New York Truck Accident Attorneys
Semi-Truck, 18-Wheeler & Tanker Truck Collisions
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's National Center for Statistics and Analysis Traffic Safety Facts records an average of 90+ fatalities per year from truck accidents in New York. If you or someone you love has been injured in an accident with a semi-truck, is it important to get legal advice on how to proceed.
Filing a Truck Accident Claim in NY
Originally put in place to avoid lost evidence and indefinite lawsuits, states have put limitations on how long victims have to file their accident claims. This also includes claims for injuries caused by vehicle accidents and product liabilities. In order to ensure that your claim is filed correctly and in a timely manner, it is highly recommended that you hire a New York truck accident lawyer who will be efficient and productive in acting on your behalf. Getting information on commercial truck accidents can empower you to make the right choices about your claim.
If you have been the victim of a trucking accident on New York roads or highways, you have the right to be compensated for your injuries. Contact us to learn how.
New York Truck Accident Statistics
According to data provided by the NHTSA (2014):
- There were 98 fatalities from truck crashes.
- Kings County had the most fatal truck accidents.
New York State Information
- Population: 19,795,791
- Capital: Albany
- Most Populous City: New York
Top 5 Counties
- Kings County
- Queens County
- New York County
- Suffolk County
- Bronx County
Top 10 Cities
- New York
- New Rochelle
- Mount Vernon
About New York Highways
New York has one of the oldest and most comprehensive transportation infrastructure systems in the United States. The northern part of the state is linked to the south by interstate highways I-87, I-81, and I-495. The eastern and western ends of New York are connected by interstate highways I-84, I-86, I-88, and I-90.
Get the Legal Help You Need After Trucking Accident
This can be a trying time in life, and we understand that you may have unanswered questions and expectations. At Arnold & Itkin LLP, we have a team of professionals standing by to answer your hard questions both honestly and quickly. Your consultation with our New York trucking accident team is free and confidential.
Taking action is the best thing you can do to protect your right to compensation, so call (888) 493-1629 today!