Trucking Accident in Lafayette Parish, Louisiana

by | Jun 30, 2023 | Auto Accident, Personal Injury

There was an 18-wheeler crash in Lafayette Parish, Louisiana on June 29, 2023.  During the crash an 18-wheeler flipped on Interstate 49.  Two passenger vehicles were also involved.  The driver was ejected from the tractor trailer in the crash.

There have been a number of recent trucking accidents, resulting in severe injuries and sometimes death.  There was a deadly 18-wheeler accident in Oldham County, Texas on June 19, 2023.  There was an 18-wheeler accident in Southlake, Texas on June 23, 2023.  There was a deadly crash between an ambulance and an 18-wheeler in Morganza, Louisiana on June 27, 2023.  There was crash involving a FedEx tractor trailer in Houston, Texas on June 29, 2023.

Safe trucking companies must take adequate precautions to ensure that their drivers do not severely injure or kill members of the public in a trucking accident.  Industry standards require trucking companies to regularly inspect their equipment, including their tires.  Safe companies must also supervise their driver to ensure that the company’s policies and procedures have been followed.  Of course, technological advancements may pose additional hazards.  It goes without saying that an 18-wheeler must yield to other cars on the roadway.  18-wheelers pose significant risks on the roadway.

Spagnoletti Law Firm has attorneys licensed in Texas, Florida, and New York.  We have handled numerous cases involving 18-wheeler accidents in both federal and state court across the country.  Our attorneys have extensive experience and the skills needed to aggressively represent the families of loved ones who have lost their lives or been seriously injured in a trucking or commercial vehicle accident.  The experienced 18-wheeler accident attorneys at Spagnoletti Law Firm have previously been involved in similar cases and can help you understand your rights if you or a loved one was involved in a trucking accident. Please contact us online or call 713-804-9306 or 877-678-5864 to learn more about your legal rights.