Call Bridgeport.....(203) 386-9844
Danbury..........(203) 816-8476
Greenwich.....(203) 489-2952
Hartford.........(860) 785-6585

New Haven…..(203) 916-5796
New London…(860) 785-6581
Waterbury…….(203) 916-5785
Westport……….(203) 349-8154

Trucking Accidents / Large Commercial Trucks & Tractor Trailers

Accidents involving large commercial trucks and tractor trailers can cause some of the most severe personal injuries while also presenting some of the most complex legal issues. They can be much more devastating and complicated than car accidents.

When your car has been hit a truck, you need to know your case will be in the best possible hands and will have the full resources of your law firm representing you. At Silver Golub & Teitell LLP, our truck accident lawyers will investigate the unique circumstance of each truck accident case, including the owner-operator of the truck or tractor trailer, interviewing witnesses and consulting with trucking accident experts, before agreeing to represent someone seriously injured in a trucking accident. We only accept cases where we have determined that the fault is clear and where individuals have suffered the most serious injuries.

When we accept a case, we put the full legal and financial resources of the firm to work in prosecuting a case. We utilize accident reconstruction experts, our highly experienced on-staff physician and sophisticated trial techniques, including the use of focus groups, as well as our nationwide network of knowledgeable expert witnesses to assist us in representing of our clients.

Our Connecticut Truck Accident Lawyers in Connecticut Get Results

Our attorneys help people who are seriously injured as a result of truck accidents due to:

  • Driver error or negligence
  • Distracted driver
  • Overtired driver, including falsified log books
  • Impaired driver
  • Improperly maintained vehicle
  • Overweight vehicle
  • Unsecured loads
  • Uninsured/underinsured driver
  • Product liability or auto manufacturing defect

In Connecticut, injured persons have up to two years to file a lawsuit and also have two years to file a suit for property damage, such as compensation for vehicle repairs. Failure to bring a lawsuit within this time frame will prevent any recovery regardless of the merits of the case.

We have offices across Connecticut. If you or a family member has been seriously injured in a truck accident, please contact us today at You can also call one of our telephone numbers in the following towns:

  • Stamford (203) 325-4491
  • Bridgeport (203) 386-9844
  • Danbury (203) 816-8476
  • Greenwich (203) 489-2952
  • Hartford (860) 785-6585
  • New Haven (203) 916-5796
  • New London (860) 785-6581
  • Waterbury (203) 916-5785
  • Westport (203) 349-8154

Maintaining the Highest Standards of the Legal Profession

The attorneys at Silver Golub & Teitell are fully committed to maintaining the highest standards of the legal profession. Our three name partners have taught trial practice at Yale Law School in New Haven, CT, and Quinnipiac University Law School in North Haven, CT. The firm also sponsors an annual lecture series at the Quinnipiac University Law School and a law school scholarship has been established in the firm’s name. Silver Golub & Teitell is included in the Martindale-Hubbell® Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers™ and is consistently included in the U.S. News – Best Lawyers® list of “Best Law Firms.” *Several of our attorneys have achieved a Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ rating — the highest peer review available. In addition, many of our attorneys have the distinction of being named Connecticut Super Lawyers* by Connecticut Magazine and are included in The Best Lawyers in America®.*

* Disclaimer: Any references to Super Lawyers, the Super Lawyers “Top 50, The Best Lawyers in America and The Best Lawyers in America “Lawyer of the Year” contained in this website are not intended to suggest that our attorneys are superior to other attorneys practicing in Connecticut.  The link for Super Lawyers magazine’s Connecticut selection information can be found here.  The Super Lawyers “Top 50″ list selection information can be found here.  Click here for more information on the Super Lawyers selection process.  The link to Connecticut selection information for The Best Lawyers in America can be found here.  The Best Lawyers in America “Lawyer of the Year” selection information can be found here.