Truck Tire Blowout Representation in New York City
For more than 40 years, the New York City law firm of Tolmage, Peskin, Harris & Falick has been standing up for the victims of truck accidents throughout New York. Whether your injuries were caused by truck driver negligence, trucking company negligence or manufacturing defects, you may be entitled to compensation for medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering.
We provide truck accident victims with an aggressive pursuit of justice. Contact us today for a free initial consultation with an experienced personal injury attorney. We offer in home and hospital visits for your convenience.
Defective or Poorly Maintained Tires Can Lead to Devastating Accidents
At Tolmage, Peskin, Harris & Falick, our attorneys understand the central role that tire condition can play in the safety of New York's roads. When truck drivers and truck companies ignore safety standards or neglect to properly maintain their trucks, it can result in serious injuries and death. They need to be held accountable for their negligence.
Factors That Contribute to Truck Tire Blowouts
There are a variety of factors that can contribute to truck tire blowouts. Our firm will investigate your accident and determine if any of the following factors were present:
- Retreaded tires: retreated tires should not be used on certain vehicles, particularly buses and other passenger vehicles.
- Tread separation
- Recapped tires: Tires that are recapped or retreated for highway use must have a tread pattern that meets all local, state and national standards.
- Defective truck tires
- Improper tread depth: Worn out tires are most susceptible to truck tire blowouts. Tires without the proper tread depth should not be used under any circumstances.
- Tread separation
If a truck tire blowout caused your truck accident, those responsible need to be held accountable. To discuss your legal options with an experienced personal injury trial lawyer, call 212.964.1390 in New York City or toll free 877.298.3201 today for a free initial consultation.
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