Indianapolis Truck Accident Lawyer

Indianapolis Truck Accident Lawyer

Trucking accidents are not like others

Indianapolis Truck Accident Lawyer

If you have been involved in a traffic accident with an 18-wheeler or semi-truck, you know that it is it not like a regular car accident. Calling an Indianapolis truck accident lawyer immediately after the accident can help preserve evidence of your claim.

Indianapolis Truck Accident Lawyer (317) 969-8000

"It was like getting hit by a truck." That is one way people describe an event that has had an enormous, and often devastating, impact in their lives. Semi-trucks are not able to stop as fast as a car and they are unable to easily maneuver around other vehicles. The damage a semi-truck can do to other cars and vehicles is much greater than occurs in almost all other traffic accidents.

I’ve Been in a Truck Accident, What Should I Do?

If you have been involved in an accident with a semi-truck you are likely to feel scared about what will happen next. And if you have been injured, you may feel overwhelmed. Don’t let it get you down. Make a plan. Call Indianapolis attorney JR Emerson to learn your options. JR Emerson, an accident attorney suggests the following:

Seek Prompt Medical Attention:

If you have survived an accident caused by a negligent truck driver you need to get medical attention as soon as possible. Even if you feel fine, internal injuries such as brain damage or a spinal cord injury frequently go undetected without a prompt medical exam. Just as important, seeking immediate medical attention provides you with evidence as to the cause of your injuries. Such evidence can help your trucking accident lawyer to prove that the truck accident was the cause of your injuries.

Preserve Evidence:

While evidence of your injuries and medical attention, just as important can be evidence from the scene of the accident. Ask the police to photograph the accident scene. If you are well enough and have access to a camera, take pictures of the accident scene on your own. Also, you should preserve the car, truck, or van that was involved in the truck accident until you speak with an attorney. Call Indianapolis truck accident lawyer JR Emerson to learn your options. Call 317-969-8000.

 

 

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JR Emerson is an attorney who represents car accident victims, slip and fall victims, semi-truck and 18 wheeler victims, nursing home abuse victims, medical and dental malpractice victims, acts as a criminal defense attorney representing those accused of possession, minor in consumption, domestic violence, battery, assault, dui, ect, and family law including divorce, child custody modification, and child support modification in Marion County, Hendricks County, Boone County, Hamilton County, Hancock County, Madison County, Johnson County. Cities in which he practices include: Zionsville, Lebanon, Whitestown, Carmel, West Clay, Westfield, Noblesville, Fishers, Lawrence, Beech Grove, Speedway, Greenwood, Southport, Franklin, Plainfield, Avon and Danville, Indiana.

A WORD FROM OUR OFFICE

  • I am here to help. I am not here to judge. For nearly 20 years I have been helping people in difficult situations and I would be happy to speak with you to see how I might be able to help you too.

  • Jill, JR and I are here to help you navigate this difficult time. We understand the impact this stressful time can have on you and your family. Just give us a call, we would love to see if we can help.

  • Whether you are contemplating divorce, or been arrested or injured you are probably scared, unsure what will come next and what to do. That's my job. Give me a call. We will sit down, go over your options and work to find a way to move forward. You are not in this alone. Call me or another attorney. But call someone and get the help you deserve.

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