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Railroad Worker Injury Law Lawyers In New Edinburg Arkansas

New Edinburg (also New Edinburgh) is an unincorporated community in Cleveland County, Arkansas, United States. It is located at near 33°45′26″N 92°14′19″W / 33.75722°N 92.23861°W / 33.75722; -92.23861Coordinates: 33°45′26″N 92°14′19″W / 33.75722°N 92.23861°W / 33.75722; -92.23861, at an elevation of 292 feet (89 m). It is the location of, or the nearest community to, three historic sites listed on the National Register of Historic Places: Attwood-Hopson House, on the north side of Arkansas Highway 8 Barnett-Attwood House, northeast of New Edinburg New Edinburg Commercial Historic District, on Arkansas Highway 8

What is railroad worker injury law?

Railroad worker injuries are covered under the Federal Employees Liability Act which requires that a railroad maintains their fleet, ensuring that their trains are in good working order and free of defects. If a railroad does not comply with these standards, they may be liable for injuries to their workers. Damages railroad workers may receive include medical treatments, present and future lost wages and mental trauma. An injury on the railway can range from a minor sprain to a spinal injury so severe that it leads to death. Some of the most common injuries that affect railway workers are head trauma, knee injuries, back injuries, neck injuries, carpal tunnel syndrome, brain trauma or spinal cord injuries. The Federal Employees Liability Act protects railroad workers and others as diverse as clerical employees whose day-to-day functions do not directly involve trains or outdoor activity.

Answers to railroad worker injury law issues in Arkansas

In certain kinds of cases, lawyers charge what is called a contingency fee. Instead of billing by the hour, the...

Train accident injuries are not limited to catastrophic events such as train collisions. Trains are federally...