Railroad Crossing Accidents

Accidents at railroad crossings almost always result in catastrophic injuries if not death. The effects of these accidents can be devastating for accident victims and families that have lost loved ones. If you believe railroad company or operator negligence was a factor in the accident, it is important to seek the advice of an experienced personal injury lawyer.

At Clark, Hunt, Ahern & Embry in Cambridge, we represent railroad accident victims and families throughout Massachusetts, pursuing full compensation for damages in personal injury and wrongful death lawsuits. To discuss your potential case with an attorney from our firm, call 617-494-1920 for a free initial consultation.

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Our lawyers work closely with each client, taking the time to learn about the railroad crossing accident in question and pursuing a legal strategy for meeting his or her individual needs and goals. We also consult with a network of highly respected experts so that we understand the full impact of an accident on our clients' lives. These professionals include physicians, rehabilitation specialists, accident reconstructionists and vocational therapists.

Common Causes of Railroad Accidents

When railroad companies fail to follow strict safety standards, the results are often tragic. Common causes of railroad accidents include:

  • Failure to properly maintain trains, tracks and other equipment
  • Defective or missing crossing guards
  • Overloaded, improperly loaded or hazardous cargo
Contact Clark, Hunt, Ahern & Embry

To schedule a free initial consultation with one of our Massachusetts railroad crossing accident lawyers, contact us. We take railroad injury cases on a contingency basis, charging no fee until we recover damages on your behalf.