Brooklyn Truck Accident Lawyer
Injured by a Reckless Driver or Negligent Trucking Company?
Accidents involving large trucks are among the most serious and deadly in the United States. Our experienced Brooklyn personal injury lawyers at Koenigsberg & Associates Law Offices have a deep understanding of both federal and state commercial vehicle regulations gained from more than twenty years of experience protecting the rights of truck and van accident victims. We will fight tirelessly to win the maximum awards or settlements for victims of truck and commercial van accidents.
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If you have been injured in an accident involving a truck you are not alone. In 2008, more than 380,000 large trucks were involved in traffic accidents in the United States. Nearly 100,000 of these accidents resulted in injuries. Our attorneys are fierce advocates for those who have been injured in a truck or commercial van accident.
Pursuing Maximum Damages for Injured Clients
It is essential that truck accident cases be handled promptly to preserve evidence, properly investigate the accident in question, and enable physicians and other expert witnesses to evaluate injuries thoroughly. Trucking and insurance companies will attempt to minimize your claim and the extent of the damages you have suffered. We understand that your pain and suffering as a result of a truck or van accident is not to be underestimated. One of the many notable settlements we have achieved is a $2.65 million award to a driver who sustained neck and back injuries when his car was struck by a truck, and a million dollar settlement for a driver struck by a commercial van.
Our Brooklyn truck accident attorneys can pursue damages for the following:
- Pain and suffering
- Medical bills
- Lost wages and diminished future earning potential
- Physical and emotional injuries
- Vehicle repair and replacement
It’s crucial that you retain am experienced injury attorney as soon after the accident as possible. Even as the victim is undergoing medical treatment in the hospital, important evidence may be lost or destroyed. Also, because of the limits imposed by statutes of limitations, it’s vital to act quickly to win a suitable award. We are known throughout New York for successfully pursuing maximum compensation for our clients’ injuries.
We handle truck accident cases involving:
What is the average settlement amount for truck accident cases?
The injuries associated with trucking accidents are often catastrophic and require long-term medical care and assistance, which can add up to be a heavy financial burden. Because settlement amounts can vary depending on a wide range of factors, it’s difficult to estimate an exact amount for settlements. When determining a settlement amount, things such as the severity of the injury, pain and suffering, and medical expenses are taken into an account.
Koenigsberg & Associates Law Offices Is Ready to Help You
With trucks weighing up to 80,000 pounds, the damage to vehicles, property, and people can be catastrophic. Truck and van accidents not only result in physical injuries or death, but can also be the cause of lost wages, enormous medical bills, and significant emotional trauma. This is why victims of truck accidents demand the attention of the Brooklyn injury lawyers at Koenigsberg & Associates Law Offices to champion their rights and help them obtain the maximum money awards or settlements they are entitled to.
Call us to get a top attorney on your case today. Serving clients throughout New York City from offices in Brooklyn and the Bronx.