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Trucking Accidents

Houston 18-wheeler accident lawyer

Accidents involving semi-trucks can be devastating, as they typically result in serious injuries, property damage and even death. This means the stakes are high, which is why victims of a trucking accident need the help of a trucking accident attorney. If you or a loved one have been affected by a trucking accident in the Houston area, Richard Schechter may be able to help.

At the Law Office of Richard Schechter, P.C., we have more than 30 years of experience with claims involving injuries and deaths caused by 18-wheelers in and around Houston and the State of Texas. We know the most common causes of trucking accidents and how to develop trucking cases, from accident reconstruction, vehicle maintenance and dynamics and loading issues, to the range of federal and state regulations that govern the operation of semi-trucks.


For example, we can detect when issues like the following may have contributed to the cause of the crash:

  • Operator error
  • Driver fatigue
  • Tire failure
  • Improper loading
  • Falsification of driving logs
  • Negligent hiring of drivers
  • Failure to maintain the vehicle

Our team has the skills and experience necessary to evaluate the vehicle damage, interview witnesses, review police reports and retain experts who can help investigate the cause of the trucking accident. We understand you need to be able to rely on a Houston 18-wheeler accident lawyer who can take the burden off your shoulders so you can focus on recovering from the accident. That’s why we encourage you to let us handle the details as we work on determining who has liability for the trucking accident and what type of damages we should pursue on your behalf.

If you’re in search of a Houston semi-truck accident attorney who has handled trucking cases around Texas, has a vast knowledge of the law and years of experience in the courtroom, please consider the Law Office of Richard Schechter, P.C.,. Contact us today to schedule your free consultation.

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