Truck Accidents

2,077

In 2012, the number of motor vehicle fatalities was 2,077; up 2.7% from 2011 (2,023).

HAVE YOU BEEN HURT IN A TRUCK ACCIDENT?

Benjamin Law can help in a Truck Accident by helping you prepare beforehand. We utilize numerous resources to make sure if you do go to trial you are fully prepared.

  • Immediate inspection of the vehicles involved to gather evidence
  • Investigate the accident report to determine possible driver or driver company negligence
  • Use professionals to reconstruct the accident to gather evidence
  • Call immediately as evidence is not preserved for long and you may lose a key piece of evidence  supporting your case.

YOUR RIGHTS IN A TRUCK RELATED ACCIDENT

You may be eligible for immediate help.

In Ontario due to our no-fault insurance laws you may be eligible for immediate help. We can assist you and your family members in filling out the necessary application forms to get you immediate help. Call Benjamin Law now if you need immediate help (1-855-899-4878)

  • Income Replacement Benefits – if you are unable to work
  • Non-Earner Benefits
  • Medical and Rehabilitation Benefits including chiropractic, psychological, physiotherapy services; medication; rehabilitative equipment; vocational training, home accessibility modifications and vehicle modifications
  • Attendant Care Benefits – for a home attendant and nursing care
  • Housekeeping and Home Maintenance Benefits – if you are catastrophically impaired
  • Caregiver Benefits – if you are catastrophically impaired
  • Other expenses – visitor expenses; funeral expenses; damaged items in the accident; and lost educational expenses.

What Compensation am I entitle too?

If you suffered injuries in a Truck Accident, You may be entitled to compensation for:

  • Pain and suffering damages (for loss of your enjoyment of life)
  • Loss of future earnings (financial loss due to the inability to work, reduced earning capacity and loss of future opportunity)
  • Future care costs (medical care, rehabilitation and other future costs including nursing or attendant care beyond what is available from accident benefits)
  • Housekeeping and Homemaking Services
  • Compensation for family members affected by your injuries (for cost of services you provided and the loss of care, guidance and companionship they have suffered)