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Amazon Delivery Truck Accident Lawyer

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All across the scenic landscapes and mountainous cities of Montana, Amazon delivery trucks are a familiar sight. As e-commerce continues to boom, Amazon’s extensive network ensures that a vast majority of packages reach every corner of the state, on time.
However, this constant presence translates into a higher risk of accidents, sometimes resulting in serious injuries or even the tragic loss of life.

If you or someone you love has been involved in an accident involving a Montana Amazon delivery truck, The Gilbert Law Firm has a dedicated team of Montana truck accident attorneys that are here to provide guidance and support throughout the entire claims process.

Potential Injuries From Amazon Delivery Truck Accidents in Montana

When there is an accident involving an Amazon delivery truck, the results of that collision can be devastating. The greatly increased weight, compared to a regular vehicle, as well as the large size, but conventional cars and trucks at a significant disadvantage in an accident. The intense impacts and forces involved put the victims at risk for injuries including:

  • Broken, crushed, or fractured bones
  • Severe lacerations, including limb loss
  • Internal bleeding and organ damage
  • Spinal cord injuries, including permanent paralysis
  • Traumatic brain injuries

The consequences of these injuries can include extended hospital stays, multiple surgeries, costly medical treatments, painful rehabilitation or physical therapy, extended time away from work, and substantial financial strain. Emotional trauma is also likely, following such accidents. One of the most important things you can do for your claim is to seek professional legal advice from experienced Montana truck accident attorneys like the ones at The Gilbert Law Firm.

Why Has There Been a Higher Frequency of Montana Amazon Truck Accidents?

Amazon truck accidents in Montana occur with a tragic frequency, driven by several factors. There are demanding delivery schedules that drivers are held to, as a result of the Amazon culture of convenience. This pushes drivers to their limits on the road and can create dangerous situations. Amazon contractors have also been shown to have higher rates of unsafe practices.

Additionally, there are all of the reasons that are commonly found in commercial truck accidents. Issues like distracted or intoxicated driving lack of proper vehicle maintenance, mechanical failure, or just human error. No matter what causes them, accidents involving Amazon delivery trucks are often more severe, owing to the increased weight and larger size of the trucks compared to passenger vehicles.

What Does Montana Law Specifically State Regarding Lawsuits for Delivery Truck Accident Cases?

In the state of Montana, a person or entity can be considered negligent if they fail to exercise reasonable care, causing harm to another person. This standard applies to all licensed drivers in the state, both personal and commercial, including Amazon delivery truck drivers. Some of the common findings of negligence include:

  • Overloading the truck or failing to keep cargo adequately secured
  • Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol
  • Violations of trucking regulations
  • Operating for excessive hours, leading to driver fatigue
  • Failing to perform regular maintenance
  • Negligent hiring practices by the trucking company
Can We Hold Amazon Liable for Their Part In Delivery Truck Accidents in Montana?

Even though it can be incredibly complex to determine Amazon’s liability in a delivery truck accident, particularly when their drivers are often third-party contractors, partnering with experienced legal professionals can give you an edge. Amazon argues in court that it only has a limited impact on its drivers’ road safety, but with the number of cases brought successfully against them, winning is not only possible but with the right legal representation, it’s likely.

What Are The Types of Potential Compensation Can You May Be Granted After Amazon Truck Accident in Montana?

Victims of delivery truck accidents in Montana will be able to seek compensation for a variety of damages related to their injury, including:

  • Medical bills and expenses, both current and any projected future care costs
  • Reduced or lost future earning potential due to serious injuries
  • Wages lost due to absence from work during the hospital stay or home recovery
  • Damage to personal property like your vehicle, and anything in it that may have been damaged.

While these categories for damages are commonly included in claims stemming from Amazon delivery truck accidents in Montana, the specifics of what damages are available for your case, and their corresponding amounts, will ultimately depend on the specifics of your case, including the severity of any injuries and the level of negligence involved.

Contact Our Montana Amazon Truck Accident Lawyer—Today!

When you or someone you care about has been injured in an Amazon delivery truck accident in Montana, it’s common to feel overwhelmed at the idea of seeking justice or compensation from an enormous entity like Amazon. However, our team of seasoned attorneys is ready to assist you and support you need during this incredibly challenging time. We’re fully committed to helping you clearly understand all of your rights, helping you file a claim, and guiding you through the process of seeking the compensation you deserve.

We’ve got this - and we’ll get through it together.

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