If you have been seriously hurt in a garbage truck accident in California, in all probability you feel overwhelmed by the physical, emotional, and financial trauma that results from such a calamity. Simon Estandi, Esq. and Joseph Shirazi, Esq., lead attorneys at Compass Law Group, PC, are dedicated to fighting for the rights of personal injury victims in Los Angeles and throughout California. We would like nothing better than to provide you with the very best in legal representation and a rare level of compassionate concern.
Our combination of legal knowledge and sharp courtroom skills have given us an outstanding record of success. Not only have we won recognition as top lawyers in the country; we have won millions of dollars for our grateful clients. Why not put us to work for you and your loved ones? Because we understand the financial difficulties you are probably facing as a result of your incapacity, your first consultation with us is free and we will charge you no attorneys’ fees until we win your case.
While generally dismissed as large, slow, cumbersome vehicles few view as dangerous, garbage trucks can present real hazards to drivers and pedestrians. In fact, an alarming uptick in injuries and fatalities due to garbage truck accidents in 2019 was reported by the Solid Waste Association of North America.
It is not only garbage trucks that are enormous; the sanitation corporations that own them are often powerful, well-connected companies with substantial clout. Nevertheless, Compass Law Group’s team of powerful attorneys is well-prepared to level the playing field and to fight tooth and nail to win you a just settlement or verdict. We know you and your family are depending on us to protect your rights when you’re most vulnerable and we take that responsibility very seriously.
Reasons for garbage truck accidents include the facts that garbage trucks:
have to signal the driver when it’s safe to move the vehicle)
If you have been severely injured in a garbage truck accident due to someone else’s negligence, you are legally entitled to economic and non-economic damages. Our excellent team of garbage truck accident attorneys will fight hard to get you the compensation you deserve.
While garbage truck drivers are legally permitted to disregard some traffic laws while engaged in sanitation pickups, drivers and/or their employers can still be held liable for causing you harm if:
If the negligence of the garbage truck driver, one of the other workers on the truck, or the employing company caused your injuries, you are entitled to damages and we will do everything in our power to see that you receive them. Whatever you have suffered– fractures, burns, neuromuscular damage, crush injuries, traumatic brain injury (TBI), or other serious or catastrophic injuries, we will see you through this awful experience. If you have tragically lost a loved one in this accident, we will file a wrongful death lawsuit on your behalf.
Our accident attorneys are well-practiced in the field of litigation and have in-depth knowledge of traffic law in California. We are well-aware of which steps to take and when to take them, and we will leave no stone unturned in our efforts to win you just compensation. We will:
Although we will always keep you in the loop, we will not lose sight of the fact that your primary task now is healing and will not bother you unnecessarily.
Depending on the particular circumstances of your case, we will work hard to obtain damages for:
If you are pursuing a wrongful death claim, we will make a strong case to recover damages for final medical costs, funeral expenses, and loss of financial/emotional support.
Right now, you are likely going through one of the most difficult periods of your life. Our insightful, empathic attorneys are well-positioned to help. Give us a call today so we can assist you in regaining your stability and securing your future.
No matter who the opposing party is, they can’t outwork, outwit or outspend Compass Law Group, PC. We will do everything that is necessary to win the case, and we’re here to help victims fight back against those who injured them.
Hiring the right personal injury attorney can often make the difference between getting the maximum settlement to account for your medical care, damages and lost wages or getting short changed or even having your case dismissed completely.
Have you been injured in an accident due to the negligence of others? Contact the Los Angeles personal injury attorneys at the Compass Law Group, PC because finding direction after an accident means having a great Compass on hand.