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Truck accident lawyers.

More personal, more compensation.

If you’ve been injured in a truck accident, speak to a truck accident lawyer from Australia’s largest specialist personal injury firm.

We ask more questions and get to know you personally. It’s how we spot the things others don’t, so you get more compensation.

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Over 99% success rate.

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A more personal approach to your truck accident injury claim.

Truck drivers and passengers injured in accidents in NSW can claim compensation through the CTP insurance scheme. If you were working when you were injured, our truck accident lawyers will also help you make any additional claims you’re entitled to, including lump sum claims.

We’ve helped thousands of injured truck drivers get compensation, but we understand your situation is unique, and you’re different from every one of them. Getting you more compensation starts with building a personal relationship with you, to truly understand your situation.

There’s no cost to speak to a truck accident lawyer, tell your side of the story, and uncover all your entitlements.

Randall’s story

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Experienced long-haul truck driver Randall was on his way home when he fell victim to a vicious road rage assault that instantly changed his life.


We’ll get you more compensation.

Getting injured in a truck accident often means time off work, unplanned expenses and financial stress. But we’re here to help. We get to know you and your family to learn about your life before you were injured. We look beyond your injuries, to understand your work, family, social and financial situation. Then we look at what’s changed. Many of our clients’ injuries have led to other life complications and health issues. By getting to know you personally we identify these issues and claim all your entitlements. That’s why you’ll get more compensation with a Law Partners truck accident lawyer on your side.


What truck accident compensation can I claim?

All injured motorists who need time off work or treatment can claim personal injury benefits. But truck drivers may also be able to claim lump sum payments such as:

If you’ve been injured in a truck accident, it’s important to get legal advice to make sure you receive your full compensation entitlements. You can call 13 15 15 for free advice from a truck injury lawyer.


Getting started.

Tell us about your claim.

Speak to one of our friendly solicitors today and find out if you can claim.

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We’ll get to know you.

Our solicitor will ask more questions and get to know you personally to work out everything you’re entitled to.

We’ll offer to start your claim.

We’ll explain how we can claim all your compensation and give you our ‘no win no fee’ guarantee. You decide if you want to proceed – there’s no obligation.

What truck accidents and injuries can I claim for?

Injuries from road traffic accidents, including:

  • Collisions and rollovers.
  • Accidents caused by fatigue due to long shifts and tight schedules.

Work-related truck injuries, including:

  • Musculoskeletal injuriesincluding neck and back injuries, which are often caused by overexertion or accidents while loading or unloading a truck.
  • Repetitive strain / wear and tear injuries – that can result in neck and back pain, as well as carpal tunnel syndrome.
  • Slips, trips and falls, including falls from heights.

No matter how you‘ve been injured, there’s no cost to speak to one of our truck accident lawyers and find out how much you can claim.


How we can help you.

Here are three ways our truck accident lawyers can get more compensation for you:

Give you free advice before you submit your claim. It’s critical that your application is filled out correctly, and that your injuries are properly assessed by your GP on your certificate of fitness.

Help you if you disagree with the assessment on the insurer’s liability notice. If the insurer has classified your injuries as minor, but you disagree with the decision, we can review it for you and provide free legal advice on your options.

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Help you claim a lump sum settlement. If your injuries are non-minor and you weren’t at fault in the accident, it’s very likely you can claim a lump sum settlement, and these lump sums can be substantial.


You’re in safe hands with Law Partners.

Your truck accident lawyer is backed by a team of specialists including paralegals, medico-legal experts, forensic accountants and barristers. Your team will work hard for you, check in with you regularly and always keep you up to date with your case. You’re in safe hands with Australia’s largest specialist personal injury firm.

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Lydia Wheatley

Managing Solicitor

The best thing about being a personal injury solicitor is also the thing that drives and motivates me to be the best I can be and that’s the opportunity and ability to positively change the life of someone in need.

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Ben Cortese

Solicitor

Representing injured Australians carries a lot of responsibility which is never lost on me, and it’s this sense of duty that drives me to be the best I can be each and every day.

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Minaa Mohmand

Associate

A great personal injury Solicitor will exhaust every avenue possible to maximise a client’s compensation entitlements. This is the Solicitor I strive to be for every one of my clients.

