Brad Pistotnik Law
Abogado El Toro

Pennsylvania Truck Accident Lawyer - Lancaster, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia and York Pennsylvania Truck Accident Attorney

Perhaps the greatest danger on the highways of Pennsylvania today is the massive commercial trucks or tractor trailers speeding down our roads. These vehicles, due to their enormous size and weight, can inflict massive damage and fatalities unlike any other vehicle. This is why the federal government as well as the state of Pennsylvania have created special laws and regulations to protect the public from the devastating effects large trucks often produce when operated carelessly. Yet, despite these special laws that are meant to protect the public, thousands or personal injury and hundreds of wrongful death cases continue to exist and increase in Pennsylvania. According to data from the Department of Transportation (DOT), an estimated 6,511 fatal and non-fatal truck accidents happen every year in Pennsylvania, one of the highest rates in the United States.

After a collision from a truck, victims need an experience truck accident attorney to protect their rights. Having an attorney that understands that a truck accident is not the same as a routine traffic accident, can make all the difference between getting a fair settlement for your case or having the insurance or trucking company take advantage of you. Our attorneys will work hard to get you the justice you deserve. No one should have to suffer because of the negligence of another.

If you have been injured as a result of a truck accident in Pennsylvania, an attorney at our firm wants to help you get the justice you deserve. Contact our Pennsylvania Truck Accident Attorney to get a FREE CASE EVALUATION to find out about your legal rights.

2007 Pennsylvania Crash Statistics

  • 6,624 Tractor Trailers were Involved in Non-Fatal Crashes
  • 3,296 Tractor Trailers were Involved in Injury Crashes
  • 4,799 Injuries resulted from Tractor Trailer Crashes
  • 3,328 Tractor Trailers were Involved in Towaway Crashes
  • 194 Tractor Trailers were Involved in Hazmat (HM) Placard Crashes

There are numerous reasons why a truck accident may occur. Some common reasons in Pennsylvania include overloading, mechanical failure, fatigue, and blind spots. However, only an attorney that specializes in truck accidents will be able to determine the exact cause of the incident. That is why it is important to seek legal counseling from an attorney as soon as possible. We will be able to create the strongest case for you in order to get you the compensation you need.

If you or a loved one have been injured as a result of a large truck or any other type of vehicle in the following Pennsylvania cities, get a FREE CASE EVALUATION from an attorney within your area.

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