The train system running through Greensburg and the surrounding area is an important part of the daily commute for thousands of people every day. The more often you ride the train the higher the chance is that you could be involved in a train accident. You could also wind up involved in a train accident as a pedestrian, a bicyclist, or a motorist. Either way, it’s important to speak with an experienced Greensburg train accident attorney from the office of Shenderovich, Shenderovich and Fishman about your injuries. You must protect your rights following an accident so you can recover the compensation you deserve for your injuries.
A train accident can be one of the most tragic accidents in which to be involved in Pennsylvania. The sheer weight of the train and force of any collision could send you flying through the train car or even eject you from the train. If the train hits your vehicle it could crush it in an instant. Some of the most common train accident injuries include the following:
Did you suffer an injury in a Greensburg train accident? If so, you need to know that it’s possible to recover compensation for your injuries. The most important thing you can do is consult with an experienced personal injury attorney about the injuries caused by the train accident. When seeking compensation for your injuries it’s imperative that you have an experienced attorney by your side every step of the way. You can seek compensation for pain and suffering, medical expenses, loss of consortium, loss of wages, loss of future wages and much more. If you are paralyzed from your injuries you can even seek compensation to renovate your home to make it handicap accessible.
You can take matter into your own hands by knowing how to stay safe while riding on a train. There are circumstances that you simply cannot avoid, but doing everything possible to protect yourself can go a long way. Only board a train if you can acquire a seat. Standing room only is too dangerous if involved in a crash. If there are seatbelts, use them. Try to sit in an area close to an emergency exit. Make sure you know where the emergency buttons are located.
Were you injured in a train accident? Did your loved one die because of a train derailment? No matter your situation, it’s important that you speak one-on-one with an experienced Greensburg train accident attorney immediately. With more than 170 years of combined experience, the team at Shenderovich, Shenderovich and Fishman about your injuries or the loss of your loved one. Call the office today at 888-98-TWINS(89467) to schedule an appointment. You deserve compensation for your injuries and should not have to fight alone.