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California Trucking Accidents

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California Truck Accident Attorneys

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Per the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), California averages hundreds of truck accidents per year. This number represents an even larger number of individuals and families who are significantly affected. The trauma and devastation caused by a major commercial vehicle accident can hinder your ability to accurately handle the situation, making it more important to seek legal help.

It is vital to contact a California truck accident lawyer to see what compensation is available for you and your family.

Common Causes of California Truck Accidents

Truck accidents may or may not be the fault of the truck driver. In fact, truck drivers may be seriously injured or killed in accidents that were not their fault. No matter the cause, we can help you file your claim and handle the accident accurately. We want you to receive the compensation you deserve for your suffering, and we are committed to doing what is best for you. The time following a major collision can be full of stress and uncertainty. Let us help you to determine what your case is worth and in what ways we can seek compensation for you.

California Truck Accident Statistics

According to data provided by the NHTSA (2014):

  • There were 300 fatalities from truck crashes.
  • Los Angeles County had the most fatal truck accidents.

California State Information


  • Population: 39,144,818
  • Capital: Sacramento
  • Most Populous City: Los Angeles

Top 5 Counties

  • Los Angeles
  • San Diego
  • Santa Clara
  • San Francisco
  • Fresno

Top 10 Cities

  • Los Angeles
  • San Diego
  • San Jose
  • San Francisco
  • Long Beach
  • Fresno
  • Sacramento
  • Oakland
  • Santa Ana
  • Anaheim

About California Highways

California has a network of interconnected freeways referred to by locals as the definite article, "the [freeway number]." In addition, Southern California also has fewer lane-miles per capita than most other large metropolitan areas in the United States, in spite of its 22 million residents.

Seek Help from an Experienced Truck Accident Lawyer: (888) 493-1629

Choosing the right attorney is paramount to recovering from your accident with the best help possible. At Arnold & Itkin LLP, we have a reputation that speaks for itself. With years of experience in the legal field and billions of dollars recovered on behalf of our clients in 5 years, you can trust that we will go the distance on your behalf. We deeply care about our clients and believe in helping them through the tough times surrounding a truck accident.

Call (888) 493-1629 for your free consultation with a California truck accident lawyer!

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  • $8 Billion Top 3 Largest Jury Verdict in U.S. History Arnold & Itkin LLP tried a Risperdal case against Johnson & Johnson for failing to warn about one of the drug’s most damaging side effects: gynecomastia. Our skill, hard work, and dedication resulted in the third-largest jury verdict ever obtained ...
  • $357 Million Largest Workplace Accident Settlement in Texas history Arnold & Itkin LLP secured a massive nine-figure settlement against a transnational corporation for a workplace incident. The settlement set a Texas record for being the largest personal injury settlement in the state’s history.
  • $222 Million Record-Breaking Verdict for Widow Our firm won $222 million for a woman who lost her husband in an industrial accident caused by a faulty valve. We took the case to trial because the at-fault company refused to take responsibility. The jury saw through the corporate lies and double ...
  • $205 Million Confidential Settlement Obtained for Numerous Clients Arnold & Itkin reached a record $205,000,000 settlement on behalf of clients after several years of hard-fought litigation. The case settled just before trial was set to begin.
  • $139 Million Massive Settlement Achieved for Victims of an Oilfield Incident Arnold & Itkin LLP negotiated a huge $139,000,000 settlement for injured families affected by an oilfield incident in the eastern United States, settling one week before trial.
  • $117 Million Largest Single-Event Personal Injury Verdict in Louisiana History Arnold & Itkin represented a pregnant woman who experienced stomach pain and called Acadian Ambulance. The driver of the ambulance drove the ambulance into the back of a sugar cane truck causing the plaintiff's spine to be severed at T4 and for her ...
  • $116 Million Confidential Settlement Arnold & Itkin LLP negotiated a massive nine figure settlement on behalf of their clients after several years of hard fought litigation.
  • $114 Million Settlement Won for Victims of Pipeline Explosion Offshore injury lawyers at Arnold & Itkin fought for two workers who were injured in a pipeline explosion at sea, one of whom passed away. Our relentless investigation and advocacy resulted in a nine-figure settlement that will provide for our ...
  • $110 Million Record Settlement Achieved for Victims of Defective Products Arnold & Itkin obtained a record settlement for individuals harmed by defective, dangerous products. The result exemplifies our commitment to clients and justice for those seriously injured by the conduct of others.
  • $105 Million Record Settlement for Dangerous Product Victims Arnold & Itkin’s legal team helped represent those harmed by dangerous products. We were successful in recovering a $105 million settlement.
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