When a vehicle loses its ability to come to a complete stop, it puts everyone on the road at risk. It is necessary to ensure that the brakes on a vehicle are in perfect working order, especially one that weighs as much as 80,000 pounds because tens of thousands of crashes are caused by brake failure every year. According to the United States Department of Transportation, nearly 30 percent of all crashes involving large trucks involved some form of brake-related issue or failure.
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At The Perecman Firm, P.L.L.C., our NYC truck accident attorneys have dedicated their careers to providing injured victims with the experienced and passionate legal representation they need to secure the legal outcome they deserve. Ever since we first opened our doors more than 30 years ago, our attorneys have successfully recovered more than $350 million in verdicts and settlements for our clients, and we are committed to fighting for the rights of every new client we accept in order to put them in the best possible position for their future. Contact us today to discuss your case with a member of our firm and begin planning your next step.
Determining liability or fault is a key factor to any personal injury claim, and there are a number of parties that could be held liable when brake failure causes a truck accident, including:
If you were seriously injured in a truck crash, contact our NYC truck accident lawyers at The Perecman Firm today. With more than three decades of experience, you can feel confident that your case will be handled with the utmost care. Reach out to us today to request a free case evaluation by filling out our online form, or call us at (212) 577-9325 to speak with a member of our firm.
The Perecman Firm, P.L.L.C.'s team of NYC personal injury attorneys have recovered more than $350 million in verdicts and settlements for their clients. We understand the financial and emotional toll a serious accident can have on your life. That’s why we dedicate ourselves to maximizing your recovery and securing what you deserve.
Woman sustained serious injuries in collision with truck. Jury verdict.