Truck Accidents

Experienced Truck Accident Attorneys in Baton Rouge Who Stand Up to Insurance Agencies

Our nation relies on the trucking industry to transport millions of goods and merchandise every day. These large vehicles, however, pose significant risk to others on the road including people who drive smaller vehicles such as motorcycles, cars, SUVs, vans, and standard trucks. With semitrucks or other large trucks weighing up to 80,000 pounds, any type of collision with them is serious you will most likely suffer severe injuries, hospitalization, long-term rehabilitation, or even permanent disability.

Don’t face your collision or injuries alone. Doran & Cawthorne are experienced truck accident attorneys in Baton Rouge that can help you get the compensation you deserve from a trucking accident.

Don’t Let Trucking Companies or Insurance Agencies Intimidate You

Big trucking companies may be intimidating to face after your injury. In addition, insurance companies often try to redirect blame or diminish the extent of your injuries in an attempt to pay out less than what you need to cover medical costs and damages. At Doran & Cawthorne, we don’t let insurance companies get away with shorting you. We get you the compensation you need and deserve to cover your injuries by protecting your interests and proving the extent of them.

Common Truck Accidents the Attorneys at Doran & Cawthorne in Baton Rouge Face

There are many regulations that truck drivers must follow for the protection and safety of others on the road. Unfortunately, regulations are not always enforced and violations end in life-threatening traffic accidents. Negligent trucking companies or drivers may be liable for your injuries, property damage, medical expenses, and more if you are a victim of an accident involving a large truck. Common causes of truck accidents include:

  • Drive Fatigue
  • Distractions
  • Alcohol or Drug Use
  • Speeding
  • Traffic Violations
  • Poor Visibility
  • Bad Road Conditions
  • Tire Blowout or Mechanical Failure

Contact Us Today

If you were a victim of a truck accident, call Doran & Cawthorne, the experienced truck accident attorneys in Baton Rouge, to get the legal representation and the compensation you deserve.

Primary Location

521 E. Landry St.
Opelousas, LA 70570