Friedman, Hirschen & Miller, LLP

Kingston - Causes of Truck Accidents

Friedman, Hirschen & Miller, LLP Files Personal Injury Claims From Truck Accidents

If you or a family member suffered a personal injury as a result of a crash with a large truck in the Kingston area, it is in your best interests to retain legal assistance as soon as possible. Accident claims involving these commercial vehicles can be quite complicated.

With more than 50 years of experience and a proven track record of success in this area, the law firm of Friedman, Hirschen & Miller will protect your legal rights and pursue any financial compensation to which you may be entitled.

Causes of Truck Accidents

Owners and operators of these vehicles are subject to a mix of state and Federal guidelines. In addition, these accidents can involve multiple parties in different states. The causes of such accidents may involve several factors. They typically can include driver error, such as:

  • Fatigue
  • Inattention or distraction
  • Carelessness
  • Failure to yield, or improper passing
  • Drug or alcohol impairment
  • Speeding
  • Failure to check the "blind spot"

Or, the accident may have resulted from mechanical failure or violation such as:

  • Defective brakes, lights or signals
  • Tire failure
  • Improper load
  • Broken or failing suspension system

If you and your family have been involved in a truck accident in the Kingston/New York area, the law office of Friedman, Hirschen & Miller is ready to assist you. Our skilled, experienced attorneys will work quickly to gather all pertinent information, reports and records needed to support your case. We will interview key witnesses and investigate quickly to ensure that important details are not lost.

Contact Our Kingston Legal Firm

At Friedman, Hirschen & Miller, our initial consultation is free and we accept cases on a contingency basis — we will only charge if we are successful in collecting on your claim. Let us put our years of experience to work for you. For more information and to speak to one of our personal injury attorneys, call 518-480-2151.