Washington Truck Accident Lawyers
Large trucks typically weigh more than 10,000 pounds and can be up to 53 feet long for a single trailer. Trucks pulling two trailers, known as twins or western doubles, are permitted to be up to 56 feet long.
When a truck of this size gets out-of-control on the highway, serious accidents can occur. Per the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA) National Center for Statistics and Analysis Traffic Safety Facts, 79 people were killed from accidents involving a large truck in the year 2007. If you or someone you love has been injured in a serious truck accident, the help of a professional Washington truck accident lawyer can be instrumental to filing a claim and receiving compensation.
Involved in a Commercial Truck Accident in Washington?
According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, commercial trucks are involved in more fatal crashes than passenger vehicles per unit of travel.
We are dedicated to helping the many victims of a serious truck accident. If you have been involved in a truck accident, you may be unsure of what steps to take to file a claim. Our lawyers have years of experience filing claims and fighting trucking companies on the behalf of our clients. We know the laws and regulations involved and are committed to helping victims receive the full compensation they deserve.
Experienced Truck Accident Lawyers on Your Side
We can help you recover from your truck accident. With caring advice and the answers to your questions, our team at Arnold & Itkin LLP is here for you and your family. Our expertise enables you to focus on recovering without worrying about the technicalities of your claim. Call us to schedule your complimentary consultation.
Washington Truck Accident StatisticsData Provided by the NHTSA (2014)
- 36 Fatalities from Truck Crashes
- Spokane County with Most Fatal Truck Crashes
Washington State Information
- Population: 7,170,351
- Capital: Olympia
- Most Populous City: Seattle
Top 5 Counties
- King County
- Pierce County
- Snohomish County
- Spokane County
- Clark County
Top 10 Cities
- Federal Way
About Washington Highways
The highways in Washington State are even-numbered for east-west highways and odd-numbered for highways running north-south. The major Washington interstates are I-5, I-82, and I-90.
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Get to Know Our Team
At Arnold & Itkin, we are proud to have a legal team that has proven themselves both in and out of court. We have won billions of dollars for our clients and have earned numerous accolades that range from membership into the prestigious Inner Circle of Advocates to selection for inclusion in the Super Lawyers® list. As experienced and dedicated lawyers, we always hope to utilize our legal knowledge in the hopes of helping our clients to recover the compensation that they deserve. We fight for the rights of truck accident victims from coast to coast.