San Jose Truck Accident Lawyers

At times, it can seem like trucks are dominating San Jose roadways and highways. Trucking is a $700 billion industry, employing almost a million truck drivers in the U.S. Truck drivers face greater responsibility when operating such large vehicles. When a truck accident occurs, the results can be catastrophic and even fatal.

If you or someone you know has been injured in a San Jose truck accident, call the truck accident attorneys at The Barnes Firm. Our trusted team of attorneys has decades of combined experience helping truck accidents victims and their loved ones. Call us today at (800) 800-0000 for a FREE case evaluation and to see how much your truck accident case may be worth.

Why Should I Call a San Jose Truck Accident Attorney at The Barnes Firm?

An experienced truck accident attorney at The Barnes Firm will help you handle all aspects of your personal injury claim. Our attorneys will:

  • Provide a FREE case evaluation
  • Launch an investigation into your accident to determine liability
  • Protect you against counterclaims from other parties
  • Negotiate with the insurance company to help you get the best result possible
  • Prepare your case and take it to trial, if necessary

If you have been involved in a truck accident, reach out to one of our successful San Jose truck accident attorneys at The Barnes Firm for a FREE case evaluation 24/7 at (800) 800-0000.

Why do San Jose Truck Accidents Happen?

California ranks second among states with the most trucking accidents. Trucking accidents happen for many reasons and are often associated with:

  • Speeding
  • Driver Fatigue
  • Improper Turning
  • Extended brake time
  • Unsecured loads
  • Vehicle maintenance issues
  • Driving under the influence (DUI)

At The Barnes Firm we hold people accountable for their reckless and dangerous behavior. Call us today so we can evaluate your accident and help you get the best result possible.

Types of Truck Accident Cases We Handle at The Barnes Firm

Our experienced San Jose truck accident lawyers at The Barnes Firm have handled truck accident cases involving all types of large trucks, including but not limited to:

  • Semi-trucks
  • Tractor trailers
  • Big rigs
  • Fed Ex, Amazon, UPS, and other delivery trucks
  • Construction vehicles
  • Garbage trucks
  • Utility and government trucks
  • Cement trucks
  • Other large commercial vehicles

And, we have advocated on behalf of victims involved in the following types of truck accidents:

  • Rollover accidents
  • Head on collisions
  • T-Bone accidents
  • Sideswipes
  • Jackknife accidents
  • Rear end accidents
  • And more…

If you have been injured, The Barnes Firm is here to help regardless of the type of truck accident. Our team of experienced truck accident attorneys can assist you and your family through this challenging time. We are available 24/7 to answer any questions you may have and will be there for you every step of the way. Call us today at (800) 800-0000.

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What Should I do If I’ve Just Been Injured in a San Jose Truck Accident?

After an accident, a truck accident victim may find themself in a stressful and challenging situation. Below are the steps to take following a truck accident, which could help you get the best result possible in a truck accident claim. After a truck accident:

  • Call 911 to report the accident
  • Request medical attention if needed
  • Take pictures and videos of your injuries and the accident scene
  • Exchange information with the other driver
  • Talk to any witnesses at the scene
  • Request a copy of the police report
  • Go to the hospital and seek medical attention as soon as possible
  • Call a truck accident attorney from The Barnes Firm for a FREE case evaluation.

When you call The Barnes Firm, our truck accident attorneys will begin working on your claim right away. We will work tirelessly to help you get the compensation that you deserve. Our attorneys understand that there are deadlines in truck accident cases, and you don’t have the time to waste. Call us today at (800) 800-0000. It could be the best call you make.

Common Injuries Caused by Truck Accidents

Large trucks, such as a semi or a big rig, can weigh anywhere from 10,000 to 80,000 pounds when loaded. This increases the severity of injuries a truck accident victim may receive. Our truck accident attorneys have helped victims, and their families, that have suffered:

It is important to see a doctor as soon as possible after you’ve been involved in a truck accident. Even if you don’t feel that you are severely injured, a medical professional will rule out, diagnose, and treat any injuries you may not have foreseen. Insurance companies will see to it that you follow any medical advice after you’ve been involved in a truck accident. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to call The Barnes Firm today at (800) 800-0000.

Compensation to Recover After a San Jose Truck Accident

High medical bills from injuries caused by truck accidents should not distract you while you or your loved ones recover. At The Barnes Firm, our truck accident lawyers will work hard to help you obtain financial compensation for:

  • Medical Bills
  • Lost wages
  • Lost future earnings
  • Emotional distress
  • Pain and suffering
  • Rehabilitation
  • Physical therapy
  • And more…

Call the trusted truck accident attorneys at The Barnes Firm today (800) 800-0000 so that we can help you through this tough time.

Who is Liable After a Truck Accident and How Long do I Have to File a Claim?

Determining who caused your truck accident, and why, can be challenging.  Our experienced attorneys at The Barnes Firm want to help you find the answers so that you can fully recover and be compensated for your damages and injuries. In San Jose truck accident cases, liable parties often include:

  • Truck drivers
  • Trucking companies
  • Truck maintenance and manufacturing companies
  • Truck loaders
  • Municipalities
  • Third party drivers
  • And more…

In California, you have two years from the date of your truck accident, or the date your injuries were discovered, to file a claim. Liability must be proven for compensation. Even if you are partially liable, you may still be eligible for compensation. Call our team of trusted San Jose truck accident lawyers at The Barnes Firm today to see if you have a case.

Contact The Barnes Firm Today

After a truck accident, you are going to want a trusted truck accident attorney at The Barnes Firm by your side every step of the way. For decades, our attorneys have persisted, fought for, and won numerous truck accident cases throughout San Jose, the Bay Area, and all of California.  Our team of truck accident attorneys is here to help you get the best result possible.

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


Our team of truck accident lawyers at The Barnes Firm proudly serve San Jose and all 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 Francisco, San Leandro, San Mateo, San Pablo, San Rafael, San Ramon, Santa Clara, Santa Rosa, Sunnyvale, Union City, Vacaville, Vallejo, Walnut Creek, and more…

Bay Area Office Location

555 12th Street
Suite #1470
Oakland, CA 94607

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“I had a great experience with The Barnes Law Firm! Michael Horowitz is very professional and provide updates and the case proceeded. I would highly recommend the Law Firm.”

Salvador T.

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“Ali Vazirinejad did a great job of cutting through the insurance runaround which had stopped me cold. He explained every step clearly and took a huge load off my mind while getting the best possible settlement. His paralegal, Grace, was very responsive and never left me out the loop while going through the settlement process.”

Arghi A.

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“I’m completely satisfied with the support and results of my case. I recommend their service to all in need of complete representation.”

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