Chris Guedri Answers Your Questions about Truck Accidents

With over thirty years of experience as a Richmond truck accident lawyer, P. Christopher Guedri has successfully helped his clients deal with the devastating consequences of their accidents. He has an in depth understanding of the complexity and high stakes involved with trucking accidents. Additionally, he is a seasoned veteran of the courtroom, where he has won multimillion-dollar verdicts for trucking accident victims.

If you have been injured in a truck or tractor trailer accident, Chris Guedri has the experience and legal knowledge to help you get the compensation you deserve. The following is a series of videos and articles by Chris Guedri that may help answer some of your questions about truck accidents:

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Why are Attorneys Important if you are Involved in a Tractor Trailer Accident?

By: P. Christopher Guedri

Accidents involving tractor trailers or other commercial vehicles often result in serious injury or death. In these situations, getting the money you and your family deserve can be especially important to the recovery process. Unfortunately, when commercial drivers and their insurance companies are involved, getting the restitution you deserve can be a complicated and confusing process. This is why hiring an attorney is especially important if you or your family have been injured in a tractor trailer or commercial vehicle accident that was not your fault.

Why are these kinds of accidents so complex? The truck driver and his company have an overwhelming advantage when it comes to resolving personal…

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Why Prompt Investigation is Key in a Tractor Trailer or Commercial Truck Accident

By: P. Christopher Guedri

Tractor trailer or commercial truck accidents often lead to very serious injuries or even death. Typically the stakes are very high, both for the plaintiff and the defendant when the accident leads to a personal injury case. If you have been involved in a tractor trailer or commercial truck accident, you should avoid giving statements to anyone regarding the incident before you speak to an attorney. It is important to contact an attorney as soon as possible following the accident because prompt investigation following a tractor trailer or commercial truck accident can often mean the difference between winning and losing your case.

If you do contact an attorney regarding your involvement in a tractor…

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VIDEO: An Experienced Tractor Trailer Accident Lawyer Can Make the Difference for Your Case

In the video below, Allen & Allen personal injury attorney Christopher Guedri shares his experience with handling tractor trailer and truck accident cases. A tractor trailer accident can be one of the most horrific accidents on the road, and they often leave catastrophic damages and injuries. The fatality rate from an accident involving a tractor trailer is higher than any regular automobile accident; they are responsible for around 100 fatalities and over 1,300 injuries annually in Virginia. Nationwide, 1 out of every 9 fatal accidents on the road involves a tractor trailer.

The victims of a truck accident might be confused about what legal steps they should take. Finding an experienced tractor trailer accident attorney can help…

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What to do at the Scene of an Accident

By: P. Christopher Guedri

You are driving along when you suddenly find yourself involved in a car or truck accident. What do you do? Remain calm, and follow these steps:

Stop! Any driver of a motor vehicle (car, truck, tractor trailer, or motor cycle) involved in an accident must stop immediately if (1) a person is injured or killed or (2) if an attended vehicle or other attended property is damaged.

But where should you stop? If you are physically able and your car is operable, stop as close to the scene of the accident as possible without obstructing traffic. If they are working, activate your emergency lights.

Call the police! You should call either the State police or the local law-enforcement agency to report… Read more

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