St. Louis Tractor-Trailer Crash Lawyer

Our Tractor-Trailer Crash Lawyers in St. Louis are passionate about fighting for the rights of Missouri and Illinois personal injury victims.

St. Louis Tractor-Trailer Crash Lawyers

Tractor-Trailer Crash Lawyer in St. Louis. The Dixon Injury Firm’s St. Louis Tractor-Trailer Crash Lawyers are committed to providing the utmost level of care when fighting for the tractor-trailer crash claims of Missouri residents. The average tractor-trailer weighs over 80,000 pounds, which is 20x the weight of a standard passenger vehicle. If a tractor-trailer and motor vehicle collide, the results can be catastrophic and often, fatal.

Chris Dixon

Founder and Managing Attorney

I pride myself on tirelessly fighting for the injury victims who continuously trust me with their cases. It is an honor to serve and a passion which drives my existence.

If you or someone you love has been injured in a truck crash, and need support during this difficult time, the St. Louis Tractor-Trailer Crash Lawyers at the Dixon Injury Firm can ensure that your case has a compelling claim and offer guidance on how to proceed with your tractor-trailer crash claim in Missouri. Christopher Dixon understands the tactics and strategies that insurance companies rely on to offer reduced settlements, and can make sure that your claim is protected and has the best odds of recovering the maximum settlement. If you are ready to discuss your St. Louis Tractor-Trailer Crash Claim with our experienced attorneys, don’t hesitate to call (314) 409-7060 or 855-40-CRASH (toll-free) for a free case review.

St. Louis Tractor-Trailer Crash Lawyers

Every year, there are between 41,000 to 45,000 traffic-related deaths in the U.S. 9% of these deaths involve commercial vehicles, such as tractor-trailers, and approximately 80% of these fatalities are the commercial truck driver’s fault. When you need a Tractor-Trailer Crash Lawyer in St. Louis to represent an accident claim, you need the Dixon Injury Firm by your side. Christopher Dixon and the St. Louis Truck Accident Lawyers know what it takes to recover the most damages for your claim, and are always available to offer insight on the Missouri tractor-trailer crash claims process. For more information on how Chris Dixon and the experienced attorneys at the Dixon Injury Firm can produce the best results for your tractor-trailer crash claim in St. Louis, contact our Missouri injury firm now.

$50 Million Recovered

Chris has recovered over $50 million for his injured clients, and can assist you with your injury claims. To get started on your personal injury case, contact our St. Louis injury attorneys today!

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Call or email the Personal Injury Attorneys at Dixon Injury Firm today to schedule your free injury claim consultation with Chris. Our experienced lawyers make the difference.

Tractor-Trailer Crash Statistics | Missouri Tractor-Trailer Lawyers

Commercial truck accident rates have steadily declined in Missouri (16,837 in 2004 compared to 12,082 in 2014), but considering that most truck accidents are preventable, the truck crash rate is high. As further perspective, based on 2017 state-based motor vehicle death statistics, large trucks are the third-leading cause of death in Missouri accidents, preceded by passenger vehicle accidents and pickup/SUV collisions.

According to Missouri truck accident statistics, the leading cause of tractor-trailer accidents include the following negligent driving behaviors:

Thousands of people are injured or killed in car accidents and truck crashes in Missouri every year, most of which are caused by speeding and distracted driving. With commercial trucking accidents being so prevalent in Missouri, it’s essential to understand how to avoid truck accidents and know what to do if you are injured in a truck accident.

The top 5 things to keep in mind after a tractor-trailer crash in St. Louis is to 1) gather lots of evidence, 2) file a police report, 3) seek immediate medical attention, 4) don’t talk to the insurance company right after the accident, 5) consult a St. Louis Tractor-Trailer Crash Lawyer as soon as you possibly can about your case.

Tractor-Trailer Crash Lawyers in St. Louis

If you or someone you love was injured in a truck accident, and needs support during the process of filing a tractor-trailer crash claim in Missouri, the Dixon Injury Firm is available 24/7 to discuss your case. Christopher Dixon has recovered more than $35,000,000 in settlements and recoveries for injury victims and their families and has earned recognition as a “Top 100 Trial Lawyer” by the National Trial Lawyers Association.

When you choose Chris Dixon and the St. Louis Tractor-Trailer Crash Lawyers at the Dixon Injury Firm to defend your truck accident claim in Missouri, you are choosing a firm that cares about their clients’ well-being, demanding justice for clients, and recovering the maximum settlements for St. Louis tractor-trailer crash claims.

If you are ready to discuss your Missouri Truck Accident Claim with our attorneys, and see how our firm can produce the best results for your claim, call (314) 409-7060, 855-40-CRASH (toll-free), or contact the Dixon Injury Firm today for a free case review .

Missouri Statute of Limitations
Insurance Information Institute
Insurance Information Institute – 2017 Fatality Facts – Large Trucks
Missouri State Highway Patrol – Crash Data
U.S Trucking Statistics
Commercial Vehicle Size and Weight Program

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  • $65,000 Settlement
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  • $50,000 Settlement
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Meet Christopher R. Dixon

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Results — that's what clients expect from Dixon Injury Firm. Chris brings years of personal injury law experience to the table. Based in St. Louis, his firm provides free consultations and contingency service to the high-caliber injury and liability legal arena. Tell us about your case and we'll show you how to win.

Recent Successes

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    Missouri Truck Accident

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    Missouri Auto Accident

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    Missouri Car Accident Crash

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    Missouri Pedestrian Accident

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