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Wide Turn Truck Accidents Lawyer

Attorney For Accidents Caused By Wide Turn Truck Accidents and Lawsuits

Wide Turn Truck Accidents Lawyer servicing the Galveston, Texas City, League City, Corpus Christi, Angleton, Baytown, Beaumont, La Porte, Eagle Ford Shale, and Pearland, TX areas. Commercial trucks have hard time turning due to their large size and length. This makes maneuvering difficult while trying to make a turn. As a result, this will cause the truck driver to jump a curb or turn wide while trying to steer in a new direction. If the truck driver jumps the curb he could be placing anyone on the side one or near the roadway in danger. Because it can be so difficult to turn these large trucks, truck drivers are required to consider the public’s safety while trying to conduct a turn. If the driver makes a poor choice the result could lead to an accident occurring.

​After a wide turn accident the driver and/or his employer may both be held responsible for any injuries you might suffer because of the driver’s negligence from the wide turn accident. It might not have been the driver’s intention to hurt you or to cause an accident. Ultimately, you have legal rights after a wide turn accident and should speak with a wide turn truck accident lawyer who can inform you have your legal rights and options.

Common Causes of Wide-Turn Truck Accidents

Lawyer for Wide Turn Truck Accidents in Texas

While turning the truck driver needs to be able to estimate the necessary space needed to complete a turn and to do so safely. ​ ​While often times the driver just made a simple mistake. This truck driver error does not excuse the driver from any liability. If a truck driver causes an accident they should take responsibility for their negligence and damage they cause.

Wide turn accidents can occur is several different ways including:

  • Miscalculation of the necessary space need to make the turn. A majority of wide turn accidents occur because the driver made a simple mistake. Unfortunately, the simple mistake of miscalculating the necessary space needed to safely make a turn can have deadly consequences.
  • Moving into oncoming traffic to get the necessary space to make the turn. When the driver turns pulls left to make the turn they will often cause a head on collision to occur if they go into the lane of oncoming traffic. Head on collision accident can happen in a blink of an eye and have serious injuries that can occur.
  • Having the trailer collide with a vehicle in the turning radius. The trailer behind the truck may need extra room to safely make the turn.

Texas Lawyer for Wide Turn Truck Accidents

Many wide turn truck accidents can cause severe damage even at lower speeds. Large commercial trucks can exert a powerful amount of force and pressure. These trucks were designed to carry heavy objects all over the place. It’s not unthinkable to for one of these vehicles to pull or pull objects while the truck is turning. It is always horrible to hear that someone has been in injured as the result of a wide turn truck accident. The driver who gets hit by the wide turn can be seriously injured and could face a length recover time from their personal injuries associated with a crash. Unfortunately, wide turn truck accidents are fairly common in Galveston, League City, and Houston areas. Many drivers might never see the truck tire coming towards them before they get hit. Many may never able to fully recover from their injury and may even pass away from the catastrophic injuries that can occur in more tragic accidents. If you or a loved one has been injured or suffered property damage because of a wide turn truck please contact a personal injury lawyer who can help guide during through this difficult period in your life. ​
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Attorney John D Pascoe

Pascoe Law Firm

1414 S. Friendswood Dr, STE 120,

Friendswood, TX 77546

United States

Phone: 713-829-4317
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Experienced Truck Collision Attorney

Our Wide Turn Accident Attorney fights for the rights of those who suffer injury after being hit by a truck or 18-wheeler. Truck drivers have a duty to drive with caution while making turns. The Pascoe Law Firm in League City, Texas represents accident victims in the Galveston county and League City areas. We are very familiar with the serious injuries that can occur in truck accidents. Our wide turn truck collision lawyer is committed to holding negligent truck drivers fully responsible for their actions. You can reach us at 713-829-4317 for a free consultation and prompt investigation. If you are or a loved one has been injured and suffered personal injury, call the Pascoe Law firm to speak with accident lawyer. The Pascoe Law Firm provides a free personal injury consultation for truck accident victims. Call or contact us online to speak with a Galveston County and League City area Truck Accident Lawyer and 18 Wheeler Accident Attorney if you or a family member was hit by a truck or 18 wheeler. Hablamos Español.

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