Car accidents happen every day in Houston, Texas. If you’re lucky, you are not injured. With a car crash, the severity of the impact varies depending on the disparity of speeds between the vehicles. But with a commercial vehicle like an 18-wheeler, because the big rig weighs so much more than passenger vehicles, even a low-speed crash can be serious or even fatal.
Because most 18-wheeler accident claims involve significant injury, the cases take longer to settle for a fair amount. The more serious the damages, the longer the case should take. There are exceptions to the rule, such as very severe damages and a smaller commercial insurance policy.
But the more serious the injury, the longer the case should take to settle for maximum compensation.
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The More Your Damages,
the Longer the Case
Seven and eight-figure settlements do not happen overnight. It can easily take two years to get a trial setting in Houston, Texas.
The countdown starts from the time a truck accident lawsuit is filed. It is reasonable to expect a significant damage truck accident personal injury claim to last up to two years and sometimes longer.
Our award-winning personal injury lawyers have been winning record settlements for decades.
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