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18-Wheeler Accidents

Being in a wreck with a large truck can cause devastating physical and emotional injuries. If you have been injured in a wreck involving a tractor-trailer or large truck, call the Taylor Law Firm for a free case review.

Farrest Taylor and a client

Our Expertise

Over the past 29 years, Farrest Taylor has represented clients who were injured in an accident with a large commercial truck, tractor-trailer, or 18-wheeler.

If you’ve been injured in an 18-wheeler accident, contact Taylor Law for personalized assistance and protect your rights.

Frequently Asked Questions on Truck Accidents

Commercial trucks pose a severe threat to other motorists in part because of the vehicles’ massive size as well as the following factors:

  • Limited maneuverability

  • Blind spots

  • Driver fatigue

  • Maintenance issues

  • Cargo shifts

  • Weather conditions

  • Inexperienced or inattentive drivers

Why are 18-wheelers so dangerous?

Determining fault in an 18-wheeler accident involves a thorough investigation by authorities, insurance companies, and possibly legal professionals. Several factors are considered in this process, including the police report, evidence gathering, driver statements, driver logs and records, expert analysis, regulatory compliance, negligence, and comparative fault.

How is fault determined in an 18-wheeler accident?

Yes, truck drivers are subject to a variety of special rules and regulations that govern their conduct, driving hours, vehicle maintenance, and other aspects of their profession. These regulations are primarily aimed at ensuring road safety and the proper operation of commercial vehicles.

Do truck drivers need to comply with special rules and regulations?

Several factors can contribute to 18-wheeler accidents, including driver error, driver fatigue, vehicle maintenance issues, improper loading or cargo securement, weather conditions, blind spots, driving under the influence, speeding, inexperienced or inadequately trained drivers, and road design or condition. 

What are the most common causes of 18-wheeler accidents?

Our Use of Innovative Technology

At Taylor Law, we pride ourselves on being at the forefront of technological innovation in legal services. With sophisticated case management software, we maintain seamless communication with our clients through multiple channels, including real-time text messaging, efficient document sharing, and timely notifications of crucial deadlines and appointments.


Furthermore, we employ cutting-edge trial presentation software to vividly illustrate our arguments and evidence in court. But we don't stop there; our capabilities extend to specialized software designed for in-depth analysis of medical imaging, such as X-rays, MRIs, and CT scans, enabling us to thoroughly understand and demonstrate the medical aspects of a case. Additionally, advanced anatomical visualization software is at our disposal, allowing us to accurately depict and discuss complex medical conditions with clear, interactive models.


This suite of technological tools not only streamlines our workflow but offers a level of clarity and engagement that can be pivotal in legal outcomes.

Farrest Taylor working at his desk
Farrest Taylor meeting with a client

Attorney Case Referrals

At Taylor Law, we value referrals from fellow attorneys. Referrals from fellow attorneys serve as a powerful endorsement of our expertise and commitment to client advocacy. Here’s why these referrals matter:

1. Expertise and Trust:

When an attorney refers a truck accident case to us, it reflects their confidence in our legal abilities. They trust that we have the knowledge, experience, and dedication needed to handle complex premises liability claims effectively.

2. Collaboration:

Referrals foster collaboration within the legal community. We work closely with referring attorneys to ensure seamless transitions for clients. This collaborative spirit benefits everyone involved, including the injured individuals seeking justice.

3. Mutual Benefit:

Referring attorneys understand that by connecting their clients with Taylor Law, they contribute to a network of legal professionals who support one another. It’s a win-win situation—our firm gains new clients, and the referring attorney strengthens their professional relationships.

If your client needs assistance with a truck accident case, trust us to provide compassionate and effective legal representation. Contact us today for a free consultation.

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