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TRAIN ACCIDENTS

Train Accidents

MEET WITH AN EXPERIENCED TRAIN ACCIDENT ATTORNEY IN NEW JERSEY

The train accident attorneys at Haddad Law have years of experience representing individuals who have been injured on trains operated by New Jersey Transit. If you or a loved one has been injured in a New Jersey Transit train accident, we can help. New Jersey Transit operates many different types of trains, including Light rail vehicles (LRV) Heavy rail vehicles (HRV) Diesel multiple units (DMU) Electric multiple units. Whether you were injured as a passenger on one of these trains or as a pedestrian hit by a New Jersey Transit train, we can help. We understand that in the aftermath of a catastrophic train accident, you may have questions about your legal rights and options. Our experienced personal injury attorneys can walk you through the legal process and help you decide if you should file a lawsuit seeking compensation for the injuries you suffered as a result of the negligent or reckless conduct of New Jersey Transit.

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Through a train accident lawsuit, you may be eligible to receive compensation for your medical bills, lost wages, pain, and suffering, and other damages you incurred as a result of the accident. In New Jersey, there is a strict time limit in which a personal injury lawsuit may be filed against New Jersey Transit, so you must contact an experienced attorney as soon as possible. Call us today at 1-800-NJLEGAL or complete our contact form to schedule a free consultation. Our attorneys can meet with you to determine if you have a case and help you protect your legal rights.

By filing a lawsuit against New Jersey Transit, you may be able to receive compensation for all the medical expenses you incurred as a result of the train accident, such as hospital bills, doctor's bills, and rehabilitation expenses. In addition, you may be eligible to receive compensation for the costs of hiring a home healthcare assistant and any medical expenses you will incur in the future as a result of the accident.

Lost Wages - If the train accident left you unable to work, you may be able to receive compensation for the wages you lost as a result. In addition, if you are unable to return to work in the future or are only able to return to work in a limited capacity, you may be eligible to receive compensation for the future wages you will lose as a result of the accident.

Pain and Suffering -In some cases, victims of train accidents may also be able to receive compensation for the pain and suffering they experienced as a result of the accident. This can include physical pain, emotional distress, mental anguish, and any other type of suffering you experienced as a direct result of the accident. If you lost a loved one in a train accident, you may be able to file a wrongful death lawsuit against New Jersey Transit which can allow you to receive compensation for the loss of your loved one, as well as funeral and burial expenses. The experienced personal injury attorneys at The Haddad Law Firm have represented many victims of train accidents and can help you understand your legal rights and options.

AFTER THE INITIAL CONSULTATION WITH A PERSONAL INJURY LAWYER, YOUR ATTORNEY WILL TAKE THE FOLLOWING STEPS TO ENSURE YOU RECEIVE COMPLETE COMPENSATION FOR YOUR INJURIES:

Gather Evidence and Calculate Your Damages - Your attorney may interview witnesses, review video surveillance footage, and obtain train maintenance records from New Jersey Transit to prove how your injuries were caused by the operators of the train or by defective equipment.

Review Medical Records - Following a catastrophic train accident, those injured often endure months or even years of medical treatment. Your personal injury attorney will obtain all records from the medical professionals who treated you. Your attorney will then evaluate these records to determine the full extent of your injuries. Using this information, your lawyer will seek full and fair compensation in light of the injuries you have suffered.

Work with Experts - Once your damages have been calculated, your attorney will then negotiate with New Jersey Transit's insurance company to try and reach a settlement - Following a catastrophic train accident, those injured often endure months or even years of medical treatment. Your personal injury attorney will obtain all records from the medical professionals who treated you. Your attorney will then evaluate these records to determine the full extent of your injuries. Using this information, your lawyer will seek full and fair compensation in light of the injuries you have suffered.

Our experienced New Jersey train accident attorneys will review your case and help you understand your legal rights and options. We will work tirelessly to ensure you receive the full and fair compensation you deserve. Our attorneys work on a contingency-fee basis, which means there is no cost to you for filing a lawsuit unless we can recover compensation on your behalf. If you or a loved one has been injured in a train accident, contact The Haddad Law Firm today for a free consultation by calling 1-800-NJLEGAL.

If you or a loved one have been hurt in a train accident in New Jersey, get in touch with us today by calling 1-800-NJLEGAL or by completing our contact form. Our attorneys work on a contingency-fee basis, which means there is no cost to you for filing a lawsuit unless we are able to recover compensation on your behalf.

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