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Trusted Ontario Truck Accident Lawyers Turning Injured Victims Into Victors

Ontario is a major hub for industry and transportation in Southern California and the West Coast. With more commercial trucks and heavy machinery than many other cities, accidents involving these vehicles are unfortunately common. At Arash Law, our team of Ontario truck accident lawyers is ready to help if you or a loved one is injured after a truck accident. We’ll look into your case and work to get you compensation for medical bills, lost wages, and more. Contact us at (888) 488-1391 for a free consultation to discuss your options.

We recognize the importance of initiating an early investigation to gather essential evidence for substantiating your case and securing the optimal financial recovery for your injuries. Whether it’s the negligence of a truck driver, trucking company, or maintenance and manufacturing resource that leads to a truck accident, our Ontario truck accident attorneys are dedicated to holding the responsible party accountable for the resulting damages.

At Arash Law, we extend our expertise to provide representation to families dealing with the loss of loved ones in truck accidents and who are pursuing wrongful death claims against insurance companies or large corporations. Our legal team adopts an aggressive approach to obtain the best possible settlement, offering clients compassion, understanding, and clear advice.

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Cuevas v. Salinas Farm Labor Contractor (settled on 2/22/2022) – Settlement involving a woman working as a fruit packer when her hair was caught in a running conveyor belt resulting in severe trauma to her head and scalp, traumatic brain injury, and skull fracture. In addition to this, Arash Law obtained a $14 million settlement on behalf of the client against a 3rd party.

What Are the Benefits of Hiring Arash Law's Ontario Truck Accident Lawyers?

At Arash Law, we aim to maximize your compensation and prevent other people from experiencing similar accidents, such as car, bike, and motorcycle accidents, in the future.

There are several benefits to working with our Ontario truck accident lawyers, including:

  • Providing compassionate legal counsel that extends beyond the practice of law
    It is important to seek an attorney to help you navigate the claims process after a crash. For over decades, our Ontario truck accident lawyers have handled legal claims from start to finish. We aim to deliver the results you deserve from the beginning to the end of your case, letting you focus more on your health.
  • Improving the chances of winning your claim
    A study conducted by the Insurance Research Council discovered that people who retain an attorney to represent their interests receive a settlement three times greater than those who proceed without one. If you’re ever in a situation where you need to negotiate a settlement, it’s worth considering hiring one of our lawyers to help you get the best possible outcome.
  • Handling all the day-to-day legal work
    You can rely on our attorneys to handle all the paperwork and ensure that it is submitted correctly and before the statute of limitations expires if you decide to bring a lawsuit. Additionally, we can handle the investigation, discovery, settlement negotiations, and representation of your claim.
  • Providing facts and evidence that support your claim
    While investigating your case, our lawyers will ensure no stone is left unturned. In this way, we can build a strong, viable claim that is also trial-ready. In most cases, this will encourage the at-fault party to settle. If they try to shortchange you, we will seek total compensation.
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My husband had an accident 2 years ago, a 85 years old man hit him, the Arash law group works very well on my husband case that took 9 month and he won the case and my husband was happy with the results. A year later I got into an accident as well and I’m still waiting in my case is almost resolving and it’s 9 months already. This people knows the law and they do their job right to help you out in getting the most for you to fight on your behalf. I strongly recommend the Arash Law firm they do things right in a efficient and professional manner.
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From start to finish, Arash Law firm is there every step of the way with close, constant, personal contact and attention. I never knew a Law firm could actually care so much for me as a person and what I was personally going through as well as the settlement I was going to recieve once my case was finally completed. Thank you to everyone at Arash Law for your ongoing support and communication. You are the ONLY firm I will ever recommend to someone who is need of a great attorny.
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Truck Accident Statistics in California

In 2019, California held second on the list of states with the highest fatal truck accident rates, as the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) reported. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) estimates that 83 percent of fatal accident victims include passengers, motorcyclists, big rig drivers, cyclists, and pedestrians.

According to the National Safety Council (NSC), nearly 6,000 deaths and 155,000 injuries resulted from large truck accidents on American roads in 2021. The NSC defines large trucks as commercial and noncommercial vehicles weighing over 10,000 pounds.

