Hurt by a Jackknifed Truck? Call Our Firm!

New Orleans Personal Injury Attorney that gets Results

Jackknife accidents are one of the most dangerous accidents a truck can be involved in. If a commercial truck attempts to stop and skids, the trailer could come around perpendicular to the road, posing a threat to all other nearby vehicles. You need comprehensive and determined support from a New Orleans personal injury lawyer if you or a loved one was hurt in such an accident.

At James Flinn, Attorney at Law we work hard for our clients because we understand just how devastating an accident a jackknifed truck can cause. Attorney James Flinn can provide the trusted advice you can count on when you suffer a serious injury. He has been named to the Top 40 Under 40 by the National Trial Lawyers association and has the tools necessary to pursue your injury claim in court.

Get Compensated for Your Injuries

If it is the case that the jackknife accident was due to the negligence of the truck driver, we could hold the driver responsible in an injury claim which could include the truck owner and trucking company as well.

Injuries caused by jackknife accidents can include:

  • Back and neck injuries
  • Burns
  • Head trauma
  • Lacerations
  • Skull fractures
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Whiplash

Once you are injured, you should seek out a professional New Orleans truck accident lawyer from James Flinn, Attorney at Law to begin building an injury claim. You could be seriously injured and require extensive medical attention including hospital stays and physical therapy. A personal injury claim can recover financial compensation to get you back on your feet when an accident brings medical bills and lost pay from work.

We can Bring You Justice

Truck drivers who are speeding, brake suddenly, or take turns improperly can easily cause their trucks to jackknife. Drivers also need to correctly adjust their brakes, and even an unloaded truck can jackknife if their brakes are not adjusted properly.

Our firm can work to put together a solid injury claim for you to recover damages for medical bills and other losses and also for non-economic losses such as emotional trauma and pain and suffering. Even damage done to your vehicle can be compensated if we can establish that the accident was the fault of another party’s carelessness.

Give us a call right away and we can get to work on your injury claim for compensation!