Chicago CTA & L Train Accidents Lawyer
If you live in Chicago and you need to get somewhere you might ride the L. The system provides over 100 miles of tracks throughout Chicago. If you’ve ridden the L, you know that sometimes maintenance and upkeep aren’t always at their highest levels. Accidents resulting in severe injury become more likely as service levels decrease. You or someone you know could be the next victim.
You can be injured by the train
1. On the Train: As a passenger, you expect to get where you are going without injury. Accidents can occur in a variety of ways. The bolts holding your seat could be loose, causing you to fall backward. If another passenger spills a beverage, you might accidentally slip and fall. If a door malfunctions, you could find an arm or leg trapped.
2. At the station: In one year, more than 40 million passengers will ride the L. Those turnstiles see a lot of wear and tear. If improperly maintained, sharp edges could result in deep cuts and numerous stitches. Poor lighting, uneven walkways and garbage can all result in a fall.
3. If the train hits you: Sudden crowd movements or hurried passengers can turn your ordinary day into a life threatening ordeal. recovery would come at a premium.
Willens Law Offices
When you ride a commuter train you should feel secure knowing that you will arrive to your destination without incident. When problems occur and you find yourself confronted with hospital visits and medical bills you should feel secure knowing that you have Willens Law Offices on your side. Our public transportation lawyers understand the dangers of the L. We know and understand the laws that are in place to protect you. We will fight to get you the compensation you deserve.
Contact an Accident Injury Attorney
When you call Willen Law Offices, you will get a dedicated specialist who will listen to your case and find solutions. If you or a loved has been sustained an injury on a commuter train, give Willens Law Offices a call. We offer a free initial consultation, where we will review your case and make recommendations. If you want the support of highly motivated and professional injury lawyer, you need Willens Law Offices.