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Truck Accidents in Pennsylvania

Our Firm Fights for Answers After Trucking Accidents. Over $10 Billion Won.

Pennsylvania Truck Accident Attorneys

Powerful, Proven Counsel for Survivors & Families Across the U.S.

According to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation Bureau of Maintenance and Operations, there were 2,863 injury crashes in Pennsylvania for the year of 2014. Arnold & Itkin understands that even one truck accident can lead to devastating injuries and damages. Commercial vehicles are much larger than passenger vehicles, often resulting in extensive injuries for those in the smaller car. That means that injury victims will need skilled legal help to ensure they are compensated fairly by truckers and their companies.

If you or a loved one has been involved in truck accident, make sure you get the support and counsel you need. Contact Arnold & Itkin to discuss your case!

Pennsylvania Truck Accident Statistics

According to data provided by the NHTSA (2014):

  • There were 162 fatalities from truck accidents.
  • Allegheny County had the most fatal truck crashes.

Pennsylvania State Information

Overview

  • Population: 12,802,503
  • Capital: Harrisburg
  • Most Populous City: Philadelphia

Top 5 Counties

  • Philadelphia County
  • Allegheny County
  • Montgomery County
  • Bucks County
  • Delaware County

Top 10 Cities

  • Philadelphia
  • Pittsburgh
  • Allentown
  • Erie
  • Reading
  • Scranton
  • Bethlehem
  • Lancaster
  • Altoona
  • Harrisburg

About Pennsylvania Highways

Pennsylvania has 120,000+ miles of highway. Major routes include I-80, which runs from Ohio to New Jersey, I-90, I-276, and I-476. The Pennsylvania Turnpike is a toll highway system that includes I-70, I-76, I-276, and I-95.

Injured in an Accident with an 18-Wheeler?

Following a commercial truck accident, retaining a proven truck accident attorney can be invaluable. A seasoned advocate will be well-versed in the laws surrounding your claim and will know how to thoroughly investigate your accident.

They can address Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations for truck drivers, including rules on hours-of-service. This covers how many hours a truck driver can be on the road every week and includes rules on breaks and daily hour restrictions.

Our lawyers can also ensure the following regulations were followed:

  • Alcohol and drug standards
  • Weight limits
  • Maintenance and repair inspections

Why You Should Hire Our Skilled Legal Team

From Philadelphia to Pittsburgh, we represent clients all over the state. We understand the laws and regulations applying to truck drivers and companies in Pennsylvania, and can help you with your case.

On top of that, our trucking accident law firm has:

  • Years collective experience
  • Recovered billions of dollars for our clients
  • Award-winning truck accident attorneys
  • Committed legal advocates

We never charge legal fees unless and until we win your truck accident case. We are proud to make a difference each and every day in the lives of accident victims.

Tell us about your case in a free evaluation today.

Case Results

Check Out Our Victories

  • $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.
  • $171 Million One of the Largest Confidential Settlements in History Arnold & Itkin worked over the course of several years to represent clients in a case that many other law firms turned down. In the end, we were able to obtain a record-setting confidential settlement of $171 million.
  • $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.
  • $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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