Trains can move our country forward as they carry with them large loads from one point to another, often across states. They do so at an extremely fast pace. Although this is great news for companies waiting for products, it is no good news for railroad workers and others who use the tracks. When an accident occurs, the consequences can be devastating. You will need a skilled Central Oregon and Pacific Railroad (CORP) accident attorney to hold negligent parties responsible for their actions.
You may not think that railroad accidents are common or that there are different types of accidents, unfortunately, there are. Our attorney has experience with the following types of train accidents:
It may come as a shock to see the various kinds of train accidents. Unfortunately, these accidents rarely end well which can leave the victims having their entire lives changed.
Railroad employees are at the highest risk of being injured from a railway accident. They are often working on the track or the train when an accident happens. Their once fulfilling job is now the cause of their pain and distress. Some of the most common types of injuries sustained from a railroad accident are:
If you have been the victim of a railroad accident you must seek immediate medical attention and then contact a skilled Central Oregon and Pacific Railroad (CORP) accident attorney.
Due to the size and speed of a train, some accidents can end up with your loved one passing away as a result. The surviving family can be eligible to seek damages on behalf of the diseased for the following:
Anyone who has been injured as a result of a railroad accident may be entitled to compensation for the above-mentioned damages. You will need a skilled Central Oregon and Pacific Railroad (CORP) accident attorney. Do not put your faith in the railway company or their insurance carrier. They will often try to diminish or deny a claim brought against them.
When it comes to railroad and train accidents, there can be multiple parties that can be held liable for their role in the accident. The key is to prove that the responsible party owed you or your loved one a duty of care and that the duty was breached. Due to this breach, you sustained injuries and damages. Leave it to the experienced Central Oregon and Pacific Railroad (CORP) accident attorney from The Kaufman Law Firm to hold these parties accountable. Call our office today at 310-981-3404.
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