Trucking/Bus Accidents

Trucking accidents are among the most serious highway accident. Handling trucking accidents cases can be complex. This is due to the state and federal laws governing the trucking industry, together with the various trucking companies and insurance companies which may be involved. Javerbaum Wurgaft attorneys are experienced in these trucking matters, which often involve catastrophic injuries. The firm handles cases involving accidents on all major highways, such as the New Jersey Turnpike, the Pennsylvania Turnpike, I-287, I-78, I-95, among other roads throughout the states of New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Maryland and Delaware.

For representation from our team led by Larry Simon, and for more information on trucking accident-related claims, please visit our site discussing those cases here.

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DEFENDANTVERDICT/SETTLEMENT
NASCIMENTOJack Wurgaft obtained a $2,600,000 jury verdict on behalf of the family of a man killed in a head-on collision with a truck, proving that the trucker had exceeded the Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC) limits for hours of driving.
GREYHOUND LINESIn a lawsuit against the operator of a bus, Bob Hicks obtained a $1,500,000 settlement on behalf of the Estate of a single mother of two children. The proceeds of the settlement were used to establish an annuity trust that will pay tens of milliions of dollars over the lives of the two children ensuring payment of educational expenses, housing and other needs.
MICHAEL’S INDUSTRIALEric Kahn obtained a $1,000,000 settlement against the operator of a dump truck who caused injury to the driver and passenger of an automobile after illegally changing lanes.
LOGAN BUS COMPANYLawrence Simon obtained a $650,000 settlement against the operator of a school bus that struck the rear of an automobile driver’s car, causing a cervical herniation.