Transportation

Despite the transportation industry’s extraordinary efforts to promote safety, commercial motor vehicles are subject to accidents and incidents 24/7/365. The consequences vary widely, from the mundane to the catastrophic. Time is of the essence in responding to protect the interests of a motor carrier and its employees.

Morrison Mahoney’s transportation defense attorneys can help. In addition to handling transportation claims for our own insurance defense clients, we represent a wide variety of members of the transportation industry, both for-hire and private, including:

  • Truck-load carriers
  • LTL carriers
  • Movers of household goods
  • Overnight delivery specialists
  • Home delivery services
  • Tank trucks
  • Flatbeds
  • School bus operators
  • Waste haulers

As members of Rapid Response or 'Go’ Teams for dozens of transportation companies, we have experience with accident reconstruction experts, field investigators, and law enforcement officials. Our lawyers strive to be on scene at accident sites with appropriate support personnel before the debris field is cleared.

In addition, we have practical experience in all aspects of the transportation business including:

  •  O/O and independent contractor issues
  •  Employment law and workers' compensation
  •  Logo or placard liability
  •  Cargo claims
  •  Warehouse liability
  •  Logistics and brokerage relations
  •  Collections

For more information about how we can assist you with a transportation-related legal matter, please contact any of our transportation law practitioners.

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