Maryland Train Accident Lawyers
Offices in Bowie, Frederick, Lexington Park, Prince Frederick & Waldorf
Whether you have sustained considerable injuries or lost a loved one in a Maryland train accident, there may be a way for you to recover your losses and secure a better future. A good first step is to reach out to a knowledgeable personal injury attorney for legal assistance before the statute of limitations expires for your case and you surrender your right to pursue compensation for your injuries and damages.
At Alpert Schreyer Poe, LLC, we fight hard to get our clients the compensation they need to pay off medical bills, make up for lost wages, and get help for their pain and suffering. Whether your case goes to settlement or trial, we will be there to help ensure that you get the best settlement or judgment possible.
Feel free to call us at (301) 812-4777 if you have any questions or concerns.
How Can I Win My Train Accident Case?
As the victim in a train accident case, you will be expected to provide proof of the train company’s liability. In other words, you will have to establish that the actions of the train operator or company contributed to a preventable accident. Now how exactly do you go about this?
In any suit brought against a public transportation entity, it is necessary to prove that the entity was negligent. Whether it is the negligence of train operators, negligence in ensuring that computer operating systems are working without error, or negligence in properly maintaining and/or updating train equipment, train accidents are often caused because all necessary precautions and safety issues were not addressed prior to the train’s usage. A knowledgeable Maryland train accident attorney can assist you through this complicated and difficult process.
Supporting Your Case
By conducting a thorough investigation of your case, your attorney should be able to yield evidence that will form the backbone of your legal argument.
Depending on the circumstances which led to the accident, you may be able to establish the following:
- Computerized signal systems failed
- Improperly maintained train tracks threw the train off course
- Outdated railcars or other equipment necessary for the train’s proper and most efficient operation malfunctioned
- Faulty train signals placed one train directly in the path of another
- Operator was distracted or inattentive
Contact Us Today
If you have been injured or have had a loved one injured or killed due to a Washington, D.C. or Maryland train accident and are ready to consider the legal aspects of your loss, please contact the knowledgeable personal injury lawyers at Alpert Schreyer Poe today. Our lawyers stand ready to start you down the path of recovery.
He got the results I needed.- Former Client
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You saved my life from potentially devastating consequences.- K.K.
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We have over 30 years of experience serving injured clients across Maryland and DC.
Concierge Level of Service
We are willing to visit injury victims at their homes if they are severely injured or bereaved.
No Upfront Fees
We are so confident in our abilities that we do not charge a legal fee unless you receive compensation.
We are not afraid to battle any party, whether big or small, both in and out of the courtroom.
We commit to staying up-to-date on the latest developments in Maryland injury law.
We have a sterling reputation in the community & among our peers in the legal field.