If you’ve been injured in a train accident and aren’t sure how to recover your losses, speak with an experienced Los Angeles train crash lawyer at Haffner Law. We’ll help you move forward from this tragedy.
Whether you were in a commuter train accident or in a vehicle that was hit by a train, you likely suffered tremendous injuries. You shouldn’t be responsible for covering the costs of your injuries if your accident was someone else’s fault.
Consider enlisting the help of a Los Angeles train accident lawyer at Haffner Law. We can conduct a thorough investigation into the cause and fault of your accident and obtain the compensation you need in order to recover without financial worry.
Determining Fault in Los Angeles Train Accidents
Many people and entities are involved in the operation of a train. Any individual who plays a role in the safety and operation of the train can be held accountable for your injuries if his or her negligence had a hand in causing your Los Angeles train <accident.
The conductor is usually the first to be blamed. Conductors are typically at fault if they were operating under the influence, while fatigued, or while distracted at the time of the crash. Additionally, the private train company or government agency that operates the train can be found liable if it employs conductors who do not have adequate skills or if it doesn’t comply with federal scheduling guidelines.
Train engine manufacturers and train track owners will be held accountable if they failed to provide appropriate care, maintenance, and safety of the tracks and engine. Your train accident lawyer in Los Angeles will be able to examine police and safety reports and other evidence to name each person or group responsible for your injuries.
Obtaining Compensation for Your Injuries
When we file your personal injury claim, we will include a request for reasonable compensation based on the severity of your injuries and their effects on your life. We calculate this figure by using the opinion of your physician regarding the outlook of your injuries and their total impact on your life. Most train accident injuries have effects in the following areas:
- Lost wages
- Hospital bills<
- Loss of earning potential
- Cost of prescription medications
- Loss of enjoyment of life
- Pain and suffering
- Mental anguish
- Loss of consortium
- Emotional trauma
You should be able to focus on recovering from your injuries without anxiety surrounding mounting medical bills and household expenses while you are unable to work. A Los Angeles train wreck lawyer at Haffner Law can ensure you receive the full and fair compensation you are entitled to.
Work with a Los Angeles Train Accident Attorney
If you are ready to seek compensation for your damages and need help from a qualified and experienced lawyer, contact today. We’re invested in representing train accident victims and recovering their losses, and we want to help you.
Schedule your free, no-obligation consultation with a Los Angeles train accident lawyer by filling out our contact form below or giving us a call at 1-844-HAFFNER (423-3637).