When a truck malfunctions, even a small mechanical failure can have a profoundly dangerous impact on any other motorist near that truck. If a defect interferes with a truck driver’s ability to safely operate their vehicle, the resulting difficulties with controlling the large truck may lead to a catastrophic collision. Other motorists can be severely injured as a result, often requiring immediate emergency assistance.
If you or someone you love has sustained an injury as a result of a defective truck part or mechanical malfunction, there may be legal options available against the responsible party. To discuss your full range of legal options after a truck accident, contact the Sheboygan truck malfunction lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® today at (920) 459-8000.
A person injured because of a truck defect may have sustained their injuries because of some error beyond the driver’s control. Brake failures, steering problems, and all sorts of other mechanical breakdowns are often considered either the responsibility of the trucking company or even the original truck manufacturer. Some of the most common and dangerous truck defects that can afflict a semi-truck include:
When a truck has these or other defective parts, it can easily lead to a serious accident that causes many innocent parties undue harm and loss.
If you are considering a civil lawsuit after a truck accident which was caused by a defective or malfunctioning truck, we can help. Contact the Sheboygan truck accident attorneys of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® by calling (920) 459-8000 today.