Decatur Truck Accident Lawyer
Truck accidents are anything but a minor affair when they occur. Due to their massive size and weight, semi trucks or tractor-trailers can pose a great risk to other drivers. That is why there are laws that specifically regulate the trucking industry. Unfortunately, there are times when these regulations are ignored and often lead to substantial injuries or even death. When this occur it is imperative that you seek the legal services from a law firm that has real experience in truck accident cases.
The personal injury law firm of Pittman, Dutton, and Hellums is such a firm. For more than 20 years, our attorneys have been protecting the rights of those who suffered pain and personal loss due to negligence of others, including representing those involved in truck accidents throughout the state of Alabama. As an experienced law firm, you can expect us to investigate all the reports to determine the contributing causes and who was at fault.
Looking Beyond the Obvious Causes
Attorney familiar with the highways in Decatur are aware of the most obvious determining factors of truck driving negligence. Excessive speeding, driver fatigue, aggressive driving, and tailgating are well known causes of accidents; as is driving under the influence of methamphetamine or alcohol. While the law firm actively investigates these main areas, other not so obvious areas of neglect are also thoroughly investigated by a Pittman, Dutton & Hellums lawyers.
If you or someone you know was the victim of a truck accident, contact the Decatu truck accident attorneys of Pittman, Dutton & Hellums today. Our office is centrally located in Birmingham, Alabama, right next to the Jefferson County courthouse. We have represented clients in every county in Alabama.