After A Truck Crash, Seek Justice

Last updated on March 29, 2022

At Johnson Johnson Lucas & Middleton, injury and wrongful death claims resulting from truck collisions comprise a large part of our practice. Truck collisions often require thorough accident reconstruction as well as expert analyses of fleet operations, equipment maintenance, driving policies, and violations of Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations. Our truck accident attorneys have handled hundreds of cases resulting from serious accidents and have the expertise and resources to successfully prosecute the most complex of these claims. We have obtained numerous multimillion-dollar recoveries on behalf of our clients. Successful prosecution of truck accident cases can often result in making truck operations and our public highways safer for everyone.

Our attorneys have successfully tried cases with large payouts in Lane, Douglas, Deschutes, Linn and other counties in Oregon as well as Washington. Results obtained by Johnson Johnson Lucas & Middleton include:

  • $2.2 million on behalf of the family of a young girl struck and killed by a beer delivery truck
  • $1.925 million on behalf of a client who suffered serious orthopedic injuries caused by the negligent driver of a dump truck
  • $1.5 million on behalf of a family struck and injured by a truck driver who lost control of his tractor-trailer rig

The attorneys at Johnson Johnson Lucas & Middleton have decades of experience in representing victims of truck accidents and other crashes. Our attorneys have the expertise and resources necessary to prosecute these often complex claims, and seek justice for those who were injured, or the families left behind.

A Few Of Our Representative Cases

  • Fatal Southern Pacific Railroad Crossing Collision

Four men died on the way to work when a train at an unprotected crossing outside of Eugene hit their pickup. We prosecuted wrongful death claims against the railroad on behalf of the families of the three passengers.

  • Helicopter Strikes Unmarked Power Lines

Two police officers were killed when their police helicopter struck unmarked power lines owned by PacifiCorp. We represented their families in claims against the power company.

  • Jones Act: Fisherman’s Arm Crushed

Our client was a jack-of-all-trades — fishing, logging, millwork, bartending, and construction. He was injured while working as a deckhand on a fishing trawler. He was assisting the skipper moor the vessel when his arm was crushed between the vessel and the dock pilings. We settled the claim against the boat owner under  the Jones Act, alleging that the skipper was negligent in the manner he docked the vessel. Read more about our truck accident case results.

Free Consultations Regarding Truck Accidents

The attorneys at Johnson Johnson Lucas & Middleton have decades of experience in representing victims of an airplane, helicopter, boat, bus and train crashes, as well as railroad workers in FELA claims and seamen in Jones Act claims. Our accident attorneys have the expertise and resources necessary to prosecute these often complex claims and seek justice for those who were injured, or the families left behind. Contact us today for a free consultation. Call 541-484-2434 or contact us online.