List of Common Injuries Sustained in Truck Accidents

As a result of a truck accident, you are more likely to suffer further injuries than in a car accident. Some of the most common injuries you might experience are:

  • Spinal Cord Injuries
    The force of an impact can cause serious injuries to the spinal cord when it is compacted, stretched, or impacted. Following a spinal cord injury, some victims may experience sensory loss and movement in certain areas of their bodies. In extreme cases, the victim may suffer complete paralysis.
  • Head Injuries
    In a truck accident, occupants can hit their heads against the steering wheel, windows or dashboard. It is possible to suffer mild, moderate, or severe brain injuries as a result of traumatic brain injuries. These injuries can result in pain and other symptoms that may affect a person’s quality of life for years.
  • Abdominal Trauma
    An abdominal injury can range from minor to severe injuries such as organ damage or internal bleeding. In truck accidents, abdominal injuries often require immediate medical attention for diagnosis and treatment.
  • Fractures
    In a truck accident, victims often suffer broken or fractured bones as a result of the force of the impact. Broken bones commonly occur in the legs, arms, or chest of victims.

When facing common injuries resulting from truck accidents, hiring one of Arash Law’s Ontario truck accident lawyers becomes essential. With a commitment to securing the compensation you rightfully deserve, our team’s experience becomes a valuable asset in navigating the legal process and achieving the best possible outcome for your injuries.

Truck Accident Statistics in California
What Compensation Can I Get After A Truck Accident in Ontario

What Compensation Can I Get After A Truck Accident in Ontario

You must seek legal assistance as soon as possible if you or someone you care about has been injured by a truck driver because of their carelessness or negligence. Arash Law provides experienced personal injury lawyers who investigate all aspects of your case and help you obtain compensation for the following:

  • Punitive damages
  • Property damage

For tips on driving safely around commercial trucks, check out the FMCSA’s driver safety guide. If you need an Ontario truck accident attorney, contact us at (888) 488-1391.

Who’s Liable When A Truck Is Involved In An Accident?

If someone’s carelessness causes harm to another person, they are legally responsible for the victim’s losses. This means the victim can sue the negligent person to recover damages, such as medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering.
Truck Driver

There are numerous ways in which a truck driver can cause a crash, including drunk drivingdistracted driving, speeding, and other types of reckless driving.

Trucking Company
The trucking company is liable for the negligence of any of its employees, including truck drivers, loaders, and others.
Third Parties
The owner(s) of a trailer, independent cargo loaders, mechanics, managers, or brokers may be involved. For example, a cargo loader failing to balance a truck’s cargo properly, an internal mechanic failing to maintain the truck, and a manager overloading a truck are common examples.
Truck Parts Manufacturer
Truck accidents caused by tire blowouts, brake failures, or other technical malfunctions may be considered the fault of the parts manufacturer.
Other Motorists
It is possible that a driver of a motor vehicle, a motorcyclist, or others may have acted irresponsibly or negligently.
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Personal Injury Settlement
Our client was the victim of a rear-end accident who was left injured and severely in pain. Arash Law was able to outshine other injury law firms when he searched online, and thankfully we were able to handle everything for our client from A to Z — All that he had to do was ask and focus on his recovery. Our client’s life has changed forever, and the compensation received for the pain and suffering has opened paths for new lifelong opportunities.
Personal Injury Settlement
Our client was the victim of a rear-end accident who was left injured and severely in pain. Arash Law was able to outshine other injury law firms when he searched online, and thankfully we were able to handle everything for our client from A to Z — All that he had to do was ask and focus on his recovery. Our client’s life has changed forever, and the compensation received for the pain and suffering has opened paths for new lifelong opportunities.

What Is The Cost of Hiring a Truck Accident Lawyer In Ontario?

You deserve compensation regardless of whether you were involved in a collision with a truck in your passenger car or injured by negligence on the part of your employer. We at Arash Law have extensive experience handling truck accident cases and claims. We understand the challenges of injuries and fatalities resulting from these accidents.

