Holding Delivery Truck Drivers Accountable for Truck Accidents

Boston Truck Accidents, Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Attorneys

Every day, thousands of delivery trucks—from the U.S Postal Service, UPS and Fed Ex, among other companies—travel the length and breadth of Massachusetts. Because of the nature of the overnight-shipping business, the drivers of these trucks are often under intense pressure to complete a certain number of deliveries every day.

Untrained or frazzled drivers may not only be tempted to speed, but to cut corners when it comes to basic safety: neglecting to engage the parking brake, for example, causing the vehicle to roll down a sloped road, or backing up when they’ve passed a house rather than taking the time to go around the block.

Shipping companies like UPS and Fed Ex have a responsibility to properly train their drivers, to keep their trucks in good working condition, and to give their employees realistic daily quotas so as not to encourage the dangerous driving behaviors detailed above.

Massachusetts Delivery Truck Accident Attorneys, Free Consultation

If you’ve been injured in an accident involving a delivery truck, either as a pedestrian, driver,  or a property owner you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries. Our truck accident attorneys may be able to hold the shipping company, as well as the driver of the truck, liable for medial expenses, lost income, as well as for damages.

For a free initial consultation, call our Boston area personal injury and accident claims lawyers to schedule a free no-obligation case review and consultation at (508) 588-0422 and you will have taken your first step towards getting fair compensation for your injuries or for the loss of a loved one. You can also click here to use our Free Case Evaluation Form.

Our knowledgeable and experienced Boston Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Attorneys assist delivery truck and van accident victims throughout all of Southeast Massachusetts, including but not limited to Brockton, Taunton, Bridgewater, Weymouth, Hingham, Quincy, Plymouth, Marshfield, Attleboro, Braintree, Rockland, Hanover, Duxbury, Whitman, Middleborough, Raynham, Mansfield, Avon, Canton, Stoughton and all smaller cities and rural areas in Southern Massachusetts. We also serve the counties of Plymouth, Norfolk, Bristol, Massachusetts.