Semi Truck Accidents

18-Wheeler Truck Lawyers

Because of the sheer size difference when a truck crashes into a passenger car the damages are likely to result in serious, catastrophic injuries and major property damage for those in the passenger car, while the truck driver usually walks away with little or no injury.

We believe that someone should be held accountable for these accidents, such as the semi truck driver and his company, and that victims should be compensated for their damages.

We have an extensive record of obtaining recoveries for our clients injured in truck accidents. If you or a loved one has been involved in a truck accident, let us put our skills and experience to work for you. Call us today.

Trucking companies typically place a high priority on speed, not safety, and that can expose helpless motorists on the road to the risk of becoming victims of a big rig accident.

The following semi truck stats show that 12% of all traffic-related deaths and 4% of all traffic-related injuries involve 18 wheelers or tractor trailers. These statistics also show who usually absorbs the brunt of the impact in these truck collisions: 77% of those injured and 86% of those killed are the drivers of small, non-commercial vehicles.