Queens Truck Accident Lawyer

Queens is known for its extremely dangerous roads, such as Queens Boulevard, otherwise known as “The Boulevard of Death.” This road is one of many known for high risks of accidents and vehicle-related fatalities.

Every year, thousands of trucks pass through Queens alongside other types of passenger cars and motorcycles. Truck accidents frequently result in significant damage and life-threatening injuries. If you are dealing with medical bills, lost wages, or property damage as a result of a truck accident in Queens, we can help you.

The Law Offices of Eric Richman has over 20 years of experience fighting insurance companies and other liable parties to ensure our clients’ best possible legal outcomes. Our expert litigation and extensive knowledge of New York traffic laws and regulations enable us to secure the justice and compensation you deserve.

Free Consultation

If you’ve been injured in a truck accident in Queens, then you need expert legal representation. Please don’t wait. Contact The Law Offices of Eric Richman any time, 24/7, for a free consultation, or call us direct at (212) 688-3965 or toll-free at (800) 801-9655.

Know Your Options

When you’re up against large corporations and insurance companies backed by legal teams motivated to dispute your claims to compensation, you need an expert Queens truck accident lawyer by your side.

The Law Offices of Eric Richman has extensive knowledge of the laws and regulations that govern the trucking industry, and we know how to fight for your rights in court. Contact us today to discuss your case.


This is not legal advice.
Since every case is unique, consider working with a lawyer to get advice on your specific situation.

  • What Should I Do Immediately after a Truck Accident?

    Ensure your safety and seek medical attention. Call 911. Photograph the scene and gather witness details. Contact your insurance company, but speak with a Queens truck accident lawyer before making detailed statements.

  • What Are Common Causes of Truck Accidents?

    Human error is the most common cause, along with violations of Federal Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) regulations. Other common causes of truck accidents in Queens include:

    • Speeding
    • Defective vehicle parts
    • Driving under the influence of drugs and alcohol
    • Tire blowouts
    • Poor road conditions
    • Overloading
    • Driver fatigue
    • Inadequate vehicle maintenance
    • Bad weather conditions
  • How Long Do I Have to File a Claim?

    The statute of limitations in New York requires that lawsuits be filed within three years of the accident date. However, this timeframe can vary depending on other parties and organizations involved in the accident. You may have as little as several weeks to file in some cases. If you have questions about the timeframe for filing a claim in New York, contact us today.

  • How Can a Lawyer Help Me After a Truck Accident?

    A lawyer can handle all legal paperwork and filings, build your case, represent you in negotiations with other parties, and help you secure the best settlement possible.

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Truck accident compensation

Do you need the best Queens truck accident lawyer to fight for you? The Law Offices of Eric Richman can help you recover:

  • Future earnings potential
  • Punitive damages
  • Emotional distress
  • Pain and suffering
  • Other out-of-pocket expenses
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Why Eric Richman, Esq. Is the Only Queens Truck Accident Lawyer You Should Call

Eric Richman, Esq. is an expert personal injury lawyer who has dedicated his career to fighting for injured victims and their families. He has won millions of dollars for his clients and is one of the most well-known and respected personal injury attorneys in the New York City area.

Mr. Richman’s unwavering commitment to his clients is unique in the lawyer landscape. He is available 24/7, and he answers each and every phone call, so you can count on him to be there when you need it most.

Settlements In Queens

The Law Offices of Eric Richman have secured millions of dollars worth of settlements for our clients, helping them regain financial stability after life-changing injuries. Our recent truck accident settlements demonstrate our commitment to fighting for personal injury victims in all five boroughs of New York City.

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Eric Richman, Esq., Queens Truck Accident Lawyer Recent Settlement Amounts

Eric Richman, Esq. is an expert lawyer with extensive experience handling truck accident cases in Queens, ranging from moderate to high settlement amounts. We’ve listed recent settlements below for your consideration.

$750,000 in a pedestrian-truck accident

A pedestrian was struck by a truck reversing the wrong way down a one-way street, resulting in herniated and bulging discs. The client was forced to retire due to his injuries. Our firm secured $750,000 for his pain, suffering, and lost earnings.

$745,000 in a rear-end car accident

Our client, sitting in her vehicle, was struck from behind, necessitating neck surgery and leading to an incomplete recovery. We effectively demonstrated the defendant’s full liability, resulting in a $745,000 settlement.

$450,000 in a car and truck accident

Seated in the back of a car, our client sustained a severe arm injury and multiple fractures when the driver lost control. Following extensive mediation, we settled the case for $450,000.

What Our Clients Are Saying

The online reviews of our law office are the best testament to our dedication to New York City personal injury victims. Read what they have to say about their experiences below.

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Contact The Law Offices of Eric Richman for a Free Consultation

After a truck accident, your first thoughts might focus on your injuries and attempting to return to the life you had before. However, when faced with mounting medical bills, job loss, and major disruptions to your professional and personal life, you’ll need an experienced Queens truck accident lawyer to help you recover your losses.

The Law Offices of Eric Richman can fight for your case until we secure the best possible legal outcome. Attempting to negotiate with large corporations and insurance companies with vested interests in disputing your case is not recommended. You don’t have to fight alone. Let us fight on your behalf so you can focus back on your recovery.

Contact the Law Offices of Eric Richman for a free consultation, or call us direct at (212) 688-3965 or toll-free at (800) 801-9655 to discuss your case with the best Queens truck accident lawyer. We’re here to represent you during this challenging time.

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Locations We Serve

The Law Offices of Eric Richman is a New York City personal injury law firm located on the Upper East Side of Manhattan. Our experienced lawyers provide outstanding personal injury legal representation to individuals and families who suffered injuries in and around New York, including: