Experienced Truck Accident Attorney in st. Louis

Semi-truck accidents involve large, over-the-road tractor-trailers which cause traumatic injuries and death. Our Missouri semi-truck accident attorneys have the experience to represent injured people in trucking injury cases. Trucking cases are not like ordinary car accidents.  It is essential for evidence to be preserved and in most cases for a lawsuit to be filed immediately.

Common Semi-Truck Accident Injuries

  • Broken bones
  • Scarring & disfigurement
  • Amputation
  • Head & brain injuries
  • Neck & back injuries
  • Bruises
  • Paralysis
  • Death

Common Causes of Tractor-Trailer Accidents

  • Driver fatigue
  • Failing to follow Federal Trucking Safety Regulations
  • Failing to secure loads
  • DWI- drugs or alcohol
  • Speeding to arrive at destinations sooner
  • Cell phone use & texting
  • Underinflated or worn tires
  • Reckless driving
  • Insufficient training

Here are some 18 Wheeler Statistics

  • 18 wheelers are twice as likely to be involved in a fatal accident than passenger vehicles
  • 40% of accidents involving semi-trucks may be the result of driver fatigue
  • Truck drivers behind the wheel for more than 8 hours double their risk of having an accident
  • 1/5 of truck drivers have fallen asleep while driving a truck in the last 30 days
  • 30% of commercial trucks exceed allowable weight limits
  • 15% of fatal truck accidents involve overweight loads

injured Semi-Truck accident victims are entitled to

Past & Future Medical Bills

Pain & suffering, change in life experiences, loss of human relationships, loss of enjoyment of life

Pain & suffering, change in life experiences, loss of human relationships, loss of enjoyment of life

Pain & suffering, change in life experiences, loss of human relationships, loss of enjoyment of life

Pain & suffering, change in life experiences, loss of human relationships, loss of enjoyment of life

Pain & suffering, change in life experiences, loss of human relationships, loss of enjoyment of life

Lost Wages

Pain & suffering, change in life experiences, loss of human relationships, loss of enjoyment of life

Lost Wages

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Contact our Missouri Semi-Truck Accident Lawyers at The Klenofsky Law Firm

The Missouri tractor-trailer accident injury lawyers at The Klenofsky Law Firm, LLC will fight the insurance company for you. The insurance company will attempt to pay you as little as possible and try to minimize your injuries. Our firm is specifically experienced to handle trucking accident injury cases.. You will never pay us anything out of your own pocket. We make this guarantee to you.

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The Klenofsky Law Firm, LLC

1717 Park Avenue St. Louis, MO 63104

(314) 658-9500