Garbage Truck Accidents

Garbage Truck Accident Attorney in Bryan, TX

Accidents with City-Owned & Private Garbage Trucks

Garbage trucks carry out an essential function in our communities. However, they can be extremely dangerous and accidents between vehicles and garbage trucks can leave drivers and passengers with serious injuries. If you were injured in an accident with a city-owned or private trash truck, call Brian C. Gutierrez, PLLC for a free consultation with our knowledgeable and experienced garbage truck accident lawyer in Bryan, TX.

Call (979) 258-6688 today. We can answer your questions and help put you on the path to recovery!

Common Causes of Garbage Truck Accidents

When a garbage truck driver is reckless or negligent, accidents can result and cause injury to other drivers, their passengers, and pedestrians. Due to the size of garbage trucks, these accidents sometimes cause serious injury, lasting disability, or even death. We help injured people in the Byran, TX area recover compensation for injuries caused by accidents with garbage trucks and all other types of large trucks.

The most common causes of trash truck accidents include:

  • Trucks driving in the wrong lane
  • Illegal lane changes
  • Failure to stop at lights or stop signs
  • Distracted driving
  • Speeding
  • Manufacturer defects in the garbage truck

Compensation for a garbage truck accident partially depends on who owns the truck. Some are owned by the city, while others are private companies. There are limits to compensation available from government entities under Texas law. We evaluate each case to determine all sources of liability and compensation to maximize recovery for our clients. If there is a defect in the truck, the manufacturer may be another source of compensation.

Preparing a Strong Case

Our Bryan garbage truck accident attorney has more than a decade of experience representing clients with serious injuries. We know how to investigate accidents, gather information from traffic cameras, police reports, and other sources, canvas for potential witnesses, and prepare a solid case to hold negligent garbage truck drivers accountable for the injuries caused by their actions.

If you were hurt in an accident with a garbage truck, call (979) 258-6688 todiscuss your case in a free initial consultation. If you choose our firm, we only get paid if we win!

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