Collisions with Trains
Auto accidents with other cars may be devastating, but the effects of a collision may escalate tremendously when an individual collides with a train. Since trains cross roads in some areas, they have been known to collide with cars parked on or near the railroad crossing.
Train collisions may cause serious injury or death. If you or someone you love was injured in a train – automobile collision, contact the Rhinelander train accident lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® at 800-242-2874.
Avoiding Train Collisions
Many times, drivers can easily avoid potentially deadly collisions with trains. Some tips for avoiding a harmful train collision are:
- Observe all warning signs
- Do not try to outrun railroad crossing barriers
- Look both ways before crossing railroad tracks
- Never stop on tracks
While practicing these safety tips may save you from serious injury or even death, sometimes train collisions are unavoidable. Broken train crossing systems or missing signs may mislead you, and you may become the victim of a collision with a train.
When signs and systems are missing and broken, the city government in charge of maintaining these safety features may be liable for your injuries, which may mean that you are entitled to financial compensation.
Train collisions exceptionally dangerous since they are much larger than passenger automobiles. If you or your loved one was injured when a train collided with your car, the Rhinelander train collision attorneys of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® may be able to help you. Contact us at 800-242-2874 for more information.