Truck Accident Lawyers in Ontario

Providing Premier Legal Representation to Truck Accident Victims

Truck accidents are complex cases that require specialized knowledge and experience to navigate effectively. Unlike typical car accidents, truck accidents involve multiple parties, including trucking companies, drivers, maintenance providers, and more. Ontario and the entire country depend upon the trucks that transport goods to and from our cities to make our region a commerce hub for the entire southwest region of the country. But when a truck driver operates carelessly or is working with defective or negligently maintained equipment, serious injuries and fatalities can ensue. Because of our congested roads and the tendency of many in the trucking industry to place profits over safety, truck accidents and fatalities are an all-too-common event in Ontario and throughout the surrounding areas.

At McCune Law Group, we understand the devastation that can result from truck accidents. These incidents often lead to severe injuries, property damage, and emotional trauma for victims and their families. With offices throughout the Inland Empire including Ontario, Palm Desert, and our newest office in Beaumont, California, as well as national offices in Arizona, Illinois and New Jersey available to provide extensive resources for our clients, a Personal Injury attorney from our firm can advise you of your rights and options and can pursue the monetary damages you deserve to start putting your life back together. We are not just another “Los Angeles” law firm, we are the largest personal injury firm with our headquarters in Ontario, and our attorneys are leaders in the realm of Personal Injury law. We have achieved this reputation by consistently winning large verdicts and settlements for our clients. In fact, we have recovered over $1 billion across our practice areas for the injured and wronged.

Award-Winning Legal Professionals

Ontario Truck Accident Lawyers | McCune Law Group

Ontario Truck Accident Lawyers | McCune Law Group

Ontario Truck Accident Lawyers | McCune Law Group

Ontario Truck Accident Lawyers | McCune Law Group

Led by 2024 Attorney of the Year Partner Cory Weck – a Marine Corps officer with over 20 years of service to his country and decades of experience litigating personal injury cases. Mr. Weck has been a leading trial attorney for clients in both the Inland Empire and the Marine Corps. He has represented hundreds of clients in all matters arising out of personal injury litigation. Mr. Weck has been peer selected as one of the top 5% of attorneys, selected to the California Super Lawyers list every year since 2012. Mr. Weck was instrumental in recovering a $16.5 million verdict for a Pomona family struck by a drunk driver, a $5.5 million verdict for injuries in a van rollover accident, and a $4.25 settlement for a Airforce Staff Seargent who was struck when riding his motorcycle. 

Our Personal Injury team is committed to seeing that justice is served and victims in Ontario, Southern California and beyond are properly compensated in all personal injury and wrongful death matters. We are home to numerous attorneys who have been educated at some of the most prestigious schools in the country and have been recognized by highly respected organizations like the American Bar Association, Super Lawyers, and Best Lawyers. 

What Can I Recover in a Truck Accident Claim?

If you or a loved one have been injured in a truck accident due to someone else’s negligence, you may be entitled to compensation for:

  • Medical Expenses: This includes hospital bills, surgeries, medications, rehabilitation, and any other medical costs related to your injuries.  
  • Lost Wages: If your injuries prevent you from working, you may be able to recover compensation for lost income and future earning capacity.  
  • Pain and Suffering: Compensation may be available for the physical pain and emotional distress caused by the accident and your injuries.  
  • Property Damage: If your vehicle or other personal property was damaged in the accident, you may be entitled to compensation for repairs or replacement.

To pursue a truck accident claim, it’s essential to gather evidence to support your case. This may include:

  • Accident reports  
  • Witness statements  
  • Photographs of the accident scene  
  • Medical records  
  • Proof of lost income 

If you’ve been injured in a truck accident, do not wait to seek legal help. Contact our team of experts today to schedule a free evaluation. We will review your case, explain your rights, and help you understand your options for pursuing compensation. Let us fight for justice on your behalf while you focus on your recovery. 

If you or a loved one has been injured in a truck accident in Ontario, contact our team today by calling (909) 345-8110 or by completing our form to schedule a free and confidential evaluation.

Frequently Asked Questions

How common are truck accidents in Ontario?

Truck accidents are unfortunately not uncommon in Ontario. With its extensive network of highways and bustling commercial activity, Ontario sees a significant amount of truck traffic, increasing the risk of accidents. These accidents can involve various factors, including driver error, mechanical failure, and adverse weather conditions, highlighting the importance of vigilance and caution on the road.

Determining liability in a truck accident case can be complex, as multiple parties may share responsibility. Depending on the circumstances of the accident, potential liable parties may include the truck driver, the trucking company, third-party maintenance providers, manufacturers of defective parts, and even government entities responsible for road maintenance. Establishing liability requires a thorough investigation into the cause of the accident, including factors such as driver negligence, vehicle maintenance records, and compliance with safety regulations.

Proving negligence in a truck accident case requires demonstrating that the at-fault party breached their duty of care, resulting in the accident and your injuries. This may involve gathering evidence such as accident reports, witness testimony, surveillance footage, and electronic data from the truck’s onboard systems. Additionally, conducting a thorough investigation into the truck driver’s background, including their driving history, compliance with hours-of-service regulations, and any history of safety violations, can help establish negligence. Working with an experienced truck accident lawyer who understands the nuances of California laws and regulations is essential for building a strong case.

The timeline for resolving a truck accident case in Ontario can vary depending on factors such as the complexity of the case, the severity of injuries, and the willingness of the parties to negotiate. Some cases may be settled through negotiations with insurance companies relatively quickly, while others may require litigation, extending the process. It’s crucial to prioritize a thorough investigation and accuracy in building your case. Rushing to a resolution could lead to a less favorable outcome. Working with an experienced truck accident attorney from MLG can help expedite the process and ensure your case is handled efficiently and effectively.

Get Started on Your Path to Recovery

Finding the right Truck Accident Attorney is crucial to ensuring you receive the appropriate legal representation and compensation for your case. Contacting a highly experienced team member from MLG ensures that your interests will be represented. Here are five steps to help you initiate contact:

  1. Research and Gather Information – Before reaching out, gather all relevant information about your case. This includes details about the incident and information about any other parties involved. Take note of the date, time, and location of the incident.      
  2. Call or Complete the Form for Initial Evaluation – Use the provided phone number or online form to contact our team. You may find it helpful to prepare a summary of your case before making the call or completing the form. This will ensure you provide essential details of the case efficiently.
  3. Schedule a Free Evaluation – Request a free evaluation to discuss your case in detail. We offer free initial evaluations to assess the viability of your case. During this meeting, you can share the specifics of your situation, ask questions, and get a better understanding of how our attorneys can assist you in a lawsuit.
  4. Prepare for the Evaluation – Before the scheduled evaluation, organize all relevant documents and be prepared to articulate the details of your case clearly. This will help our team assess the merits of your case more effectively. During the evaluation, feel free to ask any questions you may have about the legal process, potential outcomes, and our approach to truck accident lawsuits.

Experienced Truck Accident Attorneys in Ontario

When serious injury or death results from a truck accident, McCune Law Group is here to help you and your family determine your legal options and, should you retain our services, work with you to win your maximum financial recovery owed under California law for your losses. Contact our team today to schedule a free evaluation with one of our experienced and highly trained team members. We’ll review your case, explain your legal options, and help you take the first steps toward obtaining the compensation you deserve.

Contact us today by calling (909) 345-8110 or by completing the form for a free consultation. Let us help you begin your journey towards healing and recovery. 

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