NJ Truck Accident AttorneysAugust 8, 2018

NJ Truck Accident Attorneys: In the high traffic and congested areas of New Jersey driving alongside trucks are a part of our everyday travel. We drive next to them on the Turnpike, Route 1 and 9, Route 18 and many other roads. Unfortunately in our travels accidents with trucks do occur. According to the New …

Truck Accident Attorneys – Trucking InjuriesJuly 9, 2018

Truck Accident Attorneys: All automobile accidents can be scary and cause injuries or in the worst cases death. These accidents become even more dangerous when an accident with a truck occurs. It is estimated that trucking accidents account for nearly one in eight collision fatalities in the U.S. In fact, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety cited …

$4.75M settlement for a garbage truck accidentFebruary 28, 2018

A $4.75 million settlement was approved after a city employee driving a garbage truck struck a woman’s SUV in October 2016. The payout was approved at the Dec. 11 City Council meeting without comment from aldermen, and as part of a package of 26 other city business items that included provisions for a beach office …

Jury Awards over $52M To Injured Brothers involved in Truck Accident

A California state court jury slapped a trucking company with a $52.84 million verdict on Wednesday in a lawsuit filed by two brothers who suffered traumatic brain injuries when a big rig truck crossed a road’s centerline and hit their car head-on. Plaintiffs Matthew and Michael Lennig sued CRST, Inc. following the collision in 2014 …

$750K Settlement in Garbage Truck AccidentFebruary 26, 2018

A trial involving a garbage truck driver whose hand and shoulder were injured when his vehicle was struck by a tractor-trailer was cut short last week when it settled for $750,000 just after opening arguments. Plaintiffs’ attorney Jeb Butler said a key motivation to the settlement was the trial judge’s decision to allow in video …

Man injured in semi-truck accident wins $18.5M verdictJanuary 26, 2018

Semi-truck accident: A 46-year old man severely injured in a crash with a semi-truck on I-74 in Hendricks County in 2013 was awarded $18.5 million by a jury last week. Timothy Robbins, of Franklin, sustained significant brain injuries as a result of the collision with a Werner Enterprises Inc. semi-truck driven by Terri Hampton. He …

$2 Million for Brain Injuries in Truck AccidentMay 1, 2016

A truck driver was awarded $2 Million in a binding arbitration for brain injuries suffered in a head-on collision with an SUV. The accident occurred on November of 1999, when a Chevrolet Suburban crossed a yellow line in Brick and smashed into the plaintiff’s car says his truck accident lawyer Peter Chamas of Gill and …

Peter Chamas Named in Top New Jersey Settlements of 2015December 30, 2015

Peter Chamas was named in the Top New Jersey Settlements of 2015 for his $1,000,000 settlement of a motor vehicle accident. It was the top settlement in one of the motor vehicle categories as reported by the New Jersey Law Journal. A woman who was involved in a motorcycle accident settled her Middlesex County suit …

Driver Dies in NJ Turnpike Truck AccidentMay 13, 2015

Earlier this week a truck crashed on an exit ramp of the New Jersey Turnpike in Woodbridge, New Jersey. The driver of the tanker truck died from massive burns after the truck caught fire. According to text and video reports from WABC 7 New York, the truck accident happened at about 1:45 pm May 5 …

Details Emerge on Fatal NJ Turnpike Crash in CranburyFebruary 18, 2015

New Jersey State Police said the chain of events that killed Darryll C. Williams, 52, of Bordentown, began when two tractor trailers  slowed down to avoid unfolding smash-ups in car and truck lanes and swung out of control on the icy road surface. Turnpike spokesman Thomas Feeney tells NJ.com that Turnpike employees, not contractors, were …