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Truck Accident Lawyers in Bernalillo County, NM

Bernalillo County, NM Truck Accident Attorneys: Caruso Law Offices

With nearly 663,000 residents, Bernalillo County is the most populous county in New Mexico. Albuquerque serves as the county seat, but nearly 20 other cities, towns, and villages call Bernalillo home, just as our truck accident attorneys at Caruso Law Offices do.

Our law office concentrates on a single practice area: Truck accidents in Bernalillo County. We devote our legal experience to helping our community overcome devastating injuries suffered from negligent truck drivers and their trucking companies. With more than $200 million recovered in settlements and jury verdicts for our clients, our truck attorneys provide committed and unmatched representation in Bernalillo County.

Representing Truck Accident Injury Victims in Bernalillo County, NM

Bernalillo County, NM covers a total area of 1,167 square miles, the majority of which is land that lends itself to semi-truck traffic reaching adjoining states, and transporting goods to the cities within the county.

Cities, towns, and villages in Bernalillo County, NM include:

  • Albuquerque
  • Los Ranchos de Albuquerque
  • Rio Rancho
  • Cedar Crest
  • Carnuel
  • Edith Endave
  • Chilili
  • Manzano Springs
  • Cedro
  • Isleta Village Proper
  • North Valley
  • Paradise Hills
  • Pajarito Mesa
  • Ponderosa Pine
  • Sandia Heights
  • South Valley
  • San Antonito
  • Sedillo
  • Sandia Park
  • Tijeras

These beautiful locations provide exceptional visiting opportunities for residents and tourists that include access to the:

In addition, there are 147 properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in the county, including the Sandia Cave and the Ernie Pyle House.

Determining Liability After a Truck Accident in Bernalillo, NM

New Mexico is a well-traveled route for trucking companies, and their drivers. With large vehicles frequenting our roads and highways, accidents with passenger vehicles are common, and can be devastating for the occupants of the smaller car or SUV.

In fact, last year’s Federal Motor Carrier and Safety Administration (FMCSA) records indicate that:

  • 474 traffic accidents with fatalities occurred in New Mexico
  • 66 of those crashes with fatalities were the result of a large-truck accident

Truck accident injuries account for more than 111,000 injuries each year in the United States. When the injured believe they have nowhere to turn, the Caruso Law Offices provide a confident approach to pursuing the individual, or company, who caused the accident and is responsible for their injuries.

Our experienced truck accident attorneys in Bernalillo County, NM have represented hundreds of injured residents in our community, and strive to provide the best outcome available for each unique case.

The initial approach begins with determining who, or what, was responsible for the truck accident that caused our client’s injuries.

Liable parties can include the:

  • Truck driver, including:
    • Driver error in judging road conditions or stopping times
    • Impaired driving, including alcohol or drug use
    • Exhausted driving, including surpassing the FMCSA’s allowable hours of service
    • Speeding or reckless driving
  • Trucking company, which can include:
    • Employing underqualified drivers
    • Overdue or avoided maintenance procedures to ensure safe travel
    • Failing to employ physical exams, or administer drug and alcohol testing
    • Condoning driver continuance beyond allowable service hours
  • Truck manufacturer, including:
    • Failure to administer a recall on defective truck parts
    • Delivery of a vehicle with existing defective parts
  •  Third parties, which can include:
    • Tire, brake, and steering defects
    • Improper trailer attachment
    • Transmission failure
  • The shipper or loader of improperly loaded cargo

Getting to the bottom of a truck accident requires an experienced attorney who will partner with a strong investigative team, including experts in:

  • Professional accident reconstruction
  • Engineering and maintenance technology
  • Crash analyzation
  • Law enforcement
  • Truck and vehicle inspections
  • FMCSA compliance

At the Caruso Law Offices, PC we leave no detail to chance when examining your case. Each of our accident injury victims can count on our elite legal representatives to pursue the financial outcome they deserve for their injuries and overall suffering.

Contact Our Bernalillo County, NM Truck Accident Attorneys Today for a Free Consultation

If you have been involved in a truck accident in Bernalillo County, NM, contact our experienced attorneys today at (505) 369-1495 for a free consultation. If you have been injured in an accident caused by the negligence of a truck driver, their trucking company, or a third party, you are entitled to financial recovery. We can help you pursue the proper person or company who caused your injuries and get you back on your feet without worry. Call us today to find out how.

Directions to Caruso Law Offices, PC Truck Accident Law Firm, 1005 21st St. SE, Suite 11,Rio Rancho, NM 87124, United States from Bernalillo County, NM

These directions are from Google Maps starting from:
Bernalillo County, NM
Total Est. Time: 29 min
Total Est. Distance: 23.2 miles

  • Get on I-25 N in Albuquerque
  • Head north-west on University Blvd SE towards Rio Bravo Blvd SE
  • Use the 2nd from the left lane to turn left onto Rio Bravo Blvd SE
  • Turn right onto the Interstate 25 N slip road
  • Follow I-25 N and Paseo Del Norte Blvd NE to Eagle Ranch Rd NW
  • Merge onto I-25 N
  • Use the right 2 lanes to take exit 232 for NM-423 towards Paseo del Norte
  • Keep left and merge onto NM-423 W/Paseo Del Norte Blvd NE
  • Continue onto Paseo Del Norte NW
  • Follow Paradise Blvd NW and Unser Blvd NW to your destination in Rio Rancho
  • Turn right onto Eagle Ranch Rd NW
  • Use the left 2 lanes to turn left onto Paradise Blvd NW
  • Turn right onto Unser Blvd NW
  • Turn right onto Southern Blvd SE
  • Turn right onto 21st St SE
  • Turn right

Destination will be on the right

Call us today (505) 337-3138

We are located at:
Caruso Law Offices, PC
1005 21st St. SE, Suite 11,Rio Rancho, NM 87124, United States

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