Between fuel costs, day-to-day bills, and rush hour traffic, many people seek alternative modes of transportation as a way to improve their commute experience. From the bustling downtown area of Phoenix to the hot nightlife scenes of Tempe, the light rail is a popular method of public transportation. There also some parts of Phoenix and Mesa where trains still run through the city. While these trains certainly serve an important function and provide a convenient service to the people of the Valley, they can also be a significant hazard. Although they are few and far between, train accidents can and do happen, and these accident injuries can be serious. Our train accident lawyers in Mesa, AZ have the experience necessary to handle your case, defend your rights, and get you the compensation you deserve.
Professional Lawyers Who Understand Accidents with Trains
Skousen, Gulbrandsen & Patience, PLC’s train accident attorneys in Mesa have the expertise to navigate not only the city and state laws, but federal laws as well. While the light rail is restricted to certain parts of the Phoenix area, other trains may cross state lines. This means they fall under federal jurisdiction and come with a completely new assortment of laws and regulations. Luckily for you, we are well versed in personal injury and train accident cases. As your go-to accident attorneys in Mesa, we fight hard to ensure that your rights are protected. We know what to look for to establish liability and enforce your claims.
There are several situations that can lead to train accidents and personal injuries, but the most common among them are:
- Poorly designed or constructed railroad crossings
- Limited vision
- Malfunctioning warning equipment, such as lights, bells or crossing arms
- Obstructions on the railroad tracks
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Skousen, Gulbrandsen & Patience, PLC has a team of tenacious attorneys that deal with a wide variety of injury cases. We know how to navigate Arizona and federal laws to guide you through the entire process from start to finish.
"Jess was amazing. He instantly put my mind at ease on the handling of my case. If you want great results and to deal with great people, Jess Gulbrandsen is who you need to see after a car accident."Todd, Client
"I got into a real bad roll-over, and they did everything to their ability to get me what was right. I just want to give a huge thanks to Chris and Ria for all the wonderful help and time that they put into my case, as it was a long one."Matt, Client
"My experience with Skousen, Gulbrandsen & Patience has been nothing short of amazing... I recommend Skousen, Gulbrandsen & Patience to all my friends and family."Rusty, Client
A Record of ResultsWe have recovered millions of dollars for injured clients throughout Arizona and are proud members of the prestigious Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
Experience on Your SideFounded in 1961, we are among the oldest firms in the East Valley, proudly serving injured clients in our communities for 60 years.
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When you hire our firm, you will work with one attorney from start to finish, ensuring that your representation is intimately familiar with the details of your case.