Railroad Crossing Accidents
Were You Hit By A Train At An Unguarded Crossing?
Railroad companies are required by law to ensure that road crossings are well marked and safe for traffic. Unfortunately, many people are seriously injured and killed every year at unsafe crossings. A series of Supreme Court rulings over the past several years, however, has come down on the side of railroad management. As such winning a fair settlement for negligence is becoming increasingly difficult.
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Shamberg, Johnson & Bergman is one of the Kansas City region's prominent personal injury law firms representing injury victims and the families of wrongful death victims throughout the central plains states. Our attorneys have earned highest recognition for our trial innovations, commitment and focus on our clients' needs.
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"Unmarked railroad crossings are among the most dangerous places on our roads. Railroads are negligent when a crossing arm doesn't work or warning signals fail to sound." — Partner, John Parisi
We represent injury victims and families of wrongful death victims in railroad accident injury claims, such as:
- Crossing alarm failure
- Crossing gate failure
- Train derailment
- Train engineer negligence
- Passenger injuries
- Failure to sound horn
- Obstructed line of sight
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Over the next several weeks and months, you will be working closely with your attorney. You will have questions you need answered right away and legal options that need to be clearly explained. Our responsiveness and integrity have helped Shamberg, Johnson & Bergman be one of the area's most successful personal injury and wrongful death law firms for 60 years. We honestly care about helping you get the resources your family needs until your case is resolved.
Contact us to discuss your train accident injury or wrongful death case today. We represent clients throughout Missouri, Kansas, Iowa, Oklahoma and Nebraska.
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