Granite City, IL

Truck Accident Lawyers in Granite City, IL

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

Granite City, IL, Truck Accident Lawyer

Truck Accident Lawyer in Granite City, IL. Our firm represents clients in the Greater St. Louis area and Southern Illinois. Your entire life can change after a truck accident. It's essential to contact an experienced law firm near you ASAP if you or a family member were involved in an accident. Halvorsen Klote's Granite City, 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 Granite City, IL

There are thousands of commercial vehicle fatalities every year, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration reports that the vast majority of large truck accidents result in fatalities. Our firm understands how difficult it is if you've been in a truck accident. You're going to have to think about personal and financial damages, insurance, and what to do next. Our Granite City, IL, truck accident attorneys are dedicated to helping victims and getting fair reimbursement. 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 type of accident you're in, it's essential to contact our Granite City, IL, truck accident attorneys right away if there are financial damages. Legal counsel 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 Granite City, IL, Truck Accidents


Truck Accident Attorney Granite City, IL

Regarding compensation for semi-truck accidents, there are several figures to factor. Halvorsen Klote will look at any special and general damages you've suffered. It's important for victims to keep track of all of their expenses after an accident. Here are some of damages you can collect if you've been in a semi-truck and need a truck accident lawyer today.

  • Lost Wages: If you're unable to work due to an injury, you may be able to collect lost wages up to a certain point.
  • Medical Expenses: Any rehab, prescription drugs, surgeries, etc., you can have those expenses reimbursed. This is why it is important to keep medical records.
  • Pain and Suffering: Any ongoing pain or suffering such as anxiety, fear, PTSD, or depression is also considered.
  • Other Out-of-Pocket Expenses: This can include transportation, childcare, and other unexpected expenses due to an injury.

Other reimbursement may include punitive damages, loss of consortium, mental anguish, and loss of future earning potential. At Halvorsen Klote, it's our mission to make sure you or your family receive fair compensation in the event of a motor vehicle accident. Our truck accident lawyers are set to take care of your claim or, if need be, take your claim to trial. A high percentage of accidents are attributed to drunk driving, bad weather, and distracted driving. Our Granite City, 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 trucking accident. The driver, the trucking company, an insurance company, and the owners of the truck. These cases can be complex because of how many people are involved. Feel free to contact one of our commercial trucking lawyers today to learn more about our services. We practice general personal injury law; take a look at our testimonials here and the other types of cases we cover below:

Do You Need a Truck Accident Lawyer?

We offer case consultations and reviews. We will help you negotiate big insurance companies and win the compensation you deserve if you've been in an accident. Contact HK Law today if you need a truck accident lawyer in Granite City, 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 Missouri and Illinois. Below, you will find a full list of the major cities our firm serves. Contact our Granite City, IL, truck accident lawyers today for more information and a case consultation.