You may have noticed that personal injury lawyers all tend to differentiate between 18-wheeler accidents and car accidents, but is there anything different about the cases themselves? As it turns out, quite a bit separates truck accident and car accident cases. Different laws apply in auto wrecks depending on the type of vehicle, so your case could vary greatly depending on the type of car that struck you.
Injuries in truck accidents also tend to be much more serious than in car accidents, with the size difference between your car and the average 18-wheeler making the accident far more dangerous to you. In the following video, truck accident attorney Earle Long explains some of the other differences between the two types of auto accidents:
If you or a loved one has been the victim of an 18-wheeler accident, the attorneys at Long & Long can help you receive the compensation you deserve. We offer a free case review to anyone who wants to learn what they stand to gain from their accident. Call us at (251) 432-2277 or complete our contact form. We serve clients in Mobile, Orange Beach, and the surrounding areas.