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Rear End Collisions

Columbus Truck Accident Lawyer for Victims and Families After Rear End Collisions

Rear end collisions are among the most common types of truck accidents. Far too often, truck drivers who are distracted, fatigued or following too closely are unable to stop in time to avoid a serious or fatal collision. Brake failures and other truck-related issues are common factors in these accidents as well. In all cases, victims and their families have clear legal rights, and speaking with a dedicated truck accident attorney is the first step toward recovering just compensation.

Experienced Legal Representation for Truck Accident Victims and Their Families

Our lawyers handle rear end truck accident cases throughout Ohio. If you have been seriously injured or a loved one was tragically killed in a rear end collision involving a commercial truck, we encourage you to contact us promptly. When you do, our lawyers will work quickly to collect the evidence needed to prove liability and fight for the financial compensation you deserve. We handle all truck accident cases on a contingency-fee basis, which means you pay nothing unless we win.

Filing a Claim for a Rear End Truck Accident in Ohio: Our Process

There are several steps involved in filing a claim for a rear end truck accident in Ohio. Even if the truck driver (or an issue with the truck itself) was clearly responsible for the collision, you still need evidence to file a claim. With this in mind, here is what you can expect when you choose our firm to represent you:

Free Initial Consultation

Your truck accident case starts with a free initial consultation Once you contact us, we will arrange for you to speak with a Columbus truck accident lawyer as soon as possible.

Comprehensive Investigation

After your free initial consultation, our first priority will be to gather all available evidence before it disappears. This includes evidence available at the crash site and from other sources.

Documenting Your Losses

While we are investigating, it will be important for you to begin documenting your losses. You should keep your medical and employment records, and take notes to document your pain and suffering daily.

Filing Your Claim(s)

Once we know exactly what happened, then we can file all available claims on your behalf. This may include filing a claim against the trucking company, shipping company and/or a variety of other entities.

Seeking a Favorable Result

After filing your claim(s), we will fight to secure a favorable result as quickly as possible. While this may mean negotiating an out-of-court settlement, you should be prepared to go to court if necessary.

Speak with a Columbus Truck Accident Lawyer for Free

If you need to know more about filing a claim for a rear end collision involving a commercial truck in Ohio, we invite you to schedule a free, no-obligation consultation at Malek & Malek Law Firm. To speak with an experienced truck accident attorney in confidence as soon as possible, please call 888-444-7440 or submit your case online today.