Rising Medical Professional Settles Suit for $1.8 MillionNovember 5, 2020

A woman received a $1.8 million settlement for injuries sustained in an automobile and trucking accident. On January 20, 2015, a tractor-trailer improperly changed lanes on Interstate 287 South in Somerville, New Jersey and collided with the car of the plaintiff (Ms. J). The defendant was driving a Freightliner tractor with trailer when he cut …

Truck Accident LawsuitNovember 3, 2018

Truck Accident Lawsuit: Since 1995, Gill & Chamas has assisted clients suffering a wide range of effects after a trucking accident, from financial and physical consequences to the loss of a loved one. With past settlements ranging up to $9 million, we are proud of our track record, because we know it makes all the …

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 …