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Union City Man Killed by Big-Rig Truck

A tragic workplace accident claimed the life of a Union City man on January 8, 2013. The tragic accident occurred at the warehouse of Keeco LLC on Wiegman Road in Hayward, California. According to published reports, the accident occurred when an employee was crushed by the trailer of a big-rig truck that was backing up into a load dock. Tragically, the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

The victim has been identified by the Alameda County Coroner’s Office as 56-year-old Chengbin Xiao of Union City, California. At Matiasic & Johnson LLP our thoughts and prayers are with the victim’s family in their time of grief. The wrongful death of a loved can never be fully compensated financially. Nevertheless, families who have lost a loved one deserve financial compensation to help rebuild their lives.
The legal team at Matiasic & Johnson LLP is committed to fighting on behalf of families who experienced the loss of a loved one in a trucking accident. Call our office today for a free consultation with one of our experienced trucking accident lawyers.
There remain many unanswered questions regarding the circumstances of this tragic accident. Accordingly, a comprehensive trucking accident investigation is necessary to determine the cause of this devastating accident. The experienced legal team at Matiasic & Johnson LLP understand that fast action is crucial in an accident investigation. Our legal team will take all necessary measures to fully investigate a trucking accident. This includes interviewing witnesses, preserving the truck’s electric on-board recorder, obtaining the truck maintenance history and examining the scene of the accident. If you or a loved one have experienced a trucking accident, the dedicated team at Matiasic Roth & Johnson LLP can help.