Birmingham Conductor Error Lawyers
Being involved in a train accident can lead to serious injury or even death. Train accidents also can cause serious property damage. Unfortunately, many of the train accidents that occur in the United States annually are caused by preventable conductor errors.
If you have been the victim of a train conductor’s negligence or recklessness, you may be able to win financial compensation in a lawsuit. To learn more about your legal options in this situation, contact the Birmingham conductor error lawyers of Yearout & Traylor, P.C., by calling 205.414.8160.
Examples of Conductor Error
There are many different errors that can render the conductor liable for the damage done during the accident. Some of these errors include:
- Failure to observe the speed limit
- Failure to observe the proper weight limits when crossing bridges
- Failure to honk horn when there is a potential collision impending
- Failure to pay adequate attention to the radio communication, signals and track switching orders
- Being intoxicated while operating the train
If you have reason to believe that the train conductor involved in your accident made any of these errors, you may be able to pursue financial compensation to offset both the tangible and intangible costs associated with your accident.
To learn more about your legal options as the victim of a train accident, contact us today. At Yearout & Traylor, P.C., we are committed to fighting vigorously to protect our clients’ rights and interests. To discuss your case with an experienced Birmingham conductor error lawyer today, call 205.414.8160.