- Car Accidents
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Truck Accidents
- Personal Injuries
An AmTrak train accident occurred when the train struck construction equipment outside of Philadelphia and derailed. Our client was in the bathroom at the time; her body was thrown into the air and struck all portions of the compartment. She sustained injuries to her lower back, including a spinal compression fracture, hip fracture, and constipation.
This women was 70 and had planned to enjoy several retirement activities. Instead, she saw a spine specialist and had physical therapy. She did not obtain surgery (as it was not specifically recommended), but she felt pain when bending over or getting out of a chair.
Train accidents — while less common than car accidents — often cause serious injuries and fatalities. Even a relatively minor accident can cause significant pain and suffering.
Our team was able to negotiate a train accident settlement of $240,000 from AmTrak’s insurance company. It was welcome relief for someone living on a fixed income who suddenly had an abundance of medical bills.
While local stay-at-home orders were fully in place and freeways were seeing a significant reduction in traffic, state officials were taking advantage of the situation by ramping up their roadwork projects. Road workers were able to work during the daylight hours instead of at nighttime, and were enjoying being able to close down long stretches […]
Delivery truck accidents, like a FedEx truck accident, can be very complicated as there are usually many different companies and people involved and accountable for the incident. Unfortunately, delivery truck drivers often have a great deal of pressure on them to deliver their packages quickly, which can lead to speeding, reckless driving, and dangerous situations. […]
With the state-wide stay-at-home order in full effect, our state freeway traffic is reduced significantly. The problem is that many of those who remain on the road are violating California basic speed law. In fact, according to the LA Times, the California Highway Patrol has reported an increase of over 87% in citations for motorists […]