Tractor Trailer Accident


Cannella & O’Neal isn’t just a law firm, they are like my family. From lawyers to assistants everyone is so warm and welcoming. They really take good care of the people they are working with and I have been very pleased with all their services. Would recommend them to anyone!

I was in a tractor trailer accident in which I needed an attorney. When the trucking company did not want to pay Mr. Cannella said “take ‘em to court.”

Our Results

Improper Lane Change

Hotly disputed case involving improper lane change on Interstate 95.  Plaintiff was incorrectly charged by the State Police and the defendant trucking company disputed liability and damages and refused any payment whatsoever.

Non-Inspected Brakes

Plaintiff was a passenger in a tractor trailer that ran off the road due to a driver’s failure to properly inspect brakes.

Trucking - Wrongful Death

Tragic case involving the wrongful death of a 45 year old married male when a cement truck backed out of a driveway on to a major roadway.  Case was disputed on the basis of liability.

Spinal Injuries - 3 Surgical Interventions

Damages disputed in this case involving serious spinal injuries and 3 surgical interventions.

Blog Posts

Controversy Over New Tractor Trailer Hours of Service

Cannella & O'Neal, Imagine Justice, Virginia Tractor Trailer Attorney, Virginia Tractor Trailer Lawyer, VA truck lawyer, VA truck attorneyStarting July 1, 2013, enforcement began for the new tractor trailer hours of service (HOS).  Although strongly opposed by the trucking industry’s main trade group, the American Trucking Association (ATA), these new regulations require truckers to get more rest during and after continuous work.  For truckers, the work week will now have a maximum of