Train accidents are one of the most dangerous and catastrophic types of transportation accidents you can survive. Train accidents can involve various types of systems, including freight or passenger trains, locomotives and subways. The lack of protection provided on a train and the speed at which the cars travel is a combination for disaster and even death in an accident.
The Los Angeles train accident attorneys at the Nourmand Law Firm have extensive experience handling complicated railroad accidents. Our legal team is knowledgeable in the complicated laws that govern all types of train accidents. If you or a loved one has been injured in a train accident, let us help you get the compensation that you deserve.Common Train-Related Injuries
Trains are generally one of the safest modes of transportation. However, passengers in private or government operated train lines can become the victims of catastrophic accidents with serious injuries that may include:
- Broken or fractured bones
- Lacerations, contusions and abrasions
- Amputations and loss of limbs
- Neck and spinal injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries and other types of head injuries
Regardless of what type of injury you or a loved one suffered in a railroad accident, we can help you obtain the compensation that you deserve. Medical treatment and rehabilitation for these types of injuries can be extensive and expensive. You may be entitled to compensation for your past and future medical expenses, loss of wages, loss of future earning capacity, pain and suffering and any other out of pocket expense related to the subway accident.Determining Liability In Train Accidents
There are many different factors that play in the cause of a train accident. Typically, a government safety agency will step in and perform an investigation. However, a good attorney will also conduct his own independent investigation to gather information and determine exactly what happened.
Depending on the results of the investigation, your attorney will determine who is responsible for your injuries. In most cases, there is a combination of negligence. This means that your train accident attorney will need to submit a personal injury claim or lawsuit against multiple insurance companies.How an Attorney Can Help
Given the complexity and of railroad accidents, your best chance at obtaining compensation is to hire a personal injury attorney with experience handling these types of cases. With the assistance of an attorney, you can be more confident that you and your loved ones will obtain the full damages that you deserve.
The experienced attorneys at the Nourmand Law Firm have successfully litigated claims against both private and government railroad companies. We have the knowledge and financial resources to aggressively pursue your train accident claim.You Can Count On Us
If you or a loved one was seriously injured in a train accident, the experienced lawyers at the Nourmand Law Firm can help you better understand your legal rights and options. For more information or to schedule a complimentary consultation with one of our experienced attorneys, please call us at (310) 553-3600 or contact us online.