Underride Trucking Accidents in San Francisco
What is an Underride Accident?
Underride accidents are the most common kind of non-collision trucking accidents that we at The Scarlett Law Group come across. Underride trucking accidents occur when a regular-sized vehicle becomes completely or partially trapped under a big-rig truck. If you were injured in a non-collision trucking accident, our firm can assist you in taking legal action against the at-fault party.
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Why do Underride Accidents Happen?
Underride accidents can happen for many reasons. We will carefully investigate the details of your underride accident in order to determine if any of the following factors played a role:
- Truck driver fatigue
- Reckless driving decisions, such as speeding or abrupt braking
- Drunk driving
- Faulty mechanical issues, such as underride guard failure
- Poor truck maintenance, such as broken taillights or worn-out brakes
Since 1988, Attorney Randall H. Scarlett has been protecting the rights of injured victims in San Francisco, CA. Under his well-versed direction, our legal team of San Francisco catastrophic injury attorneys has the resources and insight required to handle even the most complex personal injury cases. We regularly consult with a network of specialists when working on personal injury matters.
What Compensation Can I Recover in an Underride Accident?
Filing an injury claim with our help can result in the maximum compensation you need to feel at ease regarding your financial situation after a trucking accident of this severity.
Compensation can include:
- Lost current and future wages
- Medical bills and related expenses
- Pain and suffering
We know how to create strong and results-driven strategies for our clients. After all, we have successfully recovered millions of dollars in compensation over the years, inside and outside of court.
Pursuing Compensation for Injured Victims Since 1988
Being involved in a trucking accident is traumatic enough—being seriously injured is even more traumatic and painful. As you try to come to terms with what has happened, it can be difficult to know how to proceed. We will remain at your side to guide you until your case is finalized in the most favorable and timely manner possible.
For more information about our high-caliber legal services, please do not hesitate to contact us at your earliest convenience.