The sad answer is, yes, there are more fatalities from ever involving big rigs.
The most recent year that the U.S. Department of Transportation and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has data for is 2017.
The FMCSA’s study of fatalities from trucks found that over 82 of those killed were NOT in the truck.
Miller law Group over 50 years of combined experience in handling trucking fatalities and severe injuries. You must remember that from the moment the wreck happens, the trucking company and its insurance partners are working to sabotage your claim so they pay as little as possible, no matter how bad their conduct.
Trusting trucking companies and their insurance allies is just like putting your hand in a box with a rattlesnake: you’re begging to get bitten. Trust the lawyers who push back: the Miller Law Group. Call us today at 919-348-4361 or contact us through our website by clicking here. The consultation is free, and we only get paid if we get you a recovery. We’ve got your back.