What Should You Do After A Car Accident?

Jacksonville Railroad Mechanical Defect Attorney

Many of us have ridden on a train or stopped at a railroad crossing without any concerns. We trust that train conductors will observe safety laws, and that there will be no problem. Unfortunately, a serious train accident or a collision with a private car can be caused by a mechanical defect or malfunction. Just a few examples of such errors include:

  • Broken or defective brakes
  • Insufficiently secured or contained cargo
  • Poorly maintained wheels or tracks
  • Inadequately secured passenger cars

Determining Responsibility for a Train Accident

After a train crash, it can be difficult to work out who exactly should be held responsible for victims’ pain and suffering. Did the manufacturers use a poor design or make an important mistake during construction? Or did the accident happen because train operators failed to correctly check and maintain their equipment?

It can take a long time for these issues to be worked out in court, and in the meantime innocent people are struggling to recover from serious injuries while facing staggering medical bills. This is why it is so important to have a knowledgeable and dedicated Jacksonville personal injury attorney there to review the details of your case and argue for your rights.

How a Jacksonville Train Accident Lawyer Can Help

A good attorney can review the details of your case to determine who is responsible for the injuries you or your loved one has suffered. He or she can then construct the best case for you, and argue persuasively for your rights in court.

To speak with a Jacksonville railroad mechanical defect attorney, contact the offices of Don Guthrie, PA, at 904-296-1088.

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