We cross their tracks without noticing them, and take for granted the whistles will sound, bells will ring and gates will come down to prevent a collision between our trains and cars. Unfortunately, railroad crossing accidents occur for a variety of reasons, almost always leaving death or catastrophic injury as a result. Likewise, derailments of our trains are occurring with alarming frequency. Lawyers with experience in dealing with railroad accidents can be critical in achieving a successful outcome.
At Needle & Ellenberg, P.A., our lawyers have the skills and experience to aggressively pursue compensation for you after a railroad accident. Give us a call today to discuss your particular case in a free evaluation. Or, if you prefer, complete our online form. Based in the Miami area, we serve clients in communities throughout Florida.
Railroad accident cases are usually highly contested, and require attorneys with an understanding of the issues. Our lawyers have experience in handling railroad accidents, including those involving:
- Cross-buck crossings
- Malfunctioning bells
- Malfunctioning gate arms
- Trains operating outside of regulated speeds