An 18-wheeler driver rolled into a Houston homeowner’s front yard this week, threatening to damage the home and injure its occupants. An investigation into the accident revealed that the trucker lost control of the big rig when he suffered a heart attack. Unfortunately, the truck driver died as a result of the heart attack.
Legal Commentary – Majed Nachawati – Author
The untimely death of the truck driver in Houston – and the fact that the big rig nearly slammed into a residential home – raises important questions about the liability of truck drivers and the companies that employ them. Do truck companies routinely inspect the health and welfare of drivers? Does the failure of trucking firms to require and provide regular physical checkups constitute a reckless disregard for the driving public?
Fears | Nachawati knows the questions to ask when it comes to trucking accidents and the trucking industry. If you or a loved one have been in an accident with an 18-wheeler, you need to be aware of the medical, legal, and financial issues you may face. This area of the law can be challenging – and full of hidden opportunities. Thanks to our years of experience and dedicated expertise, we’re prepared to handle the challenges and seize upon the opportunities. Find out what we can do for you by calling us today.
About the Author
Attorney Majed Nachawati, who grew up in the D/FW metroplex, provides experienced, vigorous counsel to victims like you. That’s why Mr. Nachawati has been recognized as a Super Lawyer and Top Lawyer in Wrongful Death and Serious Personal Injury Cases across the nation. He has recovered millions for his clients and is a member of the Texas Trial Lawyers Association, the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the American Association of Justice. To discuss your case with Mr. Nachawati, contact him by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 1.866.705.7584. His legal background is featured at: