Improper Loading

Failure to properly load or secure a load on a semi-truck can result in a disastrous accident. Debris may fall off of a truck and strike other vehicles. A truck may tip over because its cargo is not properly balanced. Too heavy of a load may mean that a truck driver cannot stop in time to avoid an accident. In any case, the victims of these accidents are often left with catastrophic injuries. At the law firm of Gregg, Hunt, Ahern & Embry, our Massachusetts improper truck loading accident lawyers will fight to get injured victims the full and fair compensation they need to move forward with their lives.

We Handle All Types of Truck Accidents

Our Boston truck tip over accident attorneys handle claims arising from all types of truck accidents involving negligent loading, including:

  • Shifting cargo causing the truck to jackknife or tip over
  • Unsecured cargo that fell off the back of the truck
  • Overloading that resulted in a longer braking distance
  • Failure of safety straps, tie-downs or tarps
  • Unbalanced loads resulting in reduced maneuverability

We Will Work to Hold All Parties Accountable

Driver error may play a role in some truck accidents. A trucking company may illegally overload a truck in an effort to save on expenses. A manufacturing defect in a safety device may cause cargo to fall off of a truck. The lawyers at Gregg, Hunt, Ahern & Embry will take a thorough look at all of the factors that contributed to your accident. We will then design our case in a way that holds all of the responsible parties accountable for their actions so that we may maximize your compensation.

Helping Families in Fatal Accident Cases

Sadly, many accidents involving improperly loaded trucks result in fatalities. In these cases, we can help surviving family members file a wrongful death claim. We understand that no amount of compensation can make up for the loss of a loved one. However, we can help send a message that negligent and irresponsible actions will not be tolerated.

Call for a Free Consultation With a Boston Truck Tip Over Accident Lawyer

If you or a loved one has been involved in a truck accident, you may be entitled to compensation. Contact our Cambridge personal injury attorneys online or call 617-494-1920 for a free initial consultation to discuss your case. We take injury cases on a contingency basis, charging no fee until we recover damages on your behalf.

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