Experienced Injury Attorneys with a Legacy of Results
Trucking Accidents

Washington, D.C. Truck Accident Lawyers

Giving a Voice to the Injured Victims of Negligence

The injuries sustained in trucking accidents can be catastrophic if not life-threatening. If you or someone you love has been the victim of a truck accident, you deserve the aggressive support of an accomplished personal injury attorney. Someone else’s negligence does not have to be your burden. Fight for justice with Ashcraft & Gerel by your side. Our Washington, D.C. truck accident attorneys can help you file a claim in pursuit of financial compensation.

Contact us online or call (202) 759-7648 to request a free initial consultation.

The Intricacies of Truck Accident Cases

Truck accident claims can be even more difficult to navigate than standard car accident claims because of the trucking industry’s complex regulations and the various insurance companies that may be involved. Regulatory and insurance issues can be incredibly challenging to surmount on your own, so it is in your best interest to retain a Washington, D.C. truck accident attorney who is well-versed in these topics.

At Ashcraft & Gerel, we have handled numerous truck accident claims. Our firm has recovered over $1 billion on our clients’ behalf.

We have represented clients injured in trucking accidents caused by:

  • Speeding
  • Aggressive driving
  • Fatigued drivers
  • Trucks carrying loads over the legal weight limit
  • Unsafely loaded cargo
  • Defective vehicle parts or improperly maintained trucks
  • Unsafe lane changes
  • Inexperienced or untrained drivers

Depending on the cause of the accident, we may pursue legal action against one or more parties involved, such as the truck driver, the trucking company, the truck’s primary mechanic, or a government entity.

Put Our Trucking Litigation Experience on Your Side

Since 1953, Ashcraft & Gerel has been dedicated to representing the injured victims of negligence. With numerous truck accident cases under their belts, our Washington, D.C. truck accident attorneys are equipped and prepared to address your unique claim and help you obtain the full compensation to which you are entitled. We understand the trucking regulations that play a role in your claim and the various tactics that insurance companies might employ to avoid paying you what you deserve. Let us stand up for you and represent your best interests.

Call (202) 759-7648 now to get started.

Client Testimonials

Our Clients Come First. Always.
  • “We ended up with a settlement of way more than the nothing I would have gotten by giving up.”

    - Former Client
  • “Robert Samet and his team have been able to get me the medical treatment and rehabilitation that I needed, as well as a generous settlement for my injury.”

    - Chris K.
  • “After meeting with Alan Mensh I understood that it was not an open and shut case. Alan was confident that we had a strong case.”

    - Jerry C.

OVER $1 BILLION RECOVERED FOR OUR CLIENTS

And Counting
  • Pharmaceutical Negligence $46 Million
  • Brain Injury Due to Defective Medical Device $16 Million
  • Injuries Caused by Mining Disaster $11 Million
  • Injuries to Foster Child From Abuse - Gov’t Agency $10 Million
  • Injuries Due to Negligent Operation of Train $6.1 Million
  • Child Injured at Birth - Umbilical Cord Compression $5.4 Million
  • Injured by Defective Helmet & Negligent Track Employees $3.5 Million
  • Child Injured at Birth – Deprived of Oxygen $2.9 Million
  • Injured Forklift Operator $2.5 Million
  • Burns from Flammable Bathrobe $2 Million
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Why Choose Ashcraft & Gerel, LLP?

The Right Firm Makes a Difference
  • Compassionate Representation

    Our legal team understands what you are going through and is committed to defending your rights against powerful businesses and insurance carriers.

  • Committed to the Community

    Our advocacy extends beyond the courtroom through our extensive involvement in the community and support for positive change within our industry.

  • Fearless Advocacy When You Need It

    Our experienced legal team is not afraid to go to trial in order to maximize the recovery that our clients desperately need and rightfully deserve.

  • Respected within the Legal Field

    Our esteemed attorneys are highly regarded within the legal community and even command respect from adjustors and defense counsel.

  • At the Forefront of Major Litigation

    Our legal team has spearheaded litigation on behalf of injured clients in many high-profile cases, including major disasters, explosions and sexual abuse cases.

  • A Long Legacy of Successful Results

    Since its founding in 1953, Ashcraft & Gerel has obtained more than a billion dollars in successful verdicts and settlements for injured clients.