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Commercial trucking accidents are seldom minor and in most cases cause devastating personal injuries and sometimes wrongful deaths.

A commercial truck driver carries a special designated state of Arizona issued license that is obtained only after significant training in commercial truck driving.

An 18 wheeler trucking accident can occur as a result too many hours on the road or what is commonly referred to as sleep deprivation of the truck driver.

The injury attorneys at Phoenix Accident and Injury Law Firm near you have significant experience in helping clients who have been in a trucking accident.  Our offices are conveniently located in nearby ChandlerPeoria, and North Phoenix, and we can meet in-person at our nearby offices, over the phone, or video call.  You can contact us for a free consultation, or read on to find out more.

By the way, we will also help with other problems that have cost you sleep, like getting a rental car very soon and finding a nearby doctor who can help you. Even the best legal team isn’t good enough if your quality of life isn’t sustainable while justice and compensation are on the way. The whole point of legal action is to regain quality of life, so we help you long-term as attorneys and short-term as your go-to people. Our familiarity with the local Phoenix courts makes us confident that we can help you get the best settlement possible.

What can I get Paid for my Injuries from being hit by a tractor trailer?

If you or a family member have suffered a personal injury or a tragic loss as a result of an accident or collision with a semi tractor trailer, 18 wheeler or commercial truck, you and your family may be entitled to damages. These damages can include the cost of:

  • medical expenses
  • burial costs
  • mental anguish,
  • pain and suffering
  • lost wages
  • bodily impairment
  • future damages
  • future cost
  • property damage to your vehicle or personal property

In some cases, when extreme negligence, like too many hours on the road or texting occurred, then punitive damages are also available.

Types of trucking accidents

When you’re on the road for long periods of time accidents can and do occur, but unfortunately many should have been avoided.

Some of the types of trucking accidents and injuries we cover include:

If you’ve been involved in a trucking accident, speak to a member of the Thompson Law Firm team today to discuss your case.

Trucking accident case results

Bringing a legal case for a trucking accident requires expert knowledge in a specific area of Arizona law.

At Thompson Law we have a strong track record of winning cases in this area, some of our recent case results include:

  • Winning a $78,257.60 settlement for a client following an accident with a commercial truck in Scottsdale, Arizona. Our attorney Ariana Byrd was able to secure a $50,000 figure from American Family Insurance and an additional $28,257.60 was collected from Geico Insurance.
  • Securing a $148,000 settlement for a client in Payson, Arizona after the vehicle she was a passenger in was hit by a truck.

Where can I get Answers to my Questions about a Trucking Accident?

At Phoenix Accident and Injury Law Firm near you, we have more than 15 years of experience helping clients obtain compensation for their personal injuries, including those from trucking accidents in the Phoenix area. When you’re ready to talk, please contact our office to arrange a free initial consultation by phone or at our Chandler office, conveniently located near you.

If you have been in a trucking accident, contact Phoenix Accident and Injury Law Firm in nearby Chandler, AZ to speak with an experienced personal injury attorney. We provide personal injury legal services to clients in your area including ChandlerGilbertMesaScottsdale, Tempe, and Peoria.