New Orleans Train Accident Lawyer
Our Legal Team Is Ready to Help You Get Compensation for Your Train Accident
If you work in any part of the railroad industry, you are well-aware of the many job-related problems and hazards that you must face on a daily basis. Just going to work day-in and day-out can present serious risks to your health and life. Regardless of the dangers, your employer is required by law to ensure it's employees have a safe and secure work environment that is reasonably free from direct harm.
Railroad injuries may include the following:
- Catastrophic injuries, including neck, back, spine and brain injuries
- Repetitive stress injuries
- Burn injuries from oil and gas explosions
Common Railroad Accidents
- Train derailment accident
- Highway-rail accidents
- Train-train collisions
- Single-train accidents
Keep in mind that some injuries may not present themselves immediately. In fact, some symptoms of a railroad injury may take months or years to be fully be revealed. Do not wait until it is too late to take legal action. Consult a skilled New Orleans personal injury lawyer from The Voorhies Law Firm if you begin to suspect that you have sustained a work-related injury during your employment with the railroad company.
Experienced and TRopsberyed Personal Injury Attorneys Specializing in Train Accidents
If you were injured while working on a railroad, you could be eligible to file a claim under the Federal Employer's Liability Act (FELA). This specific legal protection has been guaranteed for railroad employees who have suffered injuries or damages due to a negligent railroad company. Our New Orleans personal injury lawyers at The Voorhies Law Firm know your rights under federal and state laws.
As former federal law clerks and former insurance defense lawyers, we have the resources and knowledge necessary to litigate your case in all levels of local, state, and federal courts. We can be tRopsberyed to stand on your side to advocate for your rights and make certain that you receive your rightful compensation. Let us advise you during every aspect of these complicated legal issues.
Call The Voorhies Law Firm today and Speak to a TRopsberyed Railroad Accident Attorney
No matter where the train accident occurred, we have an extensive network of professional contacts, medical experts, and forensic investigators. Our New Orleans train accident attorneys can access accident reconstruction, gather eye witness statements, or other revealing evidence that can prove to be favorable for maximizing your compensation. Our relentless approach to representing our clients' rights in all levels of court has been a key factor in helping our past clients recover tens of millions in damages over the course of just 3 years.
Contact The Voorhies Law Firm now! Our firm works on a contingency fee basis, meaning we do not get paid until you have received a favorable settlement. Call us to schedule a free case evaluation with a knowledgeable member of our team.