18-Wheeler Cases

Houston 18 Wheeler Accident Lawyers

Texas Truck and Auto Collision Injury

Truckers and trucking companies are required to comply with federal and state trucking regulations. When these regulations are ignored, innocent motorists can be seriously injured in 18 wheeler accidents. At the law firm of Manuel Gonzales, P.C., my colleagues and I provide skilled legal help to people throughout the greater Houston area who have been injured in truck accidents.

Were you injured in an 18 wheeler accident? Was your loved one killed because of the negligence of a trucker or trucking company? You need a personal injury lawyer who can fight the insurance company for the money you deserve. Talk to us today. Call toll free at 888-470-6967 or locally at 713-664-3600 or San Antonio at 210-764-5235 to arrange your free initial consultation.

My Houston, Texas, law firm represents people injured in truck accidents that occur on I-10, I-45, US-59 ,the 610 loop and all around Houston and the surrounding areas.

Common Causes of Trucking Accidents

We know what truckers and trucking companies should do, and we know the ways in which safety regulations are overlooked. As your attorney, I can begin an immediate investigation into the cause of the truck accident. It is important to seek legal help as soon as you can after the accident — this gives me ample opportunity to investigate the accident scene.

Truck accidents can be caused by the negligence of truck drivers and/or trucking companies.

Examples of truck driver negligence include the following:

  • Driver fatigue
  • Speeding
  • Driving too fast for road and/or weather conditions
  • Driver under influence of drugs and/or alcohol
  • Overloaded truck
  • Improperly loaded truck
  • Log book violations
  • Defective equipment

Examples of trucking company negligence include the following:

  • Negligent hiring practices
  • Improper truck maintenance
  • Company procedures do not comply with federal and state trucking regulations.

If you or a family member has been injured in an 18 wheeler accident, call the law firm of Manuel Gonzales, P.C., to schedule your free initial consultation. We can be reached toll-free at 888-470-6967 or locally at 713-664-3600 or San Antonio at 210-764-5235. You can also contact my firm online.

Office hours Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. — 5:00 p.m.

Phones answered 24/7.

If injuries prevent you from traveling to our office, I can come to you.