Failure to Inspect Vehicles
There are thousands of fatal trucking accidents in the US every year, many of them involving preventable acts of negligence. The United States government has a number of strict requirements regarding semi trucks that must be met before they are legally allowed to be on the road. But while most truck drivers and trucking companies abide by these rules, there are still many, many trucks on the road which do not meet proper safety standards.
One safety procedure which can be the difference between a safe trip and a catastrophic crash is the frequent inspection of the vehicle. The Cincinnati failure to inspect vehicles attorneys of Stepleton Dugan, LLC believe that truck drivers and trucking companies that act in a negligent manner and injure or kill innocent people should be brought to justice. If you or someone you love has been seriously injured in a truck accident, call 513-321-7733 today to learn more about your potential truck accident lawsuit.
Certain parts on trucks are a particular threat when it comes to the potential for accidents, including:
- Burnt out lights
- Broken brakes
- Worn down tires
- Broken turn signals
Frequent inspections can be done with relative ease and can save lives. Our Cincinnati personal injury attorneys believe there are no excuses when it comes to the frequent inspection of trucks.
The Cincinnati failure to inspect lawyers of Stepleton Dugan, LLC are ready to help you take your truck accident case to the top. Contact our offices today at 513-321-7733 for more information.