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Getting Help For Your FELA Lawsuit
Railroad work is not an easy gig. It involves significant strain, rapid motions, heavy lifting, and proximity to dangerous substances and toxins. Therefore, it should come as no surprise that accidents happen frequently and seriously. Though they may not be foreseen and can strike almost out of nowhere, their consequences can fall on you quickly and severely: large medical bills, lost wages, and long-term pain.
What can I do? This is a question we hear time and again from injured railroad workers. Their initial focus looks at for what and how much they can recover for, and for a discussion on that subject, click here . However, it is important to discuss what excellent legal representation can do for your and that is what we want to review right now:
What We Can Do For Your FELA Lawsuit?
There are a couple of key stages of every FELA case. Here is how we can help in each of them.
Pre-Trial: Preparing For Your FELA Case
Though it might be unexpected, you still need to act swiftly and decisively right after your accident to ensure that the compensation that you deserve does not vanish. Once important item that must be accomplished is fact and evidence gathering. A lot of information needs to be obtained about the circumstances of the incident such as the following: who was at the scene, what was the weather like, what equipment was being used, what were the manager’s instructions, etc.
Beyond the investigative work, there is a lot of legal research and filings that need to be made as well. Laws and cases need to be reviewed; case form and strategy must be chosen; and court procedures have to be satisfied. It is no easy feat to bring a lawsuit to trial and we can help you with each objective to ensure your best case goes through the courthouse doors.
Trial: Making Your Case
When most people imagine lawyers, they think of the back and forth repartee of the witty and handsome actors on screen. They do not think of the hours and hours of research and writing that goes into preparing motions and arguments. Similarly, they do not realize the administrative machine that must be erected to effectively handle client, court, and opposing counsel communications.
This is all okay because our lawyers completely understand and appreciate all of the intricacies and nuances to successful trial strategy. Delivering your case to the jury takes vast reserves persuasion, preparation, and resources. We can guarantee that you have what you need so that your FELA suit for railroad injuries does not go into court unprepared.
Post-Trial: Helping You Move On
Chances are, if you are in a courtroom, you are there only because you have to in order to seek the compensation you deserve following a railroad injury. Trials take time and energy. Plus, they are never easy. However, if you are successful in court or settlement, there still are some things that need to be done following the suit.
The opposing counsel may file certain post-trial motions or even ask for a new trial and these all need to be properly answered and dismissed. Also, there are several administrative items that need to be resolved especially if funds are to be dispersed. We can take all of the worry and hassle out of winding down lawsuits so that it is as pain-free as possible for you.
What We Promise You For Your FELA Case?
- We will not charge you for anything unless we are able to bring you a jury award or settlement amount that you are satisfied with.
- We will give you consistent access to our team of attorneys so that you are aware of and can appreciate every step of the trial/
- We will never represent any person or entity responsible for injuries similar to yours.
- We will put only our most experienced and qualified attorneys on your case so that it has the best chances at success as possible.
Want To Know How We Can Help In A FELA Case?
Call Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers if you have been involved in a railroad injury. We make sure railroad workers get the compensation that they need to get back to work after workplace accidents. We can help you too. Call our offices today and speak with someone from the Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers about what happened to you. We can guarantee you will get put back on a path to recovery.
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