Belleville Trucking Accident Lawyer

Trusted Representation for Truck Accident Victims

Highway trucking accidents are the cause of thousands of serious injuries and wrongful deaths every year. When you or someone you love has been injured, it is important to consult with an experienced attorney who can investigate your case, determine the cause the accident, and strategically pursue your rightful recovery. At Cook, Bartholomew, Shevlin & Cook, LLP in Belleville, Illinois, our attorneys have extensive experience handling these complex claims involving federal regulations and large trucking companies.

Leading in Truck Accident Investigations

Truck accidents are often the result of negligent maintenance, improper loading, driver fatigue and other preventable factors. After an accident, it is critical to have an independent investigation performed on your behalf. Our lawyers work with top experts and professionals who can assist in determining the cause of the accident and identifying all responsible parties. We will collect black box records, review trucking company documents, consult with witnesses and preserve all relevant evidence for your case.

Our Belleville trucking accident attorneys are experienced with cases involving:

  • Paralysis
  • Permanent injury
  • Neck and back injury
  • Wrongful death
  • Truck driver fatigue
  • Negligence in loading and maintenance
  • Design defects
  • Underride accidents

Serious Injury and Long-Term Care

Many trucking accidents will result in very serious and permanent injuries, including paralysis and other debilitations. In addition to helping you recover for medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering, our firm will also work to ensure that you have the full care facilities and financial support for long-term care, when necessary. We understand the significant burdens placed on victims and their families, and will work to ensure your security and well-being after an accident.

Free consultations · Weekend and evening appointments available · Call 618-310-3050 to speak directly with our Belleville semi-truck crash injury attorneys or contact us by e-mail at your convenience · Home and hospital visits upon request