Truck Accidents

The Illinois and Chicago trucking accident lawyer George Argionis, and the attorneys at Argionis & Associates LLC can help if you or your loved ones have been injured as a result of a truck accident. The Illinois and Chicago truck accident lawyers are based in Chicago but are able to handle truck accidents in Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, Minnesota or anywhere in the United States. If you have been injured in an accident involving a truck or tractor trailer, please call 312-782-4545 for a free consultation with our truck accident firm today.

In Illinois, Chicago truck accident attorneys at Argionis & Associates have the proper training and experience to successfully obtain just compensation for injured victims. The tractor trailer accident attorneys and the truck accident attorneys at Argionis & Associates LLC recognize that cases involving truck accident claims are more complicated than regular automobile accident claims. Cases involving truck accidents require attorneys who have experience and skill regarding the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs) that govern the trucking industry. Attorney George Argionis and the attorneys at Argionis & Associates LLC possess that expertise. Further, they have the dedication to aggressively pursue the best financial outcome you deserve for your injuries.


The enormous size and weight of trucks, in combination with excessive highway speeds, can lead to accidents that result in death or catastrophic injuries. The Illinois truck accident lawyers and the Chicago truck accident lawyers at Argionis & Associates LLC will conduct a thorough investigation and act quickly to preserve all essential evidence in order to obtain just compensation.

Common Causes of Truck Accidents in Illinois:

In Illinois, 18-wheeler truck accidents can result in serious injury and death. The tractor trailer truck’s size, weight and power can cause severe injuries to passenger vehicles on the road.

  • Improper Maintenance of Trucks and Their Component Parts:
    Improper maintenance of the truck’s engine and brakes can often lead to mechanical and break failure which can cause serious collisions. Air brakes on trucks have to be properly adjusted and checked before the truck goes on the road. The Chicago truck accident lawyers of Argionis & Associates LLC will thoroughly investigate improper maintenance issues regarding any Illinois trucking accident.
  • Truck Driver Error:
    The number of hours a truck driver may drive his truck is regulated by Federal Law. The truck driver is responsible for keeping written logs of the number of hours he has driven. When these regulations are not followed, an accident can easily result. The Chicago truck accident lawyers at Argionis & Associates LLC will ensure that a thorough investigation of the truck driver’s hours of service logs will be conducted to ensure that the truck driver fully complied with the law.
  • Jackknifing:
    When a truck jackknifes, the cause is often due to improper braking or another mechanical error which could have been avoided if proper trucking regulations were followed.

The truck accident lawyers at George Argionis & Associates LLC are ready to help anyone who has been injured in an Illinois trucking accident. Please contact us at 312-782-4545.

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