Action Is Critical After A Truck Accident

After a truck accident, the trucking company and its insurance provider will often have investigators on the scene immediately. These carefully trained investigators will take witness statements and collect evidence to use against the truck accident victim. They are looking for any evidence they can find that may diminish the value of the victim's claim.

With so large a force working to minimize the value of your claim, it's critical to have an experienced attorney on your side as soon as possible. Attorney Chris L. Knight of Knight Law Firm in Tulsa has spent more than 25 years handling personal injury claims. Prior to opening his own law firm, he worked for numerous insurance companies. He knows what the insurance adjusters are looking for, and he knows what factors can diminish or enhance the value of your claim. He is committed to maximizing your compensation.

Knowledge Of Trucking Industry Laws

Truck collisions are different from other automobile accidents in many ways. As mentioned, there is the fact that trucking companies have substantial resources to use in order to minimize claims. Furthermore, there are specific rules that truck drivers and trucking companies must follow, rules that often differ dramatically from the rules that apply to other drivers. In order to succeed in truck wreck claims, a lawyer must know these rules.

Having handled so many of these cases and built a reputation for million-dollar recoveries, Chris L. Knight knows the rules that apply to the trucking industry. He understands everything from rules dictating the amount of time truckers spend behind the wheel to rules regarding the weight of freight. He knows how violations of these rules can lead to serious trucking accidents.

What Caused The Truck Wreck?

Chris L. Knight takes pride in conducting thorough investigations of truck wrecks in order to determine fault and gather all necessary information to build a strong case. He represents injured victims throughout northeast Oklahoma in truck accident cases, including accidents caused by:

Free Consultations About Trucking Accident Claims

If you were hit by a truck, it's critical to have an experienced lawyer working for you as soon as possible. Learn more about the steps attorney Chris L. Knight can take to protect your rights and the value of your case. Schedule a free consultation by contacting him through an online contact form or by calling 918-894-5868.