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Tanja Maksimovic

Managing Solicitor

My professional approach is to establish open and honest communication with every client in order to build trust. I want every client to have confidence in me that I’ll do whatever it takes to ensure they receive maximum compensation.

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Roger Firth

Solicitor

Injured Australians seeking compensation deserve a thorough solicitor. And a thorough solicitor is someone who never cuts corners and will properly map out the road to collecting the right evidence to give their client the best chance of achieving an ultimate outcome.

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Gillian Potts

Special Counsel

Being a calm-natured and patient person, I find that the best way to help my clients with their claims is to first focus on listening to them and understanding their needs, and then set about fulfilling those needs and exceeding their expectations.

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Bill Cortese

Managing Solicitor

As Managing Solicitor, I pride myself on being an expert communicator and a resourceful negotiator. These are the attributes necessary to turn a good outcome into an optimal outcome.

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Sarah Starnovsky

Solicitor

I always look to establish a strong rapport with the client from the opening meeting to ensure they feel comfortable expressing any concerns or questions going forward. It’s so important that my clients know from the outset that there’s no such thing as a silly question.

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We have over 600 5-star reviews on Google.

Law Partners are the best. Throughout, Tanja Maksimovic, and team Jessica Terre, and Sarah Starnovsky, were clear they knew how to get the best outcome for me, and I was confident in them without hesitation. This was about compensation for injuries in an MVA. My heartfelt thanks. I recommend them 100%.

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What can I say? Absolutely amazing support and results from Lydia and her team at Law Partners. Dealing with an accident claim since 2019 and have had nothing but the best service.

I’d like to thank Lydia and the team for going above and beyond through the whole process of the claim. This will definitely help with the process of getting back on track with life after a traumatic accident.

Thank you again.

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I would like to thank Law Partners for all their help and support through out my claim. Every member of Law Partners from start to finish were so helpful, and went above and beyond keeping me updated and well informed of any changes.

Very professional team that kept my best interest and what would be best for me at all times in mind. Cannot thank them enough; would highly recommend them in an instant.

Made me feel like part of their family. Thanks for everything again guys.

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I really appreciate what Tanja and her team have done in taking my case, in supporting me in my difficult times and in encouraging me when I was down emotionally. I wouldn’t be able to go through the claim process without the help of Law Partners.

They’ve gone beyond my expectation. Their effort is greatly appreciated.

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Law Partners Sydney is the most professional law firm I have ever dealt with. They are extremely diligent and have their clients best interest in all that they do. I could not recommend them enough.

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Gillian and her team were fantastic to deal with from day 1. They stay in constant contact with me and kept me informed of the steps and progress.

Got the outcome I was hoping for. I highly recommend Law Partners.

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I am very pleased with the services provided by Law Partners and would highly recommend their service. Minaa and Vicky are incredibly professional and are ready to go beyond expectations. Thank you very much.

Minaa is an incredible Lawyer with patience and compassion and always has a sense of urgency in responding to queries. Communication was always clear and professional and I have always felt looked after.

Initially I was hesitant to go down a legal matter but my experience with Law Partners has made me feel very supported. Minaa and Vicky have worked hard to ensure a best possible outcome on my behalf to settle my case. I am very grateful for all the efforts made from the team and a special thank you to Minaa and Vicky.

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One of the best lawyers in every aspect. only a phone call away whenever you need. Special thanks to Bill Cortese and his team.

Highly recommended.

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I would highly recommend Law Partners to assist anyone with their compensation claim, I was represented by Ben Cortese and one of the paralegals, Allisa.

I was beyond happy with Ben and Allisa’s amazing professionalism and dedication in achieving the best possible outcome for my case, as I was involved in a serious car accident which left me with a broken nose and emotional trauma, they were there to guide me at every step of the way and supported me throughout the whole process, an absolutely amazing team.

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I would like to thank you for the outstanding professionalism at Law Partners. From the receptionists to secretaries and of course the lawyers were all very helpful and overall I am very pleased with the outcome of my case so I highly recommend Law Partners.

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My family and I would like to thank the Law Partners team for their valuable support during a difficult time for us. They were always willing to help and kept us updated throughout the whole claims process. We couldn’t have achieved such a great outcome without Law Partners on our side.

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Thank you and all your staff for the help you have provided in these trying times. I was feeling pretty negative about my future but after my first meeting with my lawyer I knew I had someone on my side who really wanted to help me. I wouldn’t hesitate recommending you to anyone who needs your services.

