Philadelphia Injury Lawyers Fight for Maximum Restitution for Victims of Mass Transit Accidents
Tenacious advocacy for travelers throughout Southeast Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey
One of the primary means of transportation for millions of residents throughout Pennsylvania and neighboring states is through the use of public transit. Buses, trains, ferries and subway lines are a mainstay for many people. Unfortunately, mass transit accidents occur all too often and can lead to serious injuries and even death. At McCann & Wall, LLC, our Philadelphia personal injury lawyers have handled numerous mass transit cases and have helped victims and families obtain full and fair compensation for injuries and lost wages.
Comprehensive legal representation for all types of mass transit accidents
According to the United States Department of Transportation, there are thousands of accidents involving modes of public transportation each year. The most common types of mass transit accidents include:
Each of these modes of transportation present their own dangers if negligently operated, repaired or maintained. Specifically, in 2013 there were:
- 250 aviation accident injuries
- 8,704 railroad and train accident injuries
- 128 passenger and industrial ferry accidents
- 24,622 transit railway passenger and employee injuries
- 23,000 bus accident injuries
Regardless of what mode of transportation was involved in your accident, you may be able to recover significant damages for your medical expenses, lost wages and pain and suffering. Contact our skilled Philadelphia mass transit accident lawyers today for more information.
Reliable legal resources and guidance for both public transportation passengers and employees
Our Philadelphia accident lawyers help both passengers and employees suffering from injuries caused by a mass transit accident. Public transportation companies have a duty to provide both a safe working environment for employees and safe traveling environment for passengers. Negligent operating conditions and failure to maintain and repair transit vessels are dangerous and contribute to thousands of accidents each year. Our attorneys ensure your case is handled efficiently and within all respective statutes of limitation. We work with all parties involved to negotiate a fair settlement or litigate your case in court when negotiations fail to achieve a fair result. Public transportation is a vital part of many people’s lives and is often used without incident. However, when accidents happen, you don’t have to face the legal hurdles alone, trust our team to stand by you every step of the way.
Premier Philadelphia Mass Transit Accident Lawyers at McCann & Wall, LLC are your most Powerful Allies when Seeking Compensation for Injuries
Mass transit accidents are an unfortunate reality for many people. At McCann & Wall, LLC, our Philadelphia motor vehicle accident lawyers routinely help victims of all types of public transportation accidents secure significant damages. To meet with one of our accident attorneys at our Philadelphia office, call 215-569-8488 or contact us online. We also serve clients throughout Delaware and New Jersey.