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Serving the Injured Across North Dakota, Minnesota & Montana
Truck Accidents

Billings Truck Accident Lawyers

Fighting for the Injured in Montana

Truck accidents are among the most serious and deadly motor vehicle accidents that occur on our nation’s roads. They are also some of the most complex cases to litigate, which is why you need an experienced truck accident attorney on your side.

At Maring Williams Law Office, our Billings truck accident attorneys have successfully handled numerous cases involving all types of commercial vehicles, including 18-wheelers, big rigs, tankers, and more. We know how to investigate these cases, and we are not afraid to go up against powerful trucking companies and their insurance carriers.

If you or someone you love was involved in a truck accident, contact our firm today for a free, no-obligation consultation.

Common Causes of Truck Accidents

Truck accidents can be caused by a variety of factors, including driver error, trucking company negligence, and more. In many cases, truck accidents are entirely preventable, meaning they would never have happened if the at-fault party had not been negligent in some way.

Some of the most common causes of truck accidents include:

  • Distracted driving
  • Drunk driving
  • Drugged driving
  • Fatigued driving
  • Speeding
  • Inadequate truck maintenance
  • Improperly loaded cargo
  • Brake failure
  • Tire blowouts
  • Defective truck parts
  • Poorly maintained roads
  • Inclement weather
  • Truck driver inexperience
  • Truck driver error
  • Truck driver fatigue
  • Truck driver impairment

Who Is Liable for a Truck Accident?

Truck accident liability can be a complex matter, as there are often multiple parties that can be held responsible for a victim’s damages. Generally speaking, the truck driver, the trucking company, and the truck manufacturer (in cases involving defective trucks) can all be held liable for a truck accident.

Additionally, third parties, such as the company responsible for loading a truck’s cargo, can also be held liable for a truck accident under certain circumstances.

The following parties can be held liable for a truck accident:

  • The truck driver
  • The trucking company
  • The truck manufacturer
  • The company responsible for loading the truck’s cargo

When you choose Maring Williams Law Office, we will conduct a thorough investigation into your truck accident to determine who is liable for your damages. Our truck accident attorneys in Billings, MT will then fight to hold the appropriate parties accountable and seek the maximum compensation you are owed.

Common Injuries Caused by Truck Accidents

Truck accidents often result in catastrophic injuries. In many cases, victims are left with lifelong disabilities and extensive physical, emotional, and financial burdens. As such, it is crucial that you seek immediate medical attention after a truck accident, even if you do not think you are seriously injured.

Common injuries sustained in truck accidents include:

  • Broken bones
  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Paralysis
  • Soft tissue injuries
  • Internal organ damage
  • Internal bleeding
  • Crush injuries
  • Burns
  • Lacerations
  • Amputations
  • Disfigurement
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Death

If you were hurt or if your loved one was killed in a truck accident that was caused by someone else, contact Maring Williams Law Office right away. Our Billings truck accident lawyers are here to help you fight for the full, fair recovery you are owed.

How Maring Williams Law Office Can Help You

After a serious truck accident, you may be left feeling overwhelmed and unsure of where to turn. You may be facing mounting medical bills, lost income, and extensive pain and suffering. At Maring Williams Law Office, we are here to help you navigate the legal process and fight for the maximum compensation you are owed.

Our Billings truck accident lawyers can help you by:

  • Investigating your crash and gathering evidence
  • Identifying all liable parties and insurance coverages
  • Working with accident reconstruction experts
  • Filing all necessary paperwork and handling the legal process
  • Negotiating with the insurance company for a fair settlement
  • Taking your case to trial, if necessary

Our firm has a long track record of success, including numerous million- and multi-million-dollar settlements and verdicts. We have the resources to take on trucking companies and their insurers, and we are not afraid to go to trial on your behalf.

When you choose Maring Williams Law Office, you can have peace of mind knowing that our attorneys will be there for you every step of the way. We will handle the legal aspects of your case so that you can focus on your recovery.

Call for a Free Consultation Today

Our firm has been serving injured individuals and their families for over 35 years. We know how to fight back against large trucking companies and their insurance carriers, and we are prepared to put our experience to work for you.

Call (701) 402-6644 or contact us online to request a free consultation with one of our truck accident lawyers in Billings.

Successful Verdicts & Settlements

Victories On Behalf of Our Clients & Community
  • Oilfield Accident & Traumatic Brain Injury $19 Million

    Our client suffered a traumatic brain injury (TBI), severe burns, and permanent disfigurement when he was involved in a gas explosion in the Bakken oil fields of western North Dakota.

  • Oilfield Accident & Burn Injury $6 Million

    Our client was severely burned and suffered permanent and disabling injuries in an explosion and fire at a well site in the Bakken oil fields of western North Dakota.

  • Car Accident $5.3 Million

    Our client suffered severe injuries in a head-on automobile crash when her vehicle was intentionally struck by a vehicle operated by her ex-boyfriend.

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  • Respect

    We respect our clients & their time, & we are committed to being responsive to their questions & needs.

  • Compassion

    We care about every client who walks through our doors and will stop at nothing to fight for them.

  • Professionalism

    We have more than 150 years of combined experience - and we're just getting started.

  • Excellence

    We are proud to be one of the region's most-trusted and respected personal injury law firms.

  • Commitment

    We are committed to not only fighting for your recovery, but to guiding you through the entire process.

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Success Stories From Members of Our Community
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  • “The insurance companies would never treat us fairly without great attorneys like you and your team at Maring Williams Law Office!”

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  • “Everything was explained to me in detail and I felt just as much apart of the legal process as he was. I can't recommend the Maring Williams enough. Amazing people.”

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