J. Gonzalez has fought tooth and nail for victims of truck accidents since he first opened the doors at J. Gonzalez Injury Attorneys in 2001. Since then, he has expanded his efforts, opening locations in McAllen, Brownsville, Weslaco, and Rio Grande City, with more locations in the Rio Grande Valley coming soon, and if you have suffered an injury stemming from a truck accident, J. Gonzalez can help you recover.
The sheer weight of an 18-wheeler alone is 20 to 30 times heavier than a standard passenger car, making a collision with these metal giants a serious, if not fatal, circumstance.
It’s not uncommon for a victim to suffer from any of the following injuries after a truck accident:
Aside from physical injury, victims of truck accidents can sustain mental trauma such as posttraumatic stress disorder, anxiety, and other forms of mental anguish.
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According to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT), the Lone Star State saw a 7.54 percent increase (3,623 deaths to 3,896) in motor vehicle accident fatalities between 2019 and 2020, much of which involved large trucks.
Many of these truck accidents occur for several reasons, such as:
Many of these instances can be considered negligence. An experienced truck accident attorney can help you determine who is liable for your accident.
Negligence caused by a truck driver or their trucking company must be answered with fair compensation, and if you have been injured in such a traumatic event, you don’t have to face it alone. Our truck accident attorneys can navigate these complex cases to help you recover compensation for:
Rest easy knowing your truck accident claim is in experienced hands. J. Gonzalez is proud to represent the Rio Grande Valley, and he will dedicate himself to earning the compensation that you deserve.