Override and Underride
Catastrophic Trucking Accidents in Houston
Override and underride are frequent occurrences in truck accidents. In an override accident, the front of the truck runs over the vehicle in its path; underride accidents happen when a passenger vehicle slides under a trailer being towed by a semi-truck.
Override and underride truck accidents result in a high rate of severe injuries and fatalities. As with most motor vehicle collisions, negligence is often a factor in override and underride accidents. If you were hurt or a loved one was killed in a truck accident caused by a careless driver or negligent trucking company, Houston injury attorney Tony Malley may be able to help you seek the financial compensation you need for resulting medical costs and other damages.
The injuries caused by override and underride accidents are often catastrophic and can impact entire families. Victims of override and underride truck accidents may face astronomical medical expenses, be unable to work, and require extensive rehabilitation or long-term care.
Severe injuries common in override and underride accidents include:
All too often, override and underride accidents result in the wrongful death of innocent passenger vehicle occupants.
If you were hurt or a family member was killed in a truck or commercial vehicle accident caused by another driver’s negligence, please contact Malley Law Firm, PLLC to schedule your free case consultation. Personal injury attorney Tony Malley is proud to represent accident victims and their families from the Houston and Beaumont, Texas, areas.