Drivers who operate commercial vehicles have a number of different responsibilities on the road. First and foremost, they have a responsibility to promote the safety of others while driving a commercial-sized vehicle. Unfortunately, drivers in New York frequently become preoccupied and cause accidents that could have otherwise been avoided.
If you have suffered injuries due to another driver's negligent actions, it is in your best interests to seek representation from a highly experienced personal injury attorney. At Keogh Crispi, P.C., we have a proven track record representing injured victims throughout New York. Our skills, courtroom experience and negotiation skills provide a strong advantage to our clients. You can rely on our team to protect your interests.
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Negligence and Commercial Vehicle Accidents
Commercial vehicle drivers, such as delivery truck drivers and garbage truck drivers, have a greater propensity for causing an accident. These vehicle operators are performing multiple tasks at one time, processing information and taking into considerations things such as timing, schedules and communicating with others. In addition, the size and weight disparity between trucks and motor vehicles makes for more severe consequences if a collision were to occur.
Drivers will often drive in a very aggressive manner, making illegal U-turns and turning the wrong way on one-way streets. Drivers do this in order to avoid the need for extra driving and to make up for lost time. Commercial vehicle drivers often do not consider others on the road, causing unnecessary tension and intimidation, which can lead to a higher chance of roadway accidents, including:
Experienced Lawyers Advocating for Your Interests
At Keogh Crispi, P.C., we believe in seeking justice for those who have been injured or lost a loved one due to the negligence of others. Your choice in legal counsel can make a significant difference in your claim. Our clients appreciate that we take an assertive approach in the courtroom and the personal attention we provide. Take action and contact our legal team today.
Contact Our New York City Delivery Truck Accident Attorneys
We are available 24 hours a day and we can meet with you during evening and weekend hours, at your home or at the hospital. Call 212-818-0600, 866-842-6415 or contact our Manhattan commercial vehicle accident attorneys online to schedule a free initial consultation. We are located just two blocks from Grand Central Station and represent clients throughout New York City and the entire state.