Chicago Train Accident Attorney

Although trains accidents occur less frequently than car and motorcycle accidents, when they do the results can be devastating.  This is especially true when considering the immense weight of a train accompanied by its high speed of travel. Large cities like Chicago rely on our railway systems as a vital mode of public transportation and hundreds of passengers each day trust train operator's and railway companies with their lives.  On average every 90 seconds there is a train accident in the United States. 

These preventable accidents are often the result of a negligent party and are often caused by:

•  Collision with Car, Train, or Pedestrian

•  Conductor Negligence

•  Derailment of Rail Cars

•  Inadequate Train Security

•  Improper Track Maintenance

•  Intoxicated Operator or Railway Employee

•  Illness on Train

•  Improperly Parked Rail Cars

•  Negligent Railroad Crossing Management

•  Sudden Train Movement

If you or a loved one is the victim of a train accident it is in your best interest to speak with a train accident attorney immediately.  Multiple party's  can often be held accountable for a train accidents, railway companies, maintenance companies, construction companies, and commuter rail authorities all have a responsibility to keep railways passengers safe. Injuries received as a result of a train accident can leave you with staggering medical costs, lost wages, and pain and suffering. 

Call (312) 493-6912 today to speak with a Chicago train accident attorney and to explore your legal options.