TOP ATTORNEY FOR CAR AND TRUCK ACCIDENTS IN WESTCHESTER, WHITE PLAINS,
FAIRFIELD, STAMFORD AND GREENWICH
Vehicle accidents in Westchester and Fairfield County are a major cause
of property damage, injury, and death each year.
In Westchester and Fairfield County, statistics from the National Highway
Traffic Safety Administrator show that traffic crashes remain a primary
public safety issue. Car, truck and motorcycle accidents are all a common
occurrence, despite improvements in vehicle safety features, road design,
and traffic signs.
When a motor vehicle accident occurs, it is important to do the following
- Remain at the crash scene;
- Check on the condition of all people involved in the crash;
- Call the police;
- Exchange information with other drivers;
- Get contact information from witnesses;
- Inform your insurance company;
- Get appropriate medical treatment, and track the details;
- Take photos of vehicle damage and injuries.
When we are retained on serious car or truck accidents, we immediately
act to preserve all evidence available from the accident location, the
vehicles and potential witnesses. We also employ experts in the fields
of accident reconstruction, human factors and in the applicable medical
specialties depending on the injuries. The experience and rapid response
of our attorneys has yielded incredible results, such as:
$26M Wrongful death resulting from tractor-trailer truck striking passenger auto
$5.5M Wrongful death of passenger in auto-on-auto collision
TRACTOR TRAILER AND TRUCK ACCIDENTS ATTORNEYS IN WESTCHESTER AND FAIRFIELD
The drivers of tractor-trailers and other commercial trucks, as well as
the companies that employ them, must take special measures to protect
the general public. When they fail to do so, they can be held accountable
for the injuries and fatalities that results from their negligence.
Truck accident lawyer John Q. Kelly, Esq. and our experienced legal team
help clients pursue personal injuries and wrongful death claims against
trucking companies. Our truck accident lawyers have the experience and
commitment to obtain the results that our clients need and deserve when
they are recovering from an accident.
Claims against trucking companies are unique in several ways.
- Many tractor-trailer trucks are covered by multiple insurance policies
- Specific insurance provisions and exclusions may be complicated
- The trucking industry is covered by unique federal and state safety laws
- The trucking company immediately initiates its own investigation when one
of its trucks are involved in an accident
Therefore pursuing an injury claim after a truck accident is more complicated
than other motor vehicle incidents. Our attorneys understand the immediate
steps that need to be taken to prove a claim for compensation, and our
experienced legal team is prepared to take on powerful trucking insurance
companies on behalf of our clients.
You only have one opportunity to obtain compensation for the serious harm
that has been done to you or your loved ones as a result of a trucking
accident. Our firm focuses on catastrophic injury and wrongful death claims
so that we can devote our attention to maximizing the results we deliver
to our clients.
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Assault and Homicide Victims
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Spinal Cord Injuries ●
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