Truck Accident Attorneys in Pensacola | Whibbs Stone Barnett
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Truck Accident Lawyers in Pensacola

Dedicated Advocates for Truck Crash Victims and Their Families

Truck accidents can cause the most devastating injuries, simply due to the size and weight of the vehicles. Truck accident cases also are often the most difficult to pursue, because trucking companies and their teams of insurance company lawyers aggressively fight every claim.

At Whibbs Stone Barnett, our Pensacola truck accident lawyers level the playing field. We fight just as hard for truck accident victims and their families because we see their stress and understand the urgent need to have their bills paid.

Hiring a truck accident lawyer and contacting us as soon as possible after a crash are critical to safeguarding critical evidence and ensuring a thorough investigation.

Investigating 18-Wheeler Accidents in Pensacola

During the investigation, our legal team reviews evidence and interviews witnesses, examines trucking company polices and training methods, and obtains trucking company and driver safety and inspection records and maintenance and driving logs.

With more than 60 years of combined experience, we have the resources and knowledge of trucking and personal injury laws to obtain real results. Our lawyers vigorously pursue your Pensacola accident lawsuit while upholding the ethical principles that are the foundation of our practice.

We pursue claims against owners and operators of 18-wheelers when injury accidents are caused by any of the following factors:

  • Aggressive and reckless driving
  • Backing up carelessly
  • Blind spots
  • Brake failure
  • Cell phone use/texting
  • Defective parts
  • Driver error
  • Driver fatigue
  • Drunken driving
  • Equipment failures
  • Explosions
  • Failure to inspect
  • Failure to maintain safety systems
  • Failure to yield the right of way
  • Failure to signal turns
  • Inadequate driver training
  • Lack of crashworthiness
  • Negligent hiring
  • Overloading
  • Overturning trucks
  • Poor design of the truck or its parts
  • Shifting loads
  • Speeding
  • Sudden stops
  • Unlicensed drivers
  • Unsafe driving
  • Unsecured cargo
  • Violations of the rules of the road
  • Weather

Real Help with Tractor-Trailer and Semi-Truck Accidents

Our Pensacola accident attorneys understand the differences between pursuing a semi-truck accident and a car accident claim. A semi-truck injury claim involves unique factors — different state and federal laws apply to commercial drivers than to average motorists, and truck vehicle engineering and maintenance are beyond what’s required of a typical car.

Pensacola truck accident lawyers at our firm often employ the following reputable specialists to strengthen your case:

  • Accident reconstruction specialists
  • Human factors experts
  • Expert truck mechanics
  • Engineering experts
  • Medical specialists

In fatal truck accident cases, a Pensacola wrongful death attorney at our firm collaborates with our truck accident legal team to achieve the best results.

When You Need a Truck Accident Lawyer in Pensacola, FL You Can Trust

More than 500,000 trucking accidents occur each year in the United States, and about 5,000 of these result in fatalities.

If you or a loved one has become a statistic, contact a truck accident lawyer in Pensacola, FL or Fort Walton Beach, FL at Whibbs Stone Barnett online or at (850) 434-5395.

We offer a FREE CONSULTATION on all personal injury claims and look forward to delivering the service you expect and the compensation you deserve. We really can help.

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