Truck Accidents

Truck Accident Lawyers in Denver

Truck accidents are among the most dangerous and damaging traffic collisions that occur in Colorado. These mammoths-on-wheels can easily weigh up to 20 times than a sedan or SUV. Therefore, they’re more likely to cause severe bodily injuries, property damage, or even death. If you’ve been injured or lost a loved one in a truck collision, you need to hire an experienced Denver, CO truck accident lawyer to recover full and fair compensation. Not to mention, you need someone on your side when dealing with insurance companies looking for easy settlements.

At the Law Office of Jarrett Benson, we have dedicated our practice to holding responsible parties accountable for medical expenses, rehabilitation, and lost wages. Our experienced team of Denver truck accident attorneys is also aware of all the tricks insurance companies use to minimize their liabilities. So, you can rest assured that we have the expertise and resources to go up against truckers, commercial companies, and all other parties involved.

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Causes of Truck Accident Injuries in Denver

  • Inexperienced drivers
  • Dangerous road conditions (bad weather, poor visibility, etc.)
  • Lack of concentration
  • Reckless driving
  • DUI
  • Speeding
  • Trucker fatigue
  • Failure to comply

Why Choose Us as Your Truck Accident Attorneys?

  • Over a decade of experience litigating hundreds of truck accident cases in Denver
  • Hands-on case management
  • Proven track record with record-breaking settlements and verdicts
  • Expert resources and negotiation strategies

Common Truck Accident Injuries

  • Bone fractures
  • Second and third-degree burns
  • Loss of limbs
  • Concussion
  • Spinal injury
  • Death

Types of Truck Accidents in Denver

  • Jackknife truck accidents
  • Underride truck accidents
  • Overloaded truck accidents
  • Rollover truck accidents
  • DUI truck accidents

Our Truck Accident Practice

Experienced Denver truck accident lawyers understand all the factors that can impact the value of injury claims so they work to minimize any weaknesses in their cases. The Law Office of Jarrett Benson uses several methods to establish liability and file claims, such as:

  • Using data from the truck’s electronic onboard records (EOBRs)
  • Duty logs
  • Maintenance records
  • Trucking company’s compliance records
  • Expert witnesses, such as doctors, therapists, police officers, etc.

Types of Truck Accidents in Denver

Following a truck accident in Denver, details of the crash will be essential in identifying the liable party or parties. Here are the parties typically liable for truck accidents:

  • The Truck Driver
    Truckers usually face liability if an accident occurs during off-duty hours or if the driver uses the truck for other purposes. DUI drivers will be liable for damages if they were under the influence at the time of the crash.
  • The Manufacturer
    The truck or vehicle manufacturer can be held liable for damages if the accident was caused by a defective part. In this case, the plaintiff must provide evidence of the defective product or part.
  • The Trucking Company
    A trucking company will be liable for accidents if they fail to offer proper training to their drivers or hire unqualified drivers.
  • Other Parties
    These include private drivers, distributing companies, Government agencies, maintenance companies, etc.

Personal Injury Case Timeline


We investigate the facts of the accident, the location, obtain photos and police reports, and take witness statements.


We immediately analyze your relevant property and health insurance policies to see what coverage applies to your case.


We contact your insurance company and the other’s party’s insurance company. We do this right away.


We help you resolve any property damages and/or medical treatment. This may take weeks to months.


We collect all medical bills and reports, and records of wages lost, and we evaluate the damages.


A full evaluation of your case is performed with you, usually after you’ve finished any needed medical care.


We send medical records and/or other damages and proof to the insurance companies.


We attempt to negotiate an out-of-court settlement. This can take several months.


We prepare written questions for the other side to answer, and we take depositions from the defendant and witnesses.


Both sides investigate the facts of the case and examine all of the evidence in what is called the discovery process.


After providing the evidence of your claim and answering any written questions, we prepare you for your deposition, which we attend with you.


We prepare for and take the case to trial or arbitration once the date is set by the court.


We confirm your medical bills and liens are paid/resolved, and we distribute settlement funds to you.


Settlements can happen at any time during your case once you finish your medical care.

Initial Case Review
Litigation & Trial

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If you’re injured or involved in a truck accident, our team of highly-trained Denver, CO truck accident attorneys can help you seek maximum compensation. This compensation can help you pay for medical bills and property damage and recover from income loss, mental trauma, etc. We’re just a phone call away. So, feel free to reach us at (720) 730-3345 or use the contact form for a free consultation.