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Truck drivers work under stressful conditions, driving thousands of miles and fighting traffic to deliver loads and meet deadlines. These stressful conditions can cause some drivers to lose control of their emotions, slipping into "road rage," aggressive driving and unsafe decisions. If you or a loved one has been injured by a negligent truck driver, the personal injury attorneys at Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge are here to help. We have extensive experience handling truck accident cases.
Contact us today to speak with an experienced truck accident lawyer in Nashville.
A study conducted by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety shows that more than 1,500 people are injured or killed each year in the United States as a result of "aggressive driving." Cases involving road rage and aggressive driving can be the result of truck driver and trucking company negligence.
If a truck driver reaches an emotional state that makes it unsafe for them to be on the road, they should rest and seek help. Trucking companies are responsible for performing background checks and medical evaluations for their drivers. Failure to screen job candidates could have disastrous results.
In many cases, road rage is accompanied by:
Our attorneys have successfully handled numerous truck accident cases and are adept at investigating the causes of these accidents. If you have suffered due to aggressive driving, we are on your side.
If you were hit by an aggressive truck driver while out on the road, it is important that you discuss your case with a Nashville trucking accident lawyer as soon as possible. Trucking companies and their insurance carriers will move quickly to limit their own liability, effectively minimizing your claim, which is why timely action will be crucial. Call Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge for the legal help you need!
Our team of seasoned attorneys includes certified civil trial and medical malpractice specialists who have tried hundreds of cases.
We have recovered millions in record-setting verdicts for our clients varying from medical malpractice to catastrophic auto accidents.
We put personal attention on all of our cases and fight for the best possible outcome. Our clients are more than a number or a case to us.
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