Research from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration suggests that 10% of the nearly 33,00 victims in fatal vehicle accidents are killed in crashes involving semi and big rig trucks. The same reports suggests that over 70,000 people suffer serious injury in a trucking accident in the United States. The bad news is that less than 15% of these victims are the driver of the large truck involved in the accident. There are many causes for serious injury and fatal trucking accidents in Kansas City.
Three Main Causes of Serious Injury and Fatal Trucking Accidents:
- driving too fast
- failure to keep in the proper lane
- distracted and/or inattentive driving.
If you or a loved one has suffered a serious injury in a Trucking Accident in Kansas or Missouri, you may be entitled to compensation for your losses. Call our experienced Kansas City Personal Injury Attorneys. With over 15 years of experience in Trucking Injury Accident cases, we may be able to help you and your family through this difficult and often stressful time.
Contact Kansas City Accident Injury Attorneys today and set up an appointment to discuss your personal injury claim.