If you are involved in a car accident with a commercial vehicle, can the employer be held liable for its employee’s negligence? Pursuant to the theory of respondeat superior when an employee is acting within the scope of their employment the employer can be held liable for the employee’s actions. Due to employers generally having liability insurance it is usually better to bring your cause of action against the employer.
The personal injury attorneys at Meyerkord, Meyerkord & Kurth are experienced with motor vehicle accident claims and can help you or someone you know who has been in a motor vehicle accident. We have a track record of recovering millions of dollars due to car accidents and helping clients recover from their traumatic experience. Our personal injury attorneys are licensed in Missouri and Illinois. We have logged thousands of hours on the phone with insurance companies and recovered millions of dollars for medical bills, pain and suffering, and property damage. We have over 100 years of combined experience. Please contact us at (314) 300-3000 or (800) 391-4318 for a no-obligation assessment of your potential motor vehicle case.
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