Over and under truck accidents, also known as over-ride and under-ride accidents often end in fatalities for the drivers and passengers of smaller vehicles. When not fatal, over/under truck accidents in Bakersfield usually serious injury, typically involving damage to the head, brain, neck, and, back.
When you are injured or a loved one is killed in an over/under truck accident, you need an attentive and capable lawyer on your side. Experienced California truck accident attorney Mickey Fine has over 37 years of experience helping those involved in over/under accidents get justice. He is prepared to begin working on your case right away and to fight tirelessly to help you get maximum compensation.
If you or a loved one has been injured in an over/under truck accident in Bakersfield or surrounding areas of California, please contact the Law Offices of Mickey Fine or call (661) 333-3333 to schedule a free case evaluation.
About Over/Under Truck Accidents
Over-ride truck accidents occur when the trailer of a commercial vehicle runs over the top of a smaller vehicle. Under-ride truck accidents occur when a smaller vehicle slides underneath the trailer of a commercial vehicle. In both types of truck accident the smaller car ends up underneath the truck, often resulting in crushing injuries, disfigurement, or death.
The causes of truck accidents are often very complex, but many over/under accident share similar factors. These accidents may be caused by things including:
- Driver inattention or distraction
- Slippery or wet weather conditions
- Unmaintained or dangerously designed roadways
- Vehicle part malfunction
- Trailer safety failures
When you are injured in an over/under truck accident, you will need an attorney to investigate its cause and establish liability. Bakersfield attorney Mickey Fine knows how to determine who is liable in a truck accident. He would be happy to discuss your case and explain your rights in greater detail during your free initial consultation.
To schedule a free consultation with our experienced Bakersfield truck accident attorney, please contact us today.