Every year almost 1,000 deaths are caused by train accidents in the United States. The size and weight of a train paired with the force generated by locomotives can make even the smallest of accidents result in catastrophic injuries or even death.
Train accident lawsuits are subject to different laws than vehicle accident lawsuits. They will often involve many different parties that could be held liable. In Washington, the statute of limitations is also much different. It is crucial to your lawsuit to have the aid of a train accident lawyer to help navigate this difficult process.
Railroad carriers and their insurance companies are going to work hard to get you to settle for the lowest amount possible. They will often rush these settlements because they know the train accident victim is inexperienced with railroad accident law. They take advantage of victims who are unaware of how much they are entitled to. The experienced attorneys of Washington Law Center are familiar with train accident law and will fight to get you the compensation you deserve. If we can’t win your case, you don’t owe us a thing.
Common causes of a railroad crossing accidents are:
If you or someone you love has been injured or killed by a train accident, you’ll want to contact the attorneys of Washington Law Center for a free private consultation today!