Our legal team works on a contingency basis, meaning we only get paid if the claim is successful. It allows you to get the best representation to ensure you’re paid for all your damages, injuries, medical expenses, time off work, pain, trauma, and trying to regain your life. This is very important because defendants like transportation and insurance companies can afford the best legal representation.

What Is The Time Limit for Filing A Lawsuit After A Truck Accident?

Truck accident victims in Ontario must be aware of California’s time limit for filing personal injury lawsuits. First, consider informing your personal insurance provider and the trucking company’s insurance within a day or two, especially if strict reporting deadlines apply. Neglecting this step could result in unnecessary delays or denials of your claim.

In the event that a personal injury lawsuit becomes necessary against the at-fault party or trucking company, there is a limited timeframe to act. The personal injury statute of limitations in California spans two years from the date of the injury occurrence. Consequently, victims have a two-year window to initiate a lawsuit against the negligent party.

What Is The Time Limit for Filing A Lawsuit After A Truck Accident?
Car Accident
Our client was driving with his wife and son on a two-lane highway when a drunk driver crossed the double yellow lines, causing a head-on collision that claimed the life of a loving wife and mother.

Important Steps To Take After An Ontario Truck Accident

After a severe truck accident, navigating the immediate aftermath can be daunting. Taking the right steps following injuries in a collision with a commercial truck is pivotal in safeguarding your chances of receiving fair compensation. Arash Law’s seasoned truck accident attorneys have crafted this guide to assist you in knowing what to do after experiencing injuries in such an accident.

  1. Get medical help – After a truck accident, seek prompt medical attention for possible hidden injuries, ensure accurate diagnoses and early treatment to prevent worsening conditions, and establish a crucial link between your injuries and the accident.
  2. Call 911 – Dial 911 for assistance, prompting the arrival of police and first responders at the accident scene. Provide the police with your account of the moments leading up to the collision, and ensure you obtain a copy of the police report. Although typically inadmissible in court, these reports hold essential information useful for the investigation of your collision.
  3. Collect evidence at the accident scene – Gathering evidence from the accident scene is vital for establishing what occurred. Collecting evidence on-site can provide important details and prevent potential falsification or alteration. Capture photos of vehicle damage, tire skid marks, license plates, and other pertinent details.
  4. Exchange information with the other involved parties – It’s mandatory to exchange insurance and contact details with the other driver after an accident. Request the truck driver’s name, insurance details, address, trucking carrier’s name, and truck number.
  5. Ask witnesses for their contact information – If there were witnesses to your truck collision, request them to remain and provide statements to the police. Gather their names and contact information for your attorney to follow up. Witness testimony serves as valuable and unbiased evidence in a truck accident claim, offering firsthand accounts of the incident.
  6. File an insurance claim – Seeking assistance from an experienced Ontario truck accident attorney is advisable when filing an insurance claim. The guidance of an attorney can significantly impact the outcome of your claim. If the insurance company doesn’t provide a fair settlement, you and your attorney can assess whether to continue negotiations, accept the offer, or pursue legal action.
  7. Talk to our Ontario truck accident lawyer – After a truck accident, speaking to a lawyer is important for victims to understand the legal process. At Arash Law, we know you’re going through a difficult time and want to make things easy for you. We offer a free consultation to discuss your case and address any questions you may have. Contact us today at (888) 488-1391.

Call Arash Law's Award-Winning Truck Accident Lawyers in Ontario Today

At Arash Law, we provide compassionate legal representation to individuals who have suffered truck accidents, car accidents, wrongful death, and other personal injuries. We will listen sympathetically to your needs, offer advice, and vigorously represent your interests.

Our knowledgeable Ontario truck accident lawyers will handle your truck accident claim with utmost care and attention. If you or a loved one has been injured in a truck accident, you have legal grounds to file a claim. To speak with our skilled Ontario truck accident attorneys, call us at (888) 488-1391 for a free consultation. 

We also extend our service to neighboring communities, including Montclair, Chino, Rancho Cucamonga, Claremont, Pomona, and Chino Hills, as well as major cities throughout California, including Los Angeles, San Diego, Fresno, San Jose, Bakersfield, San Francisco, and Sacramento.