18 Wheeler Accidents
Eighteen wheelers are some of the heaviest and largest vehicles being driven on Georgia streets. They can weigh 80,000 pounds or more when hauling certain loads. To control these monstrosities; special braking systems and driver education training are required. However, no matter what safety systems are put in place; collisions involving these vehicles sometimes occur. As one can imagine, a driver of any motor vehicle even another 18 wheeler involved in such a collision; is more than likely to sustain serious injuries.
The dangers that these vehicles pose are not only limited to their sheer size, but the type of load being hauled. These vehicles sometimes haul hazardous materials in chemical and biological forms that add a complex mix of circumstances when collisions occur.
Without a doubt, a lawyer specializing in 18 wheeler accidents need to be contacted immediately following such collisions. That is why so many individuals trust the Law Office of Johnson & Ward.
At Johnson & Ward, our practice is specialized to deal with the many injuries and insurance intricacies that 18 wheeler accidents generate. Our years of experience dealing with these types of cases have given us an advantageous edge. We are here to answer your questions and provide you with the necessary legal guidance to ensure that you receive all due compensations. For this reason, the Law Office of Johnson & Ward offer free consultation to anyone injured in an 18 wheeler accident in Georgia. Please give us a call at (404) 524-5626.