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If you’ve been involved in a commercial vehicle accident, consult with Mr. Guajardo to protect your rights and secure the compensation you deserve. We are dedicated to fighting fiercely for your rights and helping you achieve the best possible outcome for your case.

You Have The Right To Seek Compensation For Your Injury

Commercial vehicle accidents involve collisions with trucks, buses, delivery vans, or any vehicle used for business purposes. These accidents often result in severe injuries due to the size and weight of commercial vehicles. If you’ve been injured in such an accident, you have the right to seek compensation for medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other damages. Our experienced team at Guajardo Injury Law, led by Mr. Guajardo, is here to fight for your rights and ensure you receive the compensation you deserve.

Common Reasons For Commercial Vehicle Accidents:

  • Driver fatigue or drowsiness
  • Speeding or reckless driving
  • Distracted driving (e.g., texting or using a GPS)
  • Improper loading or securing of cargo
  • Mechanical failures or lack of maintenance
  • Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol
  • Poor weather conditions or road hazards
  • Inexperienced or poorly trained drivers
  • Failure to yield the right of way or obey traffic laws
  • Pressure from employers to meet tight deadlines or quotas

What You Can Expect When You Contact Mr. Guajardo

At Guajardo Injury Law, Mr. Guajardo personally oversees every step of the legal process following a commercial vehicle accident. He offers a free consultation to discuss the details of your case and assess its merits. Mr. Guajardo conducts a thorough investigation, gathering evidence such as accident reports, witness statements, and medical records to build a strong case on your behalf. He then negotiates with insurance companies and opposing parties to seek fair compensation for your injuries and losses.

Throughout the process, Mr. Guajardo provides personalized attention and support, keeping you informed about the progress of your case and addressing any concerns you may have. If a fair settlement cannot be reached, he is prepared to take your case to court and advocate for your rights in front of a judge and jury. You can trust that Mr. Guajardo will fight tirelessly to secure the compensation and justice you deserve.

What To Do Immediately After Commercial Vehicle Accidents:

  • Move to a safe location if possible and check for injuries.
  • Report the accident and request medical assistance if needed.
  • Exchange contact and insurance details with the other driver(s) and collect witness information.
  • Take photos of the vehicles, license plates, and any visible damage.
  • Refrain from discussing fault or apologizing at the scene.
  • Even if injuries seem minor, seek medical evaluation, as some injuries may not be immediately apparent.
  • Report the accident to your insurance provider as soon as possible.
  • Seek legal advice from a qualified attorney like Mr. Guajardo to protect your rights and explore your options for compensation.

We Secure The Best Possible Compensation, As Evidenced By Our Case Results

At Guajardo Injury Law, Mr. Guajardo passionately invests himself in every case, fiercely advocating for his clients’ rights. His dedication to securing the best possible outcomes is evident in our case results:

  • $15,500,000 settlement for an 18-wheeler crash resulting in multiple fatalities and a survivor’s traumatic brain injury.
  • $2,500,000 settlement in a commercial motor vehicle case involving a passenger van collision caused by driver fatigue.
  • $1,100,000 settlement in a truck accident case where our client sustained a fractured hip due to the truck driver’s unsafe turn.

Commercial Vehicle Accidents FAQs

What Damages Can I Recover In A Commercial Vehicle Accident Case?

Victims of commercial vehicle accidents may be entitled to medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, property damage, and future medical care costs. Mr. Guajardo works tirelessly to maximize your compensation and ensure all relevant damages are accounted for.

Is There A Time Limit For Filing A Claim After A Commercial Vehicle Accident?

Yes, there is a statute of limitations for filing a personal injury claim in Texas. Generally, you have two years from the date of the accident to file a claim. However, it’s crucial to consult with a personal injury lawyer as soon as possible to ensure all deadlines are met.

How Is Liability Determined In A Commercial Vehicle Accident?

Liability in commercial vehicle accidents is often complex and may involve multiple parties, including the driver, the trucking company, vehicle manufacturers, and third-party contractors. An investigation into the accident’s circumstances, including driver behavior, maintenance records, and compliance with regulations, helps determine liability.

What Role Do Insurance Companies Play In Commercial Vehicle Accident Cases?

Insurance companies representing the commercial vehicle driver or company will typically be involved in negotiating settlements or defending against claims. Insurance companies usually attempt to minimize payouts, but having an experienced personal injury lawyer like Mr. Guajardo on your side can level the playing field and ensure fair treatment.

Fight For Justice And Hold The Bad Guys Responsible

Mr. Guajardo is more than just a lawyer—he’s a dedicated advocate who fights fiercely for justice on behalf of his clients. With over 30 years of experience, he is committed to holding negligent parties accountable for their actions and ensuring that insurance companies pay. If you’ve been injured in a commercial vehicle accident, schedule a consultation with Mr. Guajardo and take the first step towards securing the compensation and justice you deserve.


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