If you are a resident of Boone, Pulaski, Shelby, Grant, Franklin, Scott, Rowan, Bourbon, Bath, Montgomery, Clark. Jessamine, Madison. Rockcastle, Laurel or Whitley county in Kentucky and are involved in an accident with a tractor-trailer or any type of truck, you need a well qualified lawyer that is well versed in Kentucky law and has knowledge of the trucking industry and the rules and regulations they must abide by to get you just compensation. Due to the sheer weight and size of a big rig, the results of the accident can be far more devastating to the occupants of the smaller vehicle, often resulting in permanent disabilities or even death. The sooner you seek legal help, the better off you are. There is the matter of evidence at the crash scene that they need to secure before time and weather conditions obliterate it, and time limits on procuring legal documents such as driver logs, safety inspections, etc., and the statute of limitations to file the case.