Wrongful Death Lawsuits: What to Expect During the Legal Process

Losing a loved one is a heartbreaking experience, and no amount of money can ever make up for that loss. However, in certain cases, filing a wrongful death lawsuit can provide a sense of justice and closure. An El Paso wrongful death lawyer can help you understand the legal process and what to expect during […]

18 Wheeler Accidents — Time and Money Play A Huge Factor

115,000. That’s the amount of 18 wheeler accidents that occurred in 2010 alone. Of these accidents, over 3,250 of them involved one or more fatalities, and over 44,000 resulted in serious injuries. While it is easy to grow numb in the face of such staggering statistics, we must remember that these aren’t just numbers. These […]

Driver Fatigue — A Primary Cause of 18 Wheeler Accidents

Every year, 18 wheeler accidents kill over 4,000 people and injure at least 150,000 people. While such a high number is incredibly disturbing, even one life lost to a reckless accident is one too many. If you have been injured in an accident caused by the driver of an 18 wheeler or have lost a […]

You May Need To Hire A Lawyer For 18 Wheeler Accidents

What must be done after 18 wheeler accidents can be confusing. You might need help determining what the best course of action is. Any accident is a scary and traumatic incident and the aftermath can leave all parties emotionally damaged, especially if the accident resulted in any deaths. Sometimes the family members may want to […]

18 Wheeler Accidents and Driving Logs

When 18 wheeler accidents happen, you want to obtain driving logs. Truckers typically must keep a log of time spent on duty. If a truck driver is on duty for too long, the trucker could get tired. This fatigue could contribute to causing accidents. You need to know if a trucker’s tiredness was the cause of […]

18 Wheeler Accidents and Hazardous Materials

18 wheeler accidents are always dangers. This is because 18 wheelers are the larges vehicles on the streets. Victims could be badly hurt if a crash happens. This is mostly because the size of the 18 wheeler means the collision will have significant force. However, some El Paso accidents involving 18 wheelers can be more high-risk […]

18 Wheeler Accidents and Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs)

After 18 wheeler accidents, it is important for victims to understand Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs). Most commercial trucks in and around El Paso have to comply with these federal rules. If a trucker or trucking company hasn’t followed federal guidelines, that can result in large injury claims. Victims in a truck accident have […]

Do You Sue the Driver or the Trucking Company?

After 18 wheeler accidents, victims or family members of people killed in the crash may want to determine if they can file a lawsuit. Victims can sue based on injuries sustained or fatalities that resulted from the accident by filing a personal injury or wrongful death suit. One of the first, and most common question […]

Why You Should Hire a Truck Accident Attorney

If you were hit by an 18-wheeler and you suffered serious injuries as a result of the incident, call a truck accident attorney who can represent your interests. The Aranda Law Firm is extremely familiar with these types of cases and can help you decide what is in your best interest. Injuries suffered during this […]

What Legal Resources are Available After 18 Wheeler Accidents?

18 wheeler accidents in Las Cruces, NM, often result in the wrongful death of accident victims. These large trucks can weigh up to 80,000 pounds and when an accident happens with a car, the force and momentum from the truck crash can be deadly.  If your family member or someone you love was one of […]