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What are the different types of expert witnesses used in Los Angeles truck accident cases?

The experienced truck accident lawyers at California Attorney Group have vast experience utilizing expert witnesses to advance our client’s interests in truck accident matters. Our experienced LA truck accident attorneys have developed a strong network and relationship with many different types of experts to aid in getting you the best settlement you may be entitled to. If you or a loved one has been involved in a truck accident in Los Angeles, call our friendly truck accident lawyers today and we can answer any of your pressing legal questions. Contact us toll free at 1-800-337-8547.

Below, the trusted truck accident lawyers at California Attorney Group have outlined examples of expert witnesses, and how their services are used in truck accident cases:

- Economists
• Economic experts and forensic accountants are used to calculate the loss of income you have suffered as a result of a truck accident.
• Economic experts can accurately determine the loss you have incurred as a result of missing work, being terminated, being demoted, or having to look for a new job as a result of your truck accident injuries.
- Engineering experts
• Often, truck accidents occur because of a faulty vehicle maintenance, faulty vehicle manufacturing, or even poorly engineered streets. Engineering experts specialize in determining whether the automobiles involved in the accident were properly maintained, and in working order.
- Medical experts
• Medical experts include doctors, medical specialists, nurses, occupational and physical therapists, psychologists, psychiatrists, and emergency room medical professionals.
• Depending on the specific nature of your injuries the appropriate medical professional can be utilized to provide information concerning the cause of your injuries, the treatment you will need to receive for your injuries, and how long your injuries will take to heal.
- Accident Reconstructionist
• Accident Reconstructionists focus on many facets of the truck accident to determine exactly how the accident occurred. For example, Accident Reconstructionists determine how fast the vehicles were driving before impact; the location of the vehicles before impact; the magnitude of the impact; whether or not seatbelts were in use; and the position of the victim at the time of the collision.
- Safety experts
• Safety experts can be employed in truck accident cases to provide testimony regarding if vehicles were driven safely, what precautions were not taken by the vehicle drives, and how the unsafe operation of one’s vehicle caused the truck accident.
- Vocational Rehabilitationist
• Vocational Rehabilitationists usually include occupational therapists, kinesiologists, care managers, vocational placement specialists, social workers, and rehabilitation therapists.
• Vocational Rehabilitationists are utilized in motorcycle accident cases to determine the injuries and future injuries to an individual. They can provide detailed information as to how soon you can return to work after suffering from an injury.

The Los Angeles truck accident lawyers at California Attorney Group deal with truck accidents on a daily basis and we know how and when an expert can be used to maximize your entitled to compensation. If you have any questions regarding your truck accident case, or any questions involving expert witlessness, do not hesitate to call one of our friendly L.A. truck accident attorneys at 1-800-337-8547.