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Concrete Transport Truck Accidents
Not all accidents are equal. While any accident can cause terrible shock and injuries, accidents involving much larger and heavier vehicles are even more dangerous. In the case of a concrete transport truck, it cause devastating amounts of damage.
At 1-800-Truck-Wreck we specialize in accidents involving heavy construction vehicles like concrete transport trucks. We understand injuries and devastation caused by concrete transport trucks and how the construction companies and their insurers will try to avoid blame and compensation. That’s why you need to take the right steps immediately following an accident and in the days and weeks following.
If you or a loved one are in an accident involving a concrete transport truck, here’s what we recommend you do.
What To Do Immediately Following a Concrete Transport Truck Accident
In any accident there’s usually a lot of confusion because it’s a frightening experience. We want to help prepare you with simple steps to help protect you and your family.
Get you and your family to safe spot.
Call the police. This is an important step so you can obtain an official police report which can help you establish liability in the future.
Speak with the other driver and be sure to gather the following information. We recommend taking photos of the information below on your cell phone:
Department of Transportation number (usually found on both sides of the truck door) and driver’s license
Phone number of the driver and the trucking company
Gather a description of the damage to the concrete transport truck and the driver.
Get photos of the surrounding damage, including damage to your vehicle, the concrete truck, and any tire marks or destruction to the environment.
Look for witnesses who saw the accident and be sure to get their contact information.
Get Compensation by Contacting 1-800-Truck-Wreck
If you’ve been in an accident with a concrete transport truck and it caused serious damage, then simply having insurance pay for your vehicle may not be enough. You’ll need medical treatment for your injuries and compensation for the emotional and physical injuries you’ve sustained.
In these situations, you need an expert in concrete transport truck accidents. The attorneys at 1-800-Truck-Wreck have extensive experience gathering the vital details of your case. We will deal with the construction companies and their insurers so you can focus on healing and moving forward.
Give us a call for a free consultation to discuss your case. We’ll get to know you, make sure you get the medical treatment you need and create a plan of action to get you the compensation you’re entitled to.