Los Angeles Train Accident Attorneys
Have you been injured in a Metro Link, Metro Subway or Light-rail train accident? You may have a lawsuit.
According to the Federal Railroad Administration, more 3,000 fatal train accidents occur each year in the United States, leaving victims seriously injured or even dead. National statistics show that there is a train accident every two hours.
Train collisions are amongst the most dangerous types of transportation accidents. These types of accidents can involve freight or passenger train, locomotives, subways or other local commuter trains. The lack of safety restraints for passengers and the speed at which the passenger cars travel is a recipe for a disaster in the event of an accident.
The Los Angeles train accident attorneys at the Law Offices of Samer Habbas have extensive experience in helping train accident victims recover the full compensation they are entitled to under the law. We have the passion, experience and financial resources to successfully handle and lead complex cases involved the complicated laws that govern train and railroad collisions.
5 Common Causes of Truck Accidents
Most truck accidents are caused by the negligent or reckless actions of the truck driver or trucking company. Orange County Truck Accident Attorney at the Law Offices of Samer Habbas will work hard to ensure that all parties who caused the accident are held liable for your injuries.
Below are some common causes of truck accidents:
- Driver fatigue
- Drunk driving
- Improper maintenance of the truck
- Hazardous road conditions
- Inclement weather
- Overloaded trucks or trailers
- Aggressive driving
No matter what caused your truck accident, serious personal injuries, such as brain injuries, broken or fractured bones, spinal cord injuries, soft tissue injuries, or even wrongful death may result. With the assistance of an experienced Orange County truck accident lawyer, you can be confident that you will get the treatment you need and the compensation that you and your family deserve.
What To Do After a Truck Accident
The immediate steps you take after a truck accident may significantly affect the outcome of your personal injury claim against the liable parties. Our Orange County truck accident attorney understand that it may be difficult to know what to do and who to contact after a truck accident. Our attorneys advise truck accident victims to consider the following important steps:
- Get the important information for any party to the accident, including name, telephone, address, driver’s license information, and insurance information. You should also get the information of any witnesses to the scene of the accident.
- Call the police to the scene of accident and request them to prepare a report.
- Take pictures of the accident scene, if possible
- Avoid talking to the insurance agent or providing a recorded statement.
Contact an Experienced Orange County Truck Accident Attorney
If you or a loved one has suffered serious truck accident injuries, contact the Law Offices of Samer Habbas. We specialize in handling truck accident cases, and have the necessary experience to help you recover your lost wages, medical expenses and any other costs associated with your accident. We will aggressively pursue your claim to ensure that you are rightfully compensated for your injuries.
Please call us at 1-949-556-4369 to discuss your case with an expert Los Angeles whiplash injury attorney or you can fill out our free consultation form.