When Should You Get a Lawyer for a Truck Accident?
April 20, 2022
Trucking is one of the hardest and most skilled workforces on the road. Driving supermassive trucks, loaded down with anything from boxes filled with pillows to parts of prefab houses or airplanes or wind turbines. Nearly everything you can buy or use in the United States is transported at some point by truckers from its […]
Is the Truck Driver or Trucking Company Liable for My Accident?
December 20, 2021
When you are in an accident with a commercial truck driver, you might assume that all of the liability is on the driver. Depending on the circumstances surrounding the accident, however, you may actually be able to hold the trucking company accountable for your damages. It makes sense given that companies are usually responsible for […]
Is It Worth Hiring a Truck Accident Lawyer?
August 13, 2021
Every year thousands of Illinois residents are injured and dozens are killed because of large truck accidents. Most truck accident victims have to deal with catastrophic injuries, unexpected medical expenses, property damage, and other devastating consequences after a trucking accident. If a trucking company, truck driver, or another entity’s negligence causes a truck crash that […]
Why Are Truck Accidents More Serious Than Other Accidents?
July 12, 2021
In the US, the trucking industry is frequently used to transport products all around the country. Higher than seventy percent of annually transported freight passes through the road network via trucks. With an increased number of trucks traveling all over the country, there is always a high risk of commercial truck and passenger vehicles getting […]
What Should I Do at the Scene of a Truck Accident?
May 24, 2021
If you’re involved in a motor vehicle traffic accident involving a commercial vehicle or a large truck, it can have a devastating impact on your life. Commercial trucks can cause catastrophic personal injuries and property damage, so you need to know what to do at the scene of a truck accident. Being involved in a […]
Do You Have To Go To Court For A Truck Accident?
March 10, 2021
Whenever you’re involved in any type of accident and you sustain severe injuries, it’s a stressful and confusing time. When the other vehicle is a big truck, it’s even worse. The damages from truck accidents can be catastrophic. It can cause debilitating and lifelong injuries, inability to work, and irreparable damage to the quality of […]
What Damages Can I Collect For A Truck Accident?
December 18, 2020
Truck accidents can have many outcomes, including severe injuries and death. Victims of truck accident injuries are often confused and devastated. You may have lots of questions like 'What damages can I collect for a truck accident?' or 'Do I need an accident lawyer?' After sustaining injuries in a truck accident, to recover the money […]
Who can be sued in a truck accident case?
October 17, 2020
Truck accidents can be particularly devastating because of the hefty size and weight of the vehicle. Unfortunately, in Illinois, truck accidents are a common occurrence. If you have been involved in an 18-wheeler, semi-truck, or a tractor-trailer accident, you may be wondering what to do or worried about who can be sued in a truck […]