Templeton Train Accident Attorneys

Templeton Train Accident Attorneys

When you’re involved in an accident, you don’t just want cold, emotionless legal answers – you want a team of people who are on your side and willing to fight for you. With a track record of helping accident victims pursue damages and get back on their feet, we’re here to do the same for you.   At Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, we have a history of helping victims fight for the compensation they deserve. Throughout the years, we have won more than $300 million in personal injury and wrongful death cases, a large portion of which has been in train accident cases. To speak to a member of our team, get started by giving us a call at 1-800-GO-HARRIS today  

Common Causes of Train Accidents in Templeton, California

At Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, our experienced team will thoroughly investigate your case to determine the underlying cause of the wreck.   Our train accident attorneys have discovered that some of the most common causes of collisions involve some combination of the following factors:  

  • Conductor fatigue  
  • Distracted driving 
  • Impaired driving 
  • Failure to keep a lookout or to check blind spots 
  • Defective parts 
  • Mechanical failures 

Who is Liable for a Train Accident?

Many different parties may be liable for a train crash. Our legal team will conduct a thorough investigation to uncover evidence of who – or what – caused the accident. By identifying the responsible party, we can work more directly toward pursuing compensation for your injuries.   Some examples of liable parties in a train wreck include: 

  • The business that owns and operates the train 
  • The business that owns and operates the tracks 
  • The business responsible for the maintenance of the train or tracks 
  • The business that manufactured, distributed, or sold any defective train or track parts 
  • Motorists or individuals trespassing on the tracks or railroad property 
  • The conductor or operator  

Seeking Compensation for Your Injuries

It is difficult to prove your case on your own. However, by working with an attorney experienced in handling the intricacies of liability in train accident cases, you will gain a partner and an advocate. Our personal injury lawyers are trained, skilled, and well-positioned to gather, analyze, and present the strongest evidence in support of your case.  Specifically, we will look for the following types of information before presenting a claim for damages to an insurer, a judge, or a jury: 

  • Your medical records 
  • Photographs of your injuries 
  • Photographs and/or diagrams of the accident scene 
  • Your financial records 
  • Receipts from any expenses you incurred 
  • Expert testimony 
  • Eyewitness testimony 

Discuss Your Case with a Templeton Train Accident Attorney.

At Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, our legal team will answer your questions, ensure you understand your rights, and devise a strategy to approach the claims process. We can handle each step of your train accident case, from gathering evidence to negotiating with an insurance carrier on your behalf  Call our 24-hour phone line at 1-800-GO-HARRIS or send us a message to schedule a complimentary case review. We will come to you if you cannot travel.