes, especially those involving big trucks and tractor trailers. Due to the weight and sheer size of a semi-truck major damage to any other vehicle, pedestrian, or motorcycle that crosses their path can be caused. When drivers are inexperienced, intoxicated, or careless, or if the truck was badly loaded or poorly maintained, it could cause a serious accident. All truck companies, operators, and drivers have a duty to adhere to the rules of the road, as well as state and federal trucking regulations. When negligence occurs and rules are broken, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries.
Accidents involving semi-trucks, tractor-trailers, Mac trucks, and other large vehicles are often caused by the following:
Tired or distracted drivers
Improperly maintained vehicles
Loss of load or haul
Poorly loaded or secured cargo
Tire, brake, or other mechanical failure
Loss of control
Rollover accidents from lane changes
Head-on or rear-end collisions
Trucking companies typically have substantial insurance coverage and teams of attorneys to fight personal injury claims. In order to go up against these trucking companies or any insurance company, who doesn't believe you, as an injured motorist are not entitled to full compensation for your injuries, you need to work with an experienced and committed accident lawyer. Lopes Injury Law is prepared to provide you with the guidance, representation, and comprehensive help you need to fully recover no matter what type of motor vehicle crash you experience.
Call Lopes Injury Law today at (404) 589-9000 for a confidential case evaluation.