Brooklyn Truck Accident Lawyers

The Brooklyn truck accident lawyers at The Barnes Firm have experience in these types of cases and have won settlements for their clients totaling millions of dollars, and they are ready to help you.

Here’s what you will get with The Barnes Firm:

  • FREE Legal Case Evaluation
  • Millions Recovered For Our Clients
  • No-Fee Promise – There’s No Fee If We Don’t Recover Compensation For You

Our legal professionals are available 24/7 for free consultations. Reach out to us online or give us a call today.

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Why Choose The Barnes Firm?

About Our Best Truck Accident Lawyers In Brooklyn

When you or a family member has been hurt in a truck crash, you can rely on The Barnes Firm to help you get compensation. We’ve helped our clients recover millions of dollars using our unique legal strategy. If you have questions about your case, we’re here to help 24/7.

The Barnes Firm’s best Brooklyn injury lawyers serve clients throughout all of the NYC boroughs and Brooklyn neighborhoods, including, but not limited to: Bay Ridge, Bath Beach, Bedford, Bedford-Stuyvesant, Bensonhurst, Bergen Beach, Boerum Hill, Borough Park, Bronx, Brooklyn, Brooklyn Heights, Brooklyn Navy Yard, Brownsville, Bushwick, Cadman Plaza, Canarsie, Clinton Hill, Cobble Hill, Coney Island, Crown Heights, Cypress Hill, Downtown Brooklyn, DUMBO, Dyker Heights, East New York, Flatbush, Flatlands, Fort Greene, Fort Hamilton, Fulton Ferry, Gravesend, Greenpoint, Highland Park, Kensington, Long Island, Madison, Manhattan, Midwood, Mill Basin, Nassau County, Navy Yard, Prospect Heights, Prospect Park, Prospect Park South, Queens, Red Hook, Sea Gate, Sheepshead Bay, South Brooklyn, Staten Island, Stuyvesant, Suffolk County, Sunset Park, Vinegar Hill, Waterfront, and Williamsburg.

Helping Victims Of Truck Accidents

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Truck accidents are very serious situations, and they can have devastating consequences for a family. Commercial trucks are significantly larger than the average passenger vehicle, weighing about 20-30 times more. For this reason, the majority of injuries are sustained by the occupants of the car.

At times, insurance companies may try to avoid paying you or your family the compensation that you deserve. That’s why having a legal team on your side who understands the intricacies of truck accident cases in Brooklyn and knows how to fight big insurance and trucking companies.

Rear-End Truck Crash in Brooklyn

With so many tractor trailers on the road at any time, it may come as no surprise that there are thousands of accidents each year. Due to the immense size of these vehicles, they can cause significant damage to standard passenger vehicles. Rear-end collisions are a common type of accident because of the massive weight of an 18-wheel vehicle. While a small car can almost stop on a dime, a commercial truck will not stop immediately, potentially crashing into a vehicle in front of them. Additional factors that compound the difficulty of stopping these vehicles include:

  • Following the car in front too closely
  • Not paying attention due to fatigue
  • Precipitation (rain, sleet, or snow) which causes unsafe road conditions

Our Brooklyn truck accident lawyers have seen the effect that these incidents can have on a family, and they are ready to help you in this difficult time.

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Distracted Truck Driver

Distracted driving affects drivers of all vehicles, but it can have disastrous consequences for truck drivers. There are the usual distractions from cell phones and GPS, but there is another distraction common among truck drivers: fatigue.

Fatigue is particularly prevalent among truck drivers as they may work long hours to ensure that deliveries are completed on schedule. Although the federal government has placed a limit on how many hours a driver can put in each week to make sure that drivers do not become overly tired. However, drivers may end up exceeding these limits, creating a potentially dangerous situation if they are unable to focus.

The Brooklyn truck accident lawyers at The Barnes Firm work to gather all the facts about your case to hold trucking and insurance companies responsible and get you the compensation you deserve.

Truck Accident Injuries

Injuries from truck accidents can be very serious to occupants of the vehicle. Our attorneys have seen people involved in truck accidents in Brooklyn who suffered from:

Some of these conditions may require years of ongoing medical treatment. Sadly, some truck accidents result in fatalities — over 3,000 each year.

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Got A Questions For A Brooklyn Truck Accident Lawyer?

If you or a loved one was injured in Brooklyn due to a truck accident, having an experienced attorney may help you get justice. The attorneys at The Barnes Firm have secured millions of dollars worth of settlements, and they are ready to use their experience to help you.

For a free consultation with one of our Brooklyn truck accident attorneys, contact The Barnes Firm today at (800) 800-0000.

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The Barnes Firm was very friendly, always quick to respond to our calls, emails. When we had any questions or concerns they were there to walk us through everything. Would definitely recommend them to anyone that is looking for an attorney that will honestly fight for you and has your best interest in mind.

-Nichole W.