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I would just like to take this opportunity to thank Law Partners for their services. The outcome was excellent and right from the first meeting to the last, Law Partners made the whole process feel seamless and effortless! I was pretty uncertain at first choosing a lawyer but so glad I chose Law Partners.

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I just wanted to say thank you for everything Law Partners have done for my family and I over the last 18 or so months. Thank you so much for handling our case with the utmost professionalism and thank you for always being just a phone call or email away to answer our questions and give us a great result.

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Frequently asked questions.

If you were working when you were injured, you may need to lodge two or more claims to get all the compensation you’re entitled to.

To lodge your CTP claim:

  1. You’ll need a police event number – you can get this by calling 131 444 or going to a police station.
  1. Obtain a certificate of fitness from your doctor.
  1. Lodge an application for personal injury benefits on the CTP insurer of the vehicle mostly at fault for the accident.
  1. You have 28 days after the date of the accident to lodge this application to get back-payment for any lost wages.
  1. The final deadline for lodging your CTP claim is three months from the date of the accident.
  1. Note that this application doesn’t cover any lump sum payments you might be entitled to – you need to apply for these separately.

To lodge your workers compensation claim:

  1. First, you should report your injury to your employer.
  1. You’ll need to provide a certificate of capacity from your doctor.
  1. Your employer has 48 hours to report your injury to their workers compensation insurer.
  1. You can also report it directly to the insurer if you like.
  1. The insurer will contact you to arrange an assessment of your injuries and then notify you whether it’s accepting liability for your claim.
  1. It’s important to note that you don’t have to agree with the insurer’s decision, and you should seek legal advice if you have any concerns about it.

It’s strongly advised to get advice from a truck injury lawyer before you lodge your claim to make sure you’ve done it correctly and you get your full entitlements.

You can lodge your own compensation claims without using a lawyer. However, truck accident claims can be particularly complex, and it’s important to understand that if you leave out important details in your applications, or if your certificate of fitness isn’t completed correctly, it’s likely you’ll miss out on benefits you’re entitled to. Our truck accident injury lawyers can advise you on how to make sure you claim everything you’re entitled to, and we’ll provide free advice over the phone.

For example, we can provide advice on whether you’re entitled to a lump sum for Work Injury Damages, or a TPD payout through your super fund.

We work on a no win no fee, no disbursements basis, so you’ll only need to pay our fees if we win, and you receive your truck accident compensation.

It may also be possible to get your legal fees paid by the insurer:

  • For CTP claims, the insurer will pay part of your legal fees for successful claims over $75,000, and all your legal fees for claims of $75,000 or below.
  • For workers compensation claims, we can apply to the IRO for funding on your behalf to cover our fees, so there’s nothing for you to pay.

If you’re applying to the CTP insurer for a lump sum, there’s a schedule of regulated fees a lawyer can be paid to assist you for claims up to $75,000.

  • These fees are paid by the insurer.
  • If your settlement amount is greater than $75,000, the insurer will contribute to your fees. We’ll provide you with a schedule of these fees, set out in an agreement.
  • This agreement is known as a “costs agreement”, and only applies to the amount we charge for your claim over the $75,000 threshold.
  • The regulated fees still apply to the work we do for the first $75,000 of your claim and are still paid by the insurer.

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As a proud Maori, it was Henry’s honour and duty to provide for his family. But when we met Henry his life was in tatters from a freak accident.

“My cousin recommended Law Partners. They took all the stress away from what I had to deal with and I really felt like they were a family. I found the best in Law Partners and I highly recommend them.”

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It turned me into a different person

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Why should I choose Law Partners?

Caring for our clients drives everything we do – that’s why thousands of Australians every year choose Law Partners.

We’ll match you with a lawyer who specialises in truck accident compensation claims like yours.

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We’ll build a personal relationship with you and your family to make sure we understand the true impact of your injuries.

Your truck accident compensation team will check in with you regularly and always keep you up to date with your case.

We win over 99% of our cases and pride ourselves in winning more compensation.

Do I have a case?

Our senior lawyers will assess your case for free.


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As a personal injury law firm, we see first-hand every day the psychological damage that a lack of empathy can cause. So we’re committed to promoting more empathy in the world, and sharing stories of the positive impact it can have.

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