Passengers on commuter trains have certain expectations when they travel
They are putting their safety in the hands of the operators and engineers of the railway. Things like the mechanical soundness of the train and attentiveness and professionalism of the train operators are assumed duties of the railroad carrier.
Unfortunately, human error and negligence on the part of the operators or engineers may have been the cause of this latest Chatsworth Metrolink Train Accident.
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In 2006 alone, train accidents caused 909 fatalities and 8,244 injuries nationwide, according to the Federal Railroad Administration. Railroad employees, passengers in autos at railroad crossings, passengers aboard trains, or pedestrians walking on or near railroad tracks are among those injured annually.
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The Bernard Law Group has years of experience in train-accident cases. Our skilled team of attorneys will investigate the facts, assess your claim, establish which parties are to be held responsible, and organize all of the details of composing and presenting your case. If you have suffered an injury as a result of a train accident call the Bernard Law Group.