Train Accident

Train Accident Cases in Rhode Island and Massachusetts Attorney

train derailment accidentAccording to the Federal Highway Administration, there is a train accident every 2 hours in the U.S.

The most common types of train accidents are collisions with other trains or collisions with motor vehicles. Many deadly crashes involve motorists and pedestrians who are injured or killed after being struck by trains at railroad crossings. Other accidents are caused by derailment, no warnings at railroad crossings or mechanical failure of crossing gates and warning lights.

It is imperative that you contact an attorney immediately as many cases require the use of accident re- constructionists or bio-mechanists to determine liability and the cause of the injuries suffered by the victim. This investigation often requires that the train  be examined as well as the site of the accident before there are any modifications of the site or repair of the train its warning lights, whistles etc..

We fight hard in Rhode Island and Massachusetts for those who have suffered serious injuries because of others' negligence.

If you have been injured in a train accident and are having trouble getting the compensation you need, contact the attorneys at Brian Cunha and Associates today.