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One bad move or mistake from a trucker can quickly lead to lifelong consequences and hardship. If you or a loved one have been severely injured in a truck accident that was not your fault, you cannot hesitate to stand up for your rights. With the help of our Charlotte truck accident attorneys, you may be able to hold the responsible parties accountable for what happened.

Due to its southwesterly position in North Carolina, Charlotte has become one of the central hubs of transportation and distribution in the state. With major interstates – the I-85 and the I-77 – cutting through and looping around the center of town, navigating the busy roads can be a hassle for even experienced motorists. The real trouble begins when you consider how many semi-trucks need to share the highway with smaller vehicles.

Steps to Take After a Truck Accident

After a tractor trailer accident in Charlotte, do the following to increase your chances of securing a settlement:

  • Notify the authorities
  • Photograph the scene
  • Get all contact information
  • Contact us as soon as you can

When those steps are followed properly, it can give you an advantage in trying to prove that your claims are accurate. Pair the evidence you collected at the scene with our knowledge and know-how when it comes to litigation and liability, and you have a recipe for success in or out of court.

What Kinds of Compensation Can You Get

While you rest and heal, we can pursue compensation that helps pay for your:

  • Vehicle repair or replacement
  • Emergency treatment costs
  • Hospital bills
  • Rehabilitation fees (lifelong)
  • Lost wages
  • Emotional scarring or trauma

Contact a Charlotte Truck Accident Lawyer Today

One of the worst feelings you can experience after being hurt in a tractor trailer accident is that you are helpless or alone. Our goal as committed truck accident attorneys in North Carolina is to be there by your side from day one until your case is resolved. After all, we know that it is not only the right thing to do, but also part of the reason behind our decades of success and multi-million dollar case results.

On top of all the other ways we can help you, we also offer contingency fee agreements to our clients, which means you do not pay us if we do not win you a settlement – you have nothing to lose!

We understand that human error can and does lead to truck accidents. This is something we need to remind trucking companies and their insurers of, though, as they try to shirk responsibilities and point fingers somewhere else. Such is the behavior that we do not stand for here at Whitley Law Firm.

Our objective is to win you the greatest settlement possible for your injuries, even if it means we need to go toe-to-toe with some of our opposition.