Oil & Gas Truck Accidents
West Virginia Personal Injury Lawyers
Oil and gas drilling is a growing part of the economy of West Virginia and as the market grows, so do the number of oil and gas trucks on the road. These heavy trucks can cause serious accidents resulting in equally serious injuries. To recover financial compensation for any injuries, call on our highly-qualified West Virginia oil and gas truck accident lawyer if you were in an accident.
Fitzsimmons Law Firm PLLC is firmly committed to seeing justice done for the wrongfully injured, and to this end has recovered more than $800 million in verdicts and settlements on behalf of the injured. Lead Attorney Bob Fitzsimmons has even been named one of the top 75 plaintiffs’ lawyers in the country by Trial Lawyer Kingpins. When you need effective and competent advocacy, look to our firm for help.
Holding Truck Drivers & Others Responsible
Trucking companies are legally obligated to observe a number of laws and regulations when it comes to transporting oil and gas.
More pertinent regulations include:
- Hiring only qualified drivers and train them properly
- Drivers must take rest breaks periodically to avoid fatigue
- All equipment such as brakes and lights must be maintained properly
- All trailer loads need to be adequately secured
You deserve to be compensated if the truck driver, owner, or loading company failed to uphold these regulations, thereby leading to your accident. Our West Virginia vehicle accident lawyers can begin investigating your accident right away to determine who exactly was at fault and who may be held accountable for your compensation.
Don’t wait—call a West Virginia injury attorney today!
Do not hesitate to speak with our firm regarding your injuries. You have only two years to file a claim for financial compensation, and while this may appear like a long time, the legal process can be slow, and the other side will attempt to slow it down further to keep you from recovering what you deserve.
When you need help paying your medical costs after being injured, reach out to the skilled West Virginia personal injury lawyers at Fitzsimmons Law Firm PLLC today.
Begin your case today with a consultation—call (888) 492-4303!