A railroad accident can have catastrophic consequences. Cedar Rapids Personal Injury Attorneys can help. There are many reasons a train accident might occur: a collision with another train, derailment, a collision with a car or bus, mechanical failure, inadequate security on the train, dated, unsuitably maintained tracks or substandard crossings that don’t function properly, poorly marked or obscured crossing and conductor negligence are the usual causes. In some cases the operator of the train, the railroad, or another party may be liable.
Since there are many factors that lead to a railroad accident, there are many people and the railroad company who may be held responsible for your injury, medical expenses, loss of income and pain and suffering.
If you or someone you love has been involved in a train accident, Contact one of our Cedar Rapids Railroad Accident Attorneys today for a FREE consultation by filling out the simple contact form on the right, or you can call us toll free at: 866-843-7367. The initial consultation is free of charge. Our law firm will work on a contingency fee basis, which means we get paid for our services only if, and when, there is money recovered for you. In many cases a lawsuit must be filed before an applicable expiration date, known as a statute of limitations. So please contact us right away to ensure that you do not waive your right to possible compensation.