The Federal Employers Liability Act, or FELA, is a 1908 law that protects railroad workers, from Amtrak engineers to EL train conductors
Chicago, IL (PRWEB) October 6, 2009
The Chicago attorneys of Seidman Law Offices have launched two new websites to inform Illinois residents of the law firm's practice in the areas of FELA and railroad injury claims as well as civil rights litigation. The Seidman attorneys are established personal injury lawyers who now offer details about the full scope of their practice. Seidman Law Offices seeks to improve its accessibility through this enhanced presence on the Internet.
"The Federal Employers Liability Act, or FELA, is a 1908 law that protects railroad workers, from Amtrak engineers to EL train conductors," founding partner Steven J. Seidman explained. "To get properly compensated for your injuries you should engage an experienced Chicago FELA lawyer," