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Train Accidents and Injury
Fortunately, train accidents do not happen very often, but when theydo, they can be extremely catastrophic, which is obvio...
Any time a train collides with a victim, the possibility of serious injury ordeath is very high. Damages suffered by a tra...
Each year, about 15,000 train accidents occur. The following are somecommon causes for train accidents:Common causes for t...
How to Jump from a Moving TrainHow to survive a train accidentIf you have time, wait for the train to slow as it rounds a...
Jump perpendicular to the train, leaping as far away from the train asyou can.Cover and protect your head with your hand...
If you or a loved one has been affected by a train wreck, you will need anexperienced lawyer. A good personal injury lawye...
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Common causes of train accidents

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These train accident cases can be extremely complicated because responsibility is often denied by railroad companies, particularly at railroad crossings. If you or a loved one has been affected by a train wreck, you will need an experienced lawyer. A good personal injury lawyer will be able to handle the technical issues of the case. Visit: http://alabama.attorney-group.com/train-accident/

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Common causes of train accidents

  1. 1. Train Accidents and Injury
  2. 2. Fortunately, train accidents do not happen very often, but when theydo, they can be extremely catastrophic, which is obvious in looking atpictures of a train crash. Due to their weight, mass and force, anything in atrain’s path is in grave danger.Overview
  3. 3. Any time a train collides with a victim, the possibility of serious injury ordeath is very high. Damages suffered by a train accident victim can bedevastating.Overview
  4. 4. Each year, about 15,000 train accidents occur. The following are somecommon causes for train accidents:Common causes for train accidentsMalfunctioning train signals or lightsFailing mechanicsInadequate maintenance of the trackSafety gates not in placeCrossings that are unprotectedNegligence by the conductorTrain or parts that are defective
  5. 5. How to Jump from a Moving TrainHow to survive a train accidentIf you have time, wait for the train to slow as it rounds a bend inthe tracks.Stuff blankets, clothing, or seat cushions underneath your clothes.Wear a thick or rugged jacket if possible.Pick your landing spot before you jump. The ideal spot will berelatively soft and free of obstructions. Avoid trees, bushes, and, ofcourse, rocks.Get as low to the floor as possible, bending your knees so youcan leap away from the train car.
  6. 6. Jump perpendicular to the train, leaping as far away from the train asyou can.Cover and protect your head with your hands and arms, and roll like alog when you land. Do not try to land on your feet. Keep your bodystraight and try to land so all parts of your body hit the ground at thesame time—you will absorb the impact over a wider area.How to survive a train accident
  7. 7. If you or a loved one has been affected by a train wreck, you will need anexperienced lawyer. A good personal injury lawyer will be able to handle thetechnical issues of the case. Click HERE to contact personal injury lawyer.

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