Truck Accidents

Drivers of semi-trailers carry the responsibility to conduct themselves in a manner that ensures the safety of every motorist sharing the road with them. When they fail to do so and accidents happen, victims have the right to be fully compensated for their medical care, loss of income, property damages and other relevant considerations.

These are complex cases that require the attention of a qualified personal injury lawyer. At the law firm of Keogh Crispi, P.C., we have extensive experience in the handling all types of trucking accidents on behalf of victims throughout the New York City area.

Whether you have been seriously injured in an accident or a loved one has been killed, you can rely on us to provide the results-oriented representation you need.

Effective Representation Aimed At Maximum Results

With more than 40 years of legal experience, clients choose Keogh Crispi, P.C., because of our reputation for protecting our clients' interests and getting the substantial money awards they need. In one recent tractor-trailer collision case, we were able to achieve a settlement of $395,000 for our injured client. Learn more about our verdicts and settlements.

Trucking accidents have a number of causes relating to both drivers and the vehicles themselves. Only a thorough investigation can get to the bottom of liability.

Truck Driver Causes Of Accidents

  • Truck driver fatigue when a driver exceeds federal regulations for allowable working hours
  • Reckless driving and speeding
  • Driver drug and alcohol use
  • Lack of training (sometimes even a lack of a commercial drivers' license)

Truck-Related Causes Of Accidents

Other Causes Of Commercial Vehicle Accidents

  • Defective highway design
  • Road construction that creates hazardous conditions
  • Improper signage, which can obstruct the driver's view

Talk To One Of Our Attorneys About Your Injury Claim

We fully investigate your case to identify all responsible parties and seek compensation from all of them. Contact our New York City office to discuss your case with an attorney. You can schedule a free initial consultation by calling 212-518-2417 or contacting us via email.