If You Have Been Involved in a Truck Accident in Ohio, Call Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys Today
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), 8.2 percent of all traffic fatalities in 2013 involved large trucks. That totals to nearly 300,000 large truck accidents. If you have been involved in a crash caused by the negligence of a truck driver, trucking company, or truck manufacturer, you may be entitled to compensation. Contact the experienced Ohio truck accident attorneys at Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys to learn more about your legal rights and options at (855) 866-5529. No amount of preventative measures can protect motorists from the negligence or wrongdoing of other drivers. When a motorist is involved in an accident with a semi truck, the consequences can be tragic for the victim and his or her family.
Ohio Truck Accident Statistics
In 2013 there were over 267,000 accidents in the state of Ohio that left over 100,000 injured and 990 people dead. Over 19,000 of these accidents involved a large truck. While passenger vehicles tend to outnumber semi trucks on the road, the significant level of damage that much larger trucks can cause makes it imperative that the trucking industry takes every precaution against accidents. For this reason, truck drivers, truck manufacturers, and truck companies are under strict laws to help reduce the risk of even minor crashes. Victims of truck accidents in the state of Ohio need protection and legal guidance and that is where Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys steps in. Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys is one of the premier trucking law firms in Ohio. Based in Pennsylvania, our attorneys have traveled throughout the Mid-Western states including Ohio to assist those hurt by trucking accidents. We are dedicated to helping innocent victims of trucking accidents and have spent decades working to establish a true expertise in Ohio state trucking laws. Accidents that involve trucks or tractor trailers can be very complicated and should be handled by lawyers that are uniquely qualified to handle these types of cases. Over the past five decades, we have represented hundreds of trucking accident victims and our trucking accident attorneys are dedicated experts in aggressively pursuing the justice and compensation that our clients deserve. Each member of our firm has extensive experience in these heavily defended truck injury cases and we are regularly asked to lecture nationally and internationally on trucking laws. Dan Munley is the former chairman of the Trucking Law Litigation Group for the American Association for Justice and Marion Munley is currently on its executive committee. We represent truck accident victims throughout the state of Ohio and we are willing to travel to see you wherever you are located if you are injured and unable to travel. We have several office locations and we are here to help truck accident victims throughout Ohio including Toledo, Dayton, Cincinnati, Columbus, Akron, Cleveland and Sandusky!
The major trucking companies will hire lawyers immediately after a truck accident and have them on the scene the same day, if possible. You should do the same. The experienced trucking law lawyers at Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys know how to preserve all of the important pieces of evidence for you. They know how to secure the scene of an accident and take necessary photographs and statements. This is very critical because significant pieces of evidence helpful to you can be lost, misplaced or be purposely destroyed by the trucking companies. Check out our list of frequently asked questions after a truck accident. We have represented many types of large truck accidents including:
- Eighteen Wheeler or 18 Wheeler
- Mack Truck
- Flatbed Truck
- Cement Truck
- Garbage Truck
- Heavy Truck
- Tanker Truck
- Tractor Trailer
- Big Rig
- Dump Truck
Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys Has the Best Trucking Accident Lawyers in Ohio
Our trucking law team is specially trained to assist in the investigation, development, negotiation and trials of truck accident cases in Ohio. Our truck accident attorneys have won millions of dollars in settlements and trial verdicts, including numerous multimillion-dollar cases. Take a look at some of our settlements and verdicts for victims of truck accidents:
- $26 Million: Settlement for a truck crash resulting in a traumatic brain injury
- $8 Million: Settlement for truck accident
- $6.9 Million: Settlement when a garbage truck rammed a car
- $6.5 Million: Settlement to a man brain injured by a garbage truck
- $3.5 Million: Jury verdict for pedestrian hit by truck
- $2.8 Million: Settlement for trucking accident
- $2.8 Million: Settlement for a boy killed by a truck
- $2.25Million: Settlement for driver of a van involved in accident w truck
- $1.85 Million: Settlement for fuel tank operator killed in crash with dump truck
- $1.8 Million: Settlement for tractor trailer accident that caused a woman’s death
- $1.5 Million: Settlement for woman injured by fatigued truck driver
- $1.5 Million: Settlement for crash involving newspaper delivery truck
- $1.3 Million: Jury verdict for Clarks Summit woman in tractor-trailer accident
- $1 Million: Settlement when a 69 year old man was killed by a tractor trailer.
To see our list of settlements and verdicts for a variety of other cases, click here . Also, check out our blog articles on trucking accidents.
Choose Your Semi Truck or Trucking Accident Injury Lawyer Carefully
If you or a loved one have been injured in a commercial trucking accident, you need the experienced lawyers of Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys to protect your rights. Large trucking companies have their own investigators and attorneys fighting for them, you need someone on your side. Your Choice of Lawyer is Important. So CHOOSE CAREFULLY™ — The Family of Lawyers™ at Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys — to protect your rights.
Why Cost is No Object When You Hire The Best Truck Accident Attorney
Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys charges clients of personal injury claims on a contingency basis. What that means is the attorney is only paid if he or she wins money damages for you – the client. This makes it possible for anyone to hire only the best lawyer. It gives everyone access to the justice system and representation that is equal to the best that insurance companies, doctors and other defendants can hire. You can contact the lawyers of Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys for a free consultation by calling toll-free at (855) 866-5529
Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys Handles Cases For All Different Types of Trucks
The experienced trucking lawyers at Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys have handled cases involving all different types of truck accident lawsuits. We have also represented the drivers of a trucks in truck accident cases, as well as drivers of cars, drivers of buses, passengers of buses and pedestrians that have had accidents with trucks. Call Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys at (855) 866-5529
for a free consultation for your trucking accident case today! OR email us online today.
Read what our clients are saying about us:
“November of 2015 I was sitting at a red light in my Dually Pickup Truck. A loaded tractor trailer rear ended me, he was traveling in excess of 50 MPH. Resulting in me being airlifted to the trama facility nearby. I suffered a broken neck plus spinal cord damage and internal injuries. The day after the accident, Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys was contacted. The wheels went in motion immediately. They knew exactly what had to be done, and they did it with aggression and professionalism. They always kept my wife and I abreast of the progress. This law firm has been in business for over 60 years, and predicated on my results with them, they are sure to see at least another 60. I can tell you, My wife and I are grateful for our positive experience with Munley Law Personal Injury Attorneys.” – Gary and Cinda, Truck Accident Clients
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