Truck Accident in Santa Monica
Our Santa Monica truck accident injury attorneys and law firm provide outstanding personal injury legal services for the victims injured in the truck accidents, which include collisions with big rigs or 18 wheelers, and for the families and relatives of those killed in truck and other fatal accidents for wrongful death claims in Santa Monica, a city located in Los Angeles County, California. Please contact our truck accident injury attorneys and law office for a completely FREE CONSULTATION if you or anyone you know was involved in a truck accident or other personal injury claim in Santa Monica, Brentwood, Los Angeles or anywhere else in California. To find out more helpful information about truck accident injury claims in Santa Monica or to understand more about our personal injury law office, please visit our Truck Injury Accident Web Site.
Motor vehicle traffic crash facts in the United States (2010 Data)
The proportion of vehicles that rolled over in fatal crashes in 2010 is 20.6%
Regardless of crash severity, the majority of vehicles in single-and two-vehicle crashes were going straight prior to the crash
Santa Monica fatal traffic accidents statistics for 2011
- Fatal accident count: 5
- Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 6
- Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
- Fatalities: 5
- Persons involved in fatal accidents: 7
- Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 3
Source: City Data.com
Santa Monica is bordered by the Pacific Palisades to its northwest, Brentwood to the north, Mar Vista to the east and Venice to the southeast on the Pacific Coast Highway. Santa Monica has many attractions to visit such as Third Street Promenade, which is a large shopping, dining and entertainment complex. Another main attraction is the Santa Monica Pier, which consists of more entertainment, an amusement park, and the restaurant based off the movie Forest Gump called Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. that specializes in seafood, especially shrimp. Santa Monica has also been home to many famous celebrities such as Jack Black, Charlie Chaplin, Ciara, Larry David, Robert Downey, Jr., Bob Dylan, Adam Goldberg, Brian Grazer, Anjelica Huston, June Lockhart, Sean Penn, Russell Peters, Christina Ricci, Nicole Scherzinger and Shirley Temple. According to the 2010 U.S. Census, Santa Monica has a population of 89,736.
Victims of a Santa Monica truck accident injury can be left with both physical and emotional injuries. Truck drivers, especially of big rigs or 18 wheelers must be trained appropriately to lower the chances of truck collisions once the drivers enter the road. The truck drivers must also do inspections on their trucks before every trip they make to ensure safety for other drivers and themselves. Common factors that contribute to truck accidents and truck collisions include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Abandoning vehicle (leaving it in a traffic lane when disabled or not taking it to side of road if possible)
- Mechanical malfunction (faulty tires, bad brakes,etc.)
- Harsh weather (rain, snow)
Our Santa Monica truck and car accident attorneys and legal staff are immensely qualified and experienced, and we offer:
- Over 40 years experience successfully resolving thousands of truck accident and other personal injury cases throughout all of Santa Monica, Brentwood, Los Angeles, the San Fernando Valley and California
- Over 95% success rate
- Over $75,000,000.00 recovered
- Personal Injury Attorney of Year 2010
- Personal Injury Law Firm of Year 2011
- Immediate help with medical care, specialists, property damage repair and settlement, prescriptions, medications, advances, etc.
- FREE consultation and NO fee until you WIN! Please call 1-866-INJURY 2 or 866-465-8792 to speak to an EXPERT accident injury lawyer or just click here for our easy contact form
If you or anyone you know was involved in a truck accident or other personal injury claim in Santa Monica, Los Angeles, Brentwood or anywhere else in California, please contact our truck accident injury attorneys and law office now for a completely FREE CONSULTATIONSanta Monica Truck Accident Injury Facts
One of the most serious injuries that can be obtained from a truck accident is a rib fracture. A rib fracture may be a crack or a break in one or more bones on the rib cage, commonly caused by a car accident or a fall. A rib fracture may cause minor to severe pain, difficulties breathing, dizziness, headache and fatigue. A rib fracture that is severe may even injure the lungs by causing the lungs to collapse or puncture. If you or anyone you know sustained a rib fracture from any truck accident or other personal injury accident, please contact us now, including for referrals to doctors who may provide treatment without a request for payment until the claim is resolved, in Santa Monica, Los Angeles or anywhere in California.
The Law Offices of Gary K. Walch, A Law Corp., provides you with the strong advocacy that you need when you or a loved one has gone through a devastating truck accident or other injury accident in Santa Monica or anywhere in California, and at the same time the compassion and understanding to make this process easier for you and your family. It is our duty to best represent your interests and aggressively pursue your rights. Our legal team handles accidents involving truck, car, train, bus, hit and run, pedestrian, uninsured motorist (UM), motorcycle, bicycle and much more.
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