Truck Accident Attorney, Belleville, IL
Whenever a semi truck or other large commercial vehicle is involved in an auto accident, the likelihood of a fatality or catastrophic injuries is substantial. It is also important to recognize that trucking companies defend these cases aggressively and many complex issues not common to other car accidents can arise.
From day one, our Belleville truck accident lawyers will treat your situation differently than an accident involving two passenger vehicles. Experience and insight matter immensely in light of specific trucking regulations, known methods of deception by some truck drivers, and an array of other issues pertaining to liability and the amount of compensation we can seek.
Trucking Accident Attorney in St. Clair County, Illinois
Extensive Knowledge of Trucking Regulations, Accident Causes and Insurance
Our attorneys and legal team work closely with our clients to help ensure they receive quality medical care and the best opportunity available to recover and move forward in life. As part of a thorough investigation, we will strive to establish what happened to cause your trucking accident case, how it occurred and why. We will take into account:
- Potential violations by commercial trucks of federal carrier and state highway laws covering over-the-road commercial vehicles and drivers
- Issues of improper training, licensing and safety oversight that may have put an unqualified truck driver on the road behind the wheel of a large truck
- Acts of negligence or recklessness related to truck driver fatigue a factor sometimes disguised by alteration or forgery of drivers’ log books
- Truck maintenance problems or oversights
- Strategies and tactics commonly used by insurance companies to avoid or minimize payment of claims
Not all lawyers are equally prepared and situated to take legal action against a large, well-resourced insurer or other corporation. At Keefe, Keefe & Unsell, P.C., we cannot be intimidated by a challenging case or a powerful opponent. If you are seeking answers and fair compensation after a southern or central Illinois truck accident, we encourage you to contact our law firm.
Truck Accident Attorney St Louis, MO
St Louis is a major hub of transportation for the region and the nation our bridges funnel 4 major interstates, 4 major highways and three auxiliary routes. The St Louis area and the metro east are also home to many trucking and shipping hubs, thus it’s no mystery why trucking accidents are relatively common.
We are St Louis truck accident attorneys with a history and an aptitude of going up against large corporations and their insurance companies. We are known for bringing an uncommon level of preparation, strategy and execution to cases we represent.
If you’ve been hurt or if a loved one has died in an collision with a commercial truck in the St Louis area or metro east, you need a St. Louis, MO trucking accident attorney with the experience at going up against large corporations, their legal teams and their insurance companies.
Truck Accident Attorney, Edwardsville, IL
The Edwardsville, Illinois area is fast becoming a shipping and commercial transportation hub serving the nation’s midwest. Along with the increase of commercial activity, unfortunately, comes an increase in local traffic and this inevitably means motor vehicle accidents.
Learn more about how Keefe, Keefe & Unsell, P.C. have successfully fought in these trucking related accidents. We have an outstanding track record with large wins to help our clients and their families move on with their lives and cope with the catastrophic pain and suffering, enormous medical bills and loss of wages.
Remember, not all trucking related accidents happen as a result of a collision with a tractor trailer. We also have extensive experience in representing trucking company employees hurt while operating or loading their vehicles and in working in the trucking industry.
- $24 million recovery for a client who chose to remain anonymous.
- $7.15 million recovery for a client involved in a school bus accident.
- $13.232 million recovery for a client in a truck loading accident.