Vehicles owned by companies for regular, normal business functions can also be involved in catastrophic accidents. These vehicles are often used to haul or transport company goods or even transport company employees. When an accident occurs involving a company vehicle, the company and sometimes the driver, can be liable for the damages.
Types of Vehicles
Cabs (taxis, ride sharing services)
City Transportation (buses, shuttles, trains, subways)
Repair Company Vans
Garbage and Dump Trucks
Whether the company is large or small, they may still be responsible should an accident occur.
Companies may be liable for:
Failure to Maintain Vehicle
Failure to Properly Train Drivers
Negligent Supervision of Employee Operating Company Vehicle
Negligent Hiring Practices
Failure to Verify Licensing/Certifications