There are reports of a serious Toronto car accident involving a fuel tanker truck and car. This Toronto truck and car accident occurred on the morning of Saturday January 12, 2013 in the Finch and Keele area.
A woman was rushed to hospital with serious injuries as a result of this Toronto crash between a fuel tanker truck and a car.
We hope that those involved in the serious Toronto collision make a full and speedy recovery from their injuries. Our thoughts are with the woman and her family at this difficult time.
The circumstances of this Toronto car and truck accident are under investigation by police. More information would be needed in order to determine the fault for this Toronto car accident.
Ontario truck accidents result in thousands of catastrophic injuries and deaths in Canada each year. Tractor trailers, 18-wheelers and other large commercial vehicles account for a significant number of accidents, deaths and injuries on Ontario’s highways and roadways. In Ontario, Toronto and the GTA, there are many trucks sharing the roadways and highways.
Due to their complexity, trucking accident cases require a Ontario truck accident lawyer with a thorough understanding of commercial vehicle regulations on both the federal and provincial level. Trucking companies are required to follow safety and inspection regulations concerning their equipment and their drivers' hours of service. Driver fatigue, excessive speed are common causes of truck accidents in Ontario. Careful examination of records after an accident is important to protect your rights and determine the cause of the accident.
When a serious accident involves a truck, it is not uncommon for the truck's insurance company to begin an immediate investigation. This can include examining physical evidence, hiring experts and interviewing potential witnesses. If you were injured because of a truck accident, it is important to speak with a lawyer early. You will want to have someone working for you to collect vital information in order to prove your case.
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Andrew Iacobelli is an Ontario lawyer that restricts his practice to representing personal injury victims and their families. Andrew is the founder of Iacobelli Law Firm.