San Francisco Truck Accident Lawyers

Every day, San Francisco and Bay Area motorists share roads with trucks and commercial vehicles. Truck drivers have the responsibility to operate these large vehicles with extreme caution, as trucks can weigh up to 20x that of a midsize car or SUV. Unfortunately, when a truck driver fails to exercise such care, San Francisco truck accidents are more likely to occur.

At The Barnes Firm, our experienced team of San Francisco truck accident lawyers have seen the negative effects truck accidents can have on individuals and their families. You can trust that our dedicated truck accident attorneys will work hard for you from the first phone conversation through to the final settlement. Call (800) 800-0000 today for a FREE case evaluation.

How The Barnes Firm Can Help After a Truck Accident

At The Barnes Firm, our team of attorneys know how serious and devastating injuries can be when a truck or commercial vehicle is involved. With decades of experience advocating on behalf of truck accident victims in San Francisco and the Bay Area, our team of truck accident lawyers will work hard to help you get the best result possible.

Accidents involving trucks and commercial vehicles can create complex insurance claims. Unfortunately, insurance companies will always try to avoid liability and undervalue, or deny, your claim. If you or a loved one were injured due to a truck driver’s negligence, you are entitled to receive financial compensation and The Barnes Firm can help you do that. When you partner with our team of experienced and knowledgeable attorneys, you will receive:

  • A FREE case evaluation and advice on next steps
  • A full investigation into your accident, which will help hold negligent parties responsible
  • Protection and advice on counterclaims
  • An attorney that will negotiate with insurance companies to get you the financial compensation you deserve
  • Preparation for trial, if necessary

Not sure you have a case? Call (800) 800-0000 today and find out. Our attorneys are available 24/7 to answer any questions you have regarding your accident.

Why do San Francisco Truck Accidents Happen?

Truck accidents can happen for a variety of reasons but are often associated with one or more of the following:

  • Speeding
  • Fatigue
  • Extended brake time
  • Improper turning
  • Unsecured loads
  • Distracted driving
  • Truck maintenance issues
  • Driving under the influence (DUI)

Unfortunately, most truck accidents can be traced back to a distracted driver or a driver neglecting to follow the rules of the road. Regardless of the cause of your accident, our team of truck accident lawyers have the skills and knowledge to help you get the best result possible for your case. Call (800) 800-0000 today for a FREE case evaluation.

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What Should I Do if I am Injured in a Truck Accident?

If you have been injured in a San Francisco truck accident, our team of attorneys advise that you:

  • Call authorities to report your accident and request an ambulance
  • Take as many pictures and videos as you can of your vehicle, injuries, and the accident scene
  • Obtain the other driver’s insurance and personal information
  • Gather any witness statements or information
  • Request a copy of the police report before leaving the scene
  • Visit a medical professional
  • Call The Barnes Firm and ask to speak with a San Francisco truck accident lawyer

Truck Accident Cases We Handle

Thousands of truck accidents occur each year throughout San Francisco and the Bay Area. The most common types of truck accidents include:

  • Rollovers
  • Head-on crashes
  • Turning accidents
  • T-bone collisions
  • Sideswipes
  • Jackknives
  • And more…

Our team of San Francisco truck accident lawyers are equipped to handle any type of truck accident case involving:

  • Tractor trailers
  • 18 wheelers
  • Semi-Trucks
  • Big rigs
  • Delivery trucks, including FedEx, UPS, USPS and Amazon and others
  • Construction vehicles
  • Utility trucks
  • Tow trucks
  • All other commercial vehicles

After any truck accident, The Barnes Firm is here to help. Call (800) 800-0000 today to find out what your case is worth.

Compensation to Recover Following a Truck Accident

The compensation you can receive after being injured in a truck accident will depend on the severity of your injuries and the circumstances surrounding your accident. After investigating your accident and holding negligent parties liable, our attorneys may be able to help you recover compensation for the following:

  • Medical expenses
  • Lost wages
  • Emotional distress
  • Pain & suffering
  • Nursing care
  • Physical therapy
  • Lost future earnings
  • And more…

Our team of San Francisco truck accident lawyers are here to help you get the best result possible after any truck accident.

Who is Liable in a Truck Accident?

Establishing liability in a truck accident can be tricky, as more than one party can be responsible. These negligent parties may include:

  • Truck drivers
  • Trucking companies
  • Maintenance companies
  • Manufacturers
  • The company who loaded the truck
  • Municipalities
  • Third-party drivers

In California, you must be able to prove liability to receive compensation. You may be found partially liable in the event of an accident. You can still recover compensation if you are found partially liable for the accident.

It is also important to remember that in California, you have two years from the date of your accident, or the date your injuries were discovered, to file a personal injury claim. To get started filing your claim, or to have any questions regarding your accident answered, call The Barnes Firm today at (800) 800-0000 and ask to speak to one of our experienced San Francisco truck accident lawyers.

Injuries Caused by Truck Accidents

Being injured in a truck accident can be a traumatic experience and leave you with injuries requiring costly treatments. Our team of truck accident lawyers have successfully helped truck accident victims with the following injuries get the best result possible:

After a truck accident, it is advised you seek medical attention as soon as possible. Your injuries may be more severe than you think as symptoms may take days or weeks to appear after an accident. Seeking medical attention can help you diagnose and treat your injuries. After seeking medical attention, call a truck accident attorney at The Barnes Firm. Our attorneys are here to help you recover the compensation you deserve after a truck accident.

Get a Trusted Truck Accident Attorney on Your Side

If you or a loved one has been injured in a truck accident, your top priority should be your health and recovering from your injuries. Our team of San Francisco truck accident lawyers are here to help you handle all the legal aspects of your accident so you can focus on yourself, your health, and your family, during this challenging time.

Call (800) 800-0000 for a FREE case evaluation – it could be the best call you make.


Our team of experienced truck accident lawyers at The Barnes Firm proudly serve San Francisco and surrounding areas: Alameda, Albany, Antioch, Belmont, Benicia, Berkeley, Brentwood, Burlingame, Campbell, Clayton, Concord, Cupertino, Daly City, Danville, Dixon, Dublin, El Cerrito, Emeryville, Fairfield, Foster City, Fremont, Gilroy, Half Moon Bay, Hayward, Hercules, Lafayette, Livermore, Los Altos, Los Gatos, Martinez, Menlo Park, Milpitas, Moraga, Morgan Hill, Mountain View, Napa, Newark, Novato, Oakland, Oakley, Pacifica, Palo Alto, Petaluma, Piedmont, Pinole, Pittsburg, Pleasant Hill, Pleasanton, Redwood City, Richmond, Rohnert Park, San Bruno, San Carlos, San Jose, San Leandro, San Mateo, San Pablo, San Rafael, San Ramon, Santa Clara, Santa Rosa, Sunnyvale, Union City, Vacaville, Vallejo, Walnut Creek, and more…

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Oakland, CA 94607

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