If you’ve been in a truck accident in Maryland, you need a lawyer who understands Maryland truck accident law; one who can help get you the money you deserve.
The Basics of Maryland Truck Accident Law
In Maryland, truck accidents are treated as negligence cases. Each case is fact specific, and requires the careful attention of an experienced Maryland truck accident attorney.
Some factors that can be used to prove that a driver is liable for an accident include:
- Whether the driver was under the influence of drugs or alcohol;
- Disregard for weather conditions, traffic signs, or other laws; and
- Whether you were struck from behind (rear-ended).
In addition to rules of the road that every motor vehicle operator must follow in Maryland, many truck drivers are also subject to [Read more…]