Glen Carbon, IL

Truck Accident Lawyers in Glen Carbon, IL

Contact us for a Case Review and Consultation if You've Been Injured

Glen Carbon, IL, Truck Accident Lawyer

Truck Accident Lawyer in Glen Carbon, IL. Halvorsen Klote serves injured victims and their families in the Metro St. Louis area and Southern Illinois. Your entire life can change after a truck accident. It's important to contact a qualified law firm near you ASAP if you've been in a truck-related accident. Our Glen Carbon, IL, truck accident lawyers are here to assist victims looking to settle a claim or open a case. Contact us now for more information about our services.

Common Truck Accident Claims in Glen Carbon, IL

There are thousands of truck fatalities every year, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration reports that the vast majority of truck accidents result in fatalities. Our firm understands how difficult it can be if you've been in a truck accident. You need to think about personal and financial damages, insurance, and what to do next. Our Glen Carbon, IL, truck accident attorneys are here to help truck crash victims get the reimbursement they deserve. Below are a few of the most common types of semi-truck accidents:

  • Truck Rollovers
  • Jackknifes
  • Tire Blowouts
  • Vehicle Error
  • Right ("Wide") Turns
  • Blind Spots
  • Distracted Driving
  • Rear-End Accidents
  • Under Ride
  • Lost Loads
  • Head-On Collisions
  • T-Bone Accidents
  • Brake Failure
  • Speeding

No matter what your accident is, it is crucial to contact our Glen Carbon, IL, truck accident lawyers as soon as possible if there are financial damages. Legal representation doesn't cost you anything. Here, we charge on a contingency fee basis. This means that if we don't win your case you don't owe us anything and there aren't any upfront fees.

Compensation for Glen Carbon, IL, Truck Accidents


Truck Accident Attorney Glen Carbon, IL

If you were hit by a semi-truck, there are a number of factors consider when it comes to compensation. Our firm will look into all of the special and general damages you have suffered. To reiterate, it's essential to keep any records (medical or financial) after an accident. Below are some of damages you can collect if you have been in a truck-related accident and require a truck accident lawyer now.

  • Lost Income: You are able to colelct lost wages if you're injured in an accident.
  • Medical Expenses: X-rays, ambulance rides, rehabilitation, and other medical expenses may be compensated as well. This is why it is so important to keep medical records.
  • Pain and Suffering: When it comes to damages, any ongoing pain, depression, PTSD, or even anxiety is considered.
  • Other Out-of-Pocket Expenses: This can include transportation, childcare, and other unexpected expenses due to an injury.

Additional reimbursement may include punitive damages, loss of consortium, mental anguish, and loss of future earning potential. It's our job to make sure you get the compensation you deserve in the event of a motor vehicle accident. Our truck accident lawyers are ready to take care of your claim or, if need be, escalate your claim to court. A high percentage of accidents are attributed to drunk driving, bad weather, and distracted driving. Our Glen Carbon, IL, truck accident lawyers at Halvorsen Klote are here to help if you or a family member have been in an accident.

There may be several different parties liable for a commercial truck accident. The driver, the trucking company, an insurance company, and the owners of the truck. These cases are complicated because of how many people are involved. Don't hesitate to contact one of our commercial trucking lawyers today to learn more about Halvorsen Klote's legal services. We practice general personal injury law; take a look at our testimonials here and the other types of cases we cover below:

Were You in a Truck-Related Accident?

Halvorsen Klote offers case consultations and reviews. We will help you communicate insurers and win the compensation you deserve. Contact HK Law now if you need a truck accident lawyer in Glen Carbon, IL. We don't charge a thing unless we win the case.


Joel Halvorsen

Joel Halvorsen

Attorney at Law

Joel Halvorsen and his partner Greg Klote founded the Halvorsen Klote law firm on the principle that injured people and their families should have access to the same quality legal representation as large insurance companies.


Greg Klote

Greg Klote

Attorney at Law

Greg Klote is a partner and founder of Halvorsen Klote.

Greg has successfully fought for people who were injured through no fault of their own. He became a lawyer to help make a difference in the lives of those who have been wronged and treated unfairly.


Greg Motil

Greg Motil

Attorney at Law

Greg Motil is an attorney at Halvorsen Klote.

Greg has successfully fought for people who were injured through no fault of their own. He became a lawyer to help make a difference in the lives of those who have been wronged and treated unfairly.


Our practice area includes both Illinois and the Metro St. Louis area. Below, you will find a full list of the major cities we serve. Contact our Glen Carbon, IL, truck accident lawyers today for more information and a case review.