907 people were killed and 7,867 were injured in U.S. railroad accidents in 2019, according to train accident statistics from the National Safety Council. Although rare, train accidents have the potential to cause significant harm. A single passenger train can carry hundreds of people, and every single one could be catastrophically injured or killed if that train derails, collides with another train, or is involved in any type of accident. For train passengers, railroad workers, and pedestrians and motorists harmed in crossing accidents, finding answers can be difficult. That is why our firm fights to help people injured in railroad accidents throughout the country.
In this area of our website, you can learn more about train accidents, the rules that apply to rail companies, what causes derailments, and so much more. Take this opportunity to gain a better understanding of these catastrophes and what you can do if you were injured or lost someone you love.