While trains offer immense convenience and help us get where we need to be without worrying about fighting traffic, navigating to our destinations, and finding parking, train accidents are exceptionally dangerous. If a train accident leaves you injured, obtaining compensation that covers your full range of physical, financial, or emotional damages is critical to your recovery prospects, and having an experienced train accident lawyer in Chicago in your corner is the surest path forward.
The mayhem that follows a violent train accident is difficult to overstate, but you can expect the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) to be on the scene quickly. It’s the FRA’s job to assess the aftermath of the accident, to collect all relevant evidence available at the scene, and to report what it determines to be at the root of the train accident.
The train company itself, however, will also send its own representatives to quickly assess the scene and to help protect its own best interests. The best way to help do the same for yourself is by reaching out to a dedicated train accident lawyer with considerable experience successfully guiding these complicated claims toward favorable resolutions.
The FRA reports all of the following train accident statistics for 2019:
If you have been injured in a train accident, you can expect your physical, financial, and emotional damages to be immense, including:
If you have been injured in a train accident, obtaining the compensation to which you are entitled and that you need to reach your fullest recovery is essential, and the accomplished train accident lawyers at The Horwitz Law Group in Chicago are on your side and here to help. We recognize the gravity of your situation and dedicate our practice to zealously going after optimal outcomes for our clients. For more information about how we can help you, please don’t hesitate to contact us today.
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