They’re not necessarily more difficult than a car accident claim, but they can be different. That’s the important thing to know that when handling a truck accident case, there are different laws that apply, for example, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations. It’s very important for the lawyer that’s involved in that case on behalf of the victim to have extensive knowledge of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations.
Truck accidents involve big, heavy machinery, big, massive trucks. The more energy involved in the crash, the greater likelihood for serious injury or even death. That’s what makes these trucks accident so different than a car accident because there is so much more energy involved and the likelihood of serious injury is so much higher.