What Are Big Rig Insurance Requirements in Florida?
In Florida, commercial trucks are required to carry a minimum amount of liability insurance to cover potential damages caused to other parties in the event of an accident.
For example, the minimum liability insurance requirement for non-hazardous freight trucks in Florida is $750,000. Trucks that transport hazardous materials have a higher insurance requirement of 5 million.
What Are Semi-Truck Insurance Requirements in New York?
New York has its own set of insurance requirements for commercial trucks. The minimum liability coverage in New York varies depending on the type of cargo being transported, ranging from $300,000 to $5 million. Additionally, trucks operating in New York may need additional coverage, such as motor truck cargo insurance, to protect the goods being transported.
How Can An 18-Wheeler Lawyer Help?
If you’ve suffered severe injuries in a collision involving a semi-trailer truck in Florida or New York, seeking the expertise of a truck accident lawyer at Friedland & Associates is essential. Our truck accident attorneys specialize in handling truck accident cases, and understand the complexities involved in these types of collisions.
Our attorneys can help by:
Investigate the accident
A skilled lawyer on our legal team will conduct a detailed investigation of the accident, collecting evidence to establish liability and strengthen your case.
Negotiate with the insurance company
Trucking companies often have powerful insurance carriers. An attorney can negotiate with these insurers to ensure you receive the compensation you deserve.
Truck accidents can result in extensive damages. An attorney will work to accurately assess the full extent of your injuries and losses to pursue adequate compensation.
If necessary, an attorney can take your case to court and advocate on your behalf to ensure your rights are protected.
Contact Us Today!
If you’ve suffered severe injuries in a collision with a semi-trailer truck, don’t hesitate to contact Friedland & Associates. We offer free consultations to discuss your case, assess the circumstances, and provide expert legal advice tailored to your situation.
Our attorneys can help guide you through this complex legal process and ensure you recover the compensation you deserve for your medical bills and other losses. Contact us today to learn more.