Trucking Accidents

Trucking accident claims can result in devastating injuries, complex litigation and significant settlements and verdicts against large trucking companies and insurance carriers. If you have suffered a serious personal injury or you have lost a loved one to wrongful death in a truck accident we have the resources, skill and dedication to effectively handle your case.

At Shaffer & Engle Law Offices, LLC we are well-versed in Pennsylvania and federal motor vehicle codes as they relate to trucking violations. Where a driver violates weight limits, has an improperly balanced load, is speeding or has not performed routine maintenance, you may be entitled to significant compensation after an accident

It's often David vs. Goliath when going against an insurance company. We are here to even the playing field. Contact us for a free case evaluation.

Investigating Truck Accidents

Investigating a truck accident as soon as possible is critical to preserve your rights and opportunities for compensation. Evidence obtained through driver's logs or held by trucking companies could be destroyed if not immediately obtained after an accident. Our attorneys will also obtain medical records, police reports, and witness statements relevant to your case or claim.

Experienced With Complex Truck Accident Litigation

Trucking accidents can often become more complex than other motor vehicle accident cases. They may involve large trucking companies, insurance carriers and multiple defendants. We make sure that the playing field is even when aggressively advocating for your rights to maximize compensation in your case.

Our trucking accident attorneys are experienced in cases involving:

  • DUI accidents and drunk-driving
  • Unsecured loads
  • Weight restriction violations
  • Driver negligence
  • Driver fatigue
  • Speeding
  • Trucking Accidents

Our lawyers are highly skilled in both settlement negotiations as well as litigation. At the outset of your case, we begin an immediate and intensive investigation, collecting all necessary evidence including black box recording data, trucking company records, driver's logs, witness statements, and consult with experts who can help with reconstructing the events of the accident.

Contact Shaffer & Engle Law Offices, LLC

It is important to contact an attorney as soon as possible to ensure that all necessary evidence is collected and preserved for your case.