UPS truck accident
The United Parcel Service (UPS) is a package and document delivering service provider operating across the United States of America. The UPS trucks work round the clock and service over a millions of customers each day. Though most of the deliveries are completed without any difficulty or issue, on some unfortunate days, they end up in devastating UPS truck accidents. These accidents leave behind scarred and injured victims with long expensive medical bills, lost wages, etc.
The liability and insurance considerations in cases of UPS truck accidents are complex. The drivers driving the trucks are employees of UPS and any accident or damages caused by them, the liability of the same has to be ultimately borne by the UPS Company. The insurance limits in UPS truck accidents are generally
high, hence if the fault of the UPS truck driver or UPS company is proved, the victim can receive compensation in hundreds of thousands dollars at times even in millions. In simple words, in a case of UPS truck accident the stakes are very high.
Some of the most common reasons for UPS truck accidents are:
- High Speeding: High speeding to deliver packages on time
- Running the red light or stop signs: Reckless driving by running past stop signs or red light. Rash driving in residential areas
- Reverse driving: In case of missing an address, reverse driving or backing up the truck
- Quick turns: Taking quick turns in large sized vehicles can be dangerous
- Defective truck parts or vehicle malfunctioning: Malfunctioning of vehicle parts like brakes or tires
At Khashan Law our team of experienced lawyers have represented a number of personal injury and wrongful death victims of UPS truck accidents in California. If you or your family member has been a victim of UPS truck accident, it is advisable that you get in touch with our team to learn more about your legal options for recovering a rightful compensation.
Compensation for injuries or fatalities in case of a UPS truck accident:
- Cost of Hospitalization like Emergency Room charges, Paramedic costs etc
- Present and Future Medical and therapy costs
- Compensation for Loss of wages and future income
- Compensation for physical and emotional pain and trauma
- Punitive Damages – if possible
Victims of UPS truck accidents suffer from serious injuries. Many times the victims may lose their ability to work and also have to pay for mounting medical bills. The victims hope to recover from the insurance companies for their damages, at the same time the very smart and well connected trucking companies like UPS have a strong team of lawyers, who ensure that the insurance companies do not pay the required amount. They actively fight the claims and try to prove that they or their drivers were not at fault.
We at Khashan Law give provide our clients with a team of experts and investigators, who can help in strengthening the case and try to recover the best possible compensation from the trucking company. Contact us at (951) 461-2387 for a free and confidential consultation.
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