Overland Park Trucking Accident Attorneys

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If you or your loved one has been hurt in a trucking accident, it is important that you contact an experienced and aggressive truck injury lawyer to represent your interests. Trucking companies and their insurers have ample resources to fight your claim and trucking litigation is more complicated than typical car accident cases, so it is important to hire a personal injury attorney with experience handling trucking accident claims. Joseph, Hollander & Craft’s experienced Overland Park trucking accident attorneys know exactly how to help. Call us today at (913) 948-9490.

About JHC’s Overland Park Trucking Accident Attorneys

The Overland Park personal injury lawyers at JHC have traveled the United States litigating trucking cases involving personal injury and wrongful death. Our trucking team has experience litigating numerous types of commercial vehicle cases including, 18-wheelers, tractor-trailers, dump trucks, buses, and delivery vans. We used to defend trucking companies, but now we use our experience to fight for fair compensation on behalf of truck accident victims.

Preserving Evidence after a Trucking Accident

When you hire JHC’s Overland Park trucking lawyers, our team will act quickly to investigate the incident and preserve all relevant evidence. Steps we will take include, but are not limited to:

We will also investigate whether the trucking company may have violated the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (“FMCSR”)—a set of regulations mandates how trucking companies must train and qualify their drivers, inspect and maintain equipment, and monitor drivers’ behavior while on the road. Due to the complexity of the regulations, you need a highly experienced trucking lawyer to investigate the incident. Violations of the FMCSR may indicate that the other driver or the company was negligent. The Overland Park personal injury lawyers at JHC know what evidence will be critical to strengthening your legal claim.

Common Types of Truck Accidents That Our Overland Park Trucking Accident Attorneys Are Knowledgeable of

The Overland Park personal injury lawyers at JHC have experience handling trucking cases involving many types of commercial vehicles, including semi-trucks, dump trucks, tankers, buses, fire engines, trash trucks, 18-wheelers, and delivery vehicles. These vehicles can be involved in many different types of collisions, including:

Trucking Accident Liability

Semi-truck accident cases are usually more complex than typical car accident cases because there are many different parties that may be liable. Whether a party was liable depends on how the crash occurred. Some examples of parties that may be liable for a trucking collision include:

JHC’s Overland Park trucking attorneys will investigate the crash and identify all at-fault parties.

What Injuries Occur in Overland Park Semi-Truck Wrecks?

A number of injuries may result from a trucking accident. Due to the size of semi-trucks, the injuries can often be severe and life-threatening. Some common injuries sustained by individuals involved in Overland Park truck wrecks include:


What are the common causes of truck accidents?

Despite the fact that truck drivers are required to complete specialized training to obtain a commercial driver’s license, driver error is the leading cause of trucking accidents. Truck drivers are held to a higher standard than operators of passenger vehicles, but truck drivers do not always abide by those standards. Examples of common causes of truck accidents include:

Do I need a truck accident attorney for my collision case?

No law requires that you hire a trucking attorney to handle your claim, but it is smart to do so. The truck driver, trucking company, and their insurance carrier(s) will all likely employ an experienced attorney to look out for their interests. It is important to have someone doing the same for you. Joseph, Hollander & Craft’s personal injury lawyers will aggressively fight the at-fault party and its insurance company. It is also important to know your rights and options before discussing the crash with the trucking company or its insurance company. Additionally, your lawyer will have knowledge regarding requirements for filing, time limits on filings, and access to expert witnesses who can testify on your behalf. Contact us today for assistance with your trucking injury case.

Call or contact Our Overland Park Trucking Accident Attorneys to Help with Your Needs

The trucking companies and truck drivers that cause accidents should be held accountable for their actions. JHC’s semi-truck accident attorneys have the knowledge and expertise to maximize your recovery. Contact us today for a free consultation.

Our Locations

Kansas City | 816-673-3900

926 Cherry St
Kansas City, MO 64106

Lawrence | 785-856-0143

5200 Bob Billings Pkwy, #201
Lawrence, KS 66049

Overland Park | 913-948-9490

10104 W 105th St
Overland Park, KS 66212

Topeka | 785-234-3272

1508 SW Topeka Blvd
Topeka, KS 66612

Wichita | 316-262-9393

500 N Market St
Wichita, KS 67214

Contact Our Overland Park Office

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