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Railroad Negligent Hiring

Working around trains is dangerous work requiring a high level of skill and caution. When railroad employees do not take the proper precautions while performing their jobs, they are taking significant risks with their lives, their co-workers’ lives, and the safety of innocent bystanders. Railroad companies have an important responsibility to hire and keep workers who are capable of meeting the strict demands of this field.

If you or a loved one has been injured due to a railroad company’s failure to properly screen their new workers, you could be able to pursue legal action. Jacksonville railroad company negligent hiring lawyer Don Guthrie will work hard to build and pursue your case. Call us at 904-296-1088.

The Importance of Responsible Hiring

Of course, railroad companies cannot predict the future when hiring new workers. However, there are reasonable steps they can take to reduce the chances of major accidents caused by worker incompetence. A few steps that responsible railroad employers will take include:

  • Checking job applicants’ backgrounds for related criminal convictions
  • Ensuring that all employees hired have the required qualifications for the job
  • Disciplining dangerous or illegal behavior in the workplace

In the painful aftermath of a train accident, it can be difficult to sort through the series of events and errors that led up to the incident. Our qualified and experienced Jacksonville railroad negligent hiring attorneys have the resources and knowledge required to get to the bottom of your case.

Contact Us

Jacksonville railroad company negligence lawyer Don Guthrie is committed to helping the victims of negligent actions. To schedule an initial consultation, contact our offices today at 904-296-1088.

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