Trucking Accidents


A Semi Truck Accident Attorney that Gets Results

Because of the size and weight of tractor trailers, any accidents that involving trucks tend to be more severe, often resulting in horrible catastrophic accidents or wrongful deathElizabeth Pelypenko is an Atlanta trucking accident lawyer who has a high success rate in obtaining recoveries in cases involving wrecks with tractor trailers, dump trucks and other big rigs.

Trucking accidents may include numerous unsafe acts by truck drivers that can lead to horrible wrecks where the driver of the car or adult or child passengers can suffer serious personal injury.  Causes of trucking accidents can include:

Truck Accidents are difficult cases that not every lawyer is qualified to handle. Elizabeth Pelypenko is recognized as one of the top personal injury attorneys in Georgia, with the expertise and experience to handle large trucking cases.
  • Trucks that tailgate or follow too closely
  • Tractor trailer jackknife wrecks
  • Hazardous chemical spills
  • 18-wheelers that force passenger cars off the road
  • Sideswiping accidents from improper lane changes by truck drivers
  • Tail end collision resulting from speeding or improper truck operation for the conditions
  • Truck drivers under the influence of alcohol or other substances
  • Tractor trailer drivers who fall asleep at the wheel from driving too many hours
  • Crushing stationary vehicles or pedestrians while making right turns
  • Trucks that lose control due to overloading or excessive speed on turns

Thorough Truck Accident Investigations

At Pelypenko Law Firm, PC, in Atlanta, Georgia, the approach to trucking accident lawsuits is to send an investigator to the accident site as soon as possible to preserve evidence and interview all potential witnesses. This firm has the background and experience in understanding the safe operation of large trucks and the potential for motor vehicle liability, and understands the severity of injuries occurring from truck wreck cases. Some types of medical trauma include:

The injured party may be the truck operator, or the driver or passenger in a car. Collisions and wrecks involving trucks require vast resources and time in order to properly put together a strong case. As a result, attorney Elizabeth Pelypenko is only able to accept those cases with the most serious injuries and strong liability. However, if your case has merit but doesn’t meet the firm’s requirements, you may be referred to another attorney that will be able to help you.

Contact the Atlanta trucking accident lawyer that is experienced and will fight for the compensation you deserve. If you have been injured due to the negligence of another in an accident, call Pelypenko Law Firm, PC today to schedule a free initial consultation to discuss your legal matter.

Free Initial Consultation to Evaluate Your
Personal Injury Case

If you believe you have suffered catastrophic injuries due to the negligence of another, contact Pelypenko Law Firm today for a free consultation. Elizabeth Pelypenko will give you an honest assessment of your case and your chances for a just recovery. Because of the extensive time and resources needed to prosecute these cases, she regrets that she can only take on the most serious cases in terms of liability and injury. However, if your case has merit but doesn’t meet the firm’s requirements, you may be referred to another attorney that may be able to help you.

Attorney Elizabeth Pelypenko has been honored with prestigious recognition including:

  • Listed in Martindale-Hubbell’s Registry of Pre-eminent Lawyers (2005 – Present)
  • Listed in Marquis’ Who’s Who in American Law (2006 – Present)
  • Selected as a Georgia Super Lawyer (2005 – Present)
  • Listed in Marquis’ Who’s Who in America (2006- Present)
  • Listed in Marquis’ Who’s Who of American Women (2006 – Present)
  • Member: Million Dollar Advocates Forum