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.
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:
- 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.
Pharmaceutical Negligence $46 Million
Injuries to Foster Child From Abuse - Gov’t Agency $10 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
Injury from Automobile Defect - Malfunction $1.9 Million
Construction Negligence $1.25 Million
Car Accident Negligence $851,000
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.