When a large truck collides with a car, those involved often suffer devastating injuries.
Trucks and other commercial vehicles are a major cause of accidents on America’s roads. Insurance industry and US government sources estimate that accidents involving large trucks cause 140,000 injuries and 5,000 fatalities each year.
Aversa & Linn represents clients injured in accidents involving trucks and other commercial vehicles.
Our attorneys represent injured clients in trucking and commercial vehicle accident cases caused by:
- Driver error or lack of training/licensing
- Driver substance abuse
- Driver fatigue and distraction
- Truck design defects
- Malfunctions of major truck components such as brakes and tires
- Poorly designed, constructed and maintained roads
- Carrier violations of industry regulations, including overloading trucks, exceeding hourly limits on driver work and failing to properly maintain vehicles
When we take an accident case involving an accident involving a truck or commercial vehicle, we move swiftly to secure any and all information relating to the crash — before this crucial evidence disappears.
Trucks and commercial vehicles have the power to cause extreme harm. When safety standards are violated and you get injured, we will fight for you.
We know that the injuries caused by truck and commercial vehicle accidents can be devastating and life changing. Our lawyers and staff are ready to assist you as you recover from your pain and suffering, monetary losses and medical expenses.
We work hard to obtain injured truck accident victims and their families sufficient compensation for:
- Medical expenses
- Lost wages
- Reduced earning capacity
- In-home care and rehabilitation expenses
- Funeral expenses
- Pain and suffering
- Loss of support
- Loss of companionship
Our team will analyze and develop a strategic plan that is specific to your case to keep it moving forward and get you results as quickly as possible. We will be in constant communication with you throughout the development of your case and always provide access to our team of attorneys and case managers. This high attention to detail and constant flow of information allows us to maximize your recovery.
Aversa & Linn will pursue all potential defendants that may be liable in your truck accident case:
- The truck driver
- The trucking company/carrier
- Vehicle part manufacturers
- State and local governments that designed and maintained the road
Have you been injured in a truck accident or lost a family member because of truck accident injuries? Call Aversa & Linn for a free initial consultation at 215-751-1717.
Visit our Vehicle Accident page to learn about our practice involving passenger car accidents.
Brain Injury from Truck Collision
Large monetary recovery for 14-year old boy who suffered brain injury as the occupant of a car struck by a tractor-trailer. Along with compensation for his pain and suffering, the recovery provided him with funds needed to pay for all future medical needs.
Car Driver Injured Because Parked Truck Blocked Street View
Representing motorist who suffered devastating injuries when construction company, without utilizing flag men or warning devices, parked its trailer on a road blocking street views for approaching vehicles. As a result, two cars traveling in different directions failed to see each other and a catastrophic accident occurred.
Critical Injuries from Tractor-Trailer Collision
Significant recovery for college student critically injured when struck by a tractor-trailer driver negligently operating his vehicle. Client’s catastrophic injuries included ruptured bladder and spleen, cardiac contusions, and multiple fractures.