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Austin Truck Accident Lawyer

Austin, Texas, with a population of about 656,562, is properly described as a metropolitan area, one with significant traffic, and numerous truck routes such as US 35, TX 193 and TX 290, where accidents are waiting to happen. There are many reasons why trucking accidents occur, negligence is one of them. Truck drivers transport goods both short and long distances, working at all hours of the day and night and sometimes for very long hours. Drivers have to make big deliveries and large heavy loads can be dangerous especially if the driver doesn't adhere to road safety regulations. Long hours and stress contribute to more dangerous driving and possible accidents. Although drivers are required to adhere to federal regulations involving time on the road, taking breaks and their loads, shortcuts in driver safety can result in negligence behind the wheel. Under federal and state laws, a trucking company may be held liable for driver negligence occurring in Texas. A Gordon & Elias truck accident lawyer will vigorously defend an injured client’s rights by holding trucking companies and their drivers accountable for their trucking accidents.

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US 35, TX 193 and TX 290 - these are just a few of the numerous truck routes in Austin that place you at risk. Texas statistics show that when a car gets into an accident with a large semi tractor-trailer, the car and its passengers lose. The difference between settling for a small award and winning a sizeable award that genuinely reflects your loss, is knowledge and experience. When going up against a trucking company you need an attorney with not only experience but expertise, someone who truly has your best interests in mind. It is important that if you or a loved one has been injured in a truck accident in Austin you don't end up losing twice by hiring an inexperienced truck accident lawyer. At Gordon & Elias you will find a truck accident lawyer who will use experience and thorough legal knowledge, coupled with vast resources, to build your tractor-trailer crash injury claim based on the facts. Expertise comes from our network of trucking industry experts and accident re-constructionists. We seek the best resolution, through negotiation, mediation, or litigation.

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Gordon & Elias L.L.P., truck accident lawyers, handle all types of Austin truck accident claims, including:


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With our main offices located in Houston, Texas, we are uniquely positioned to represent truck accident victims throughout the United States. For more information or to schedule an appointment with an experienced Austin personal injury truck accident lawyer, please contact us.

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Gordon, Elias & Seely, L.L.P.
1811 Bering Drive, Suite 300
Houston, TX 77057
Toll Free: 1-800-773-6770
Fax: 713-668-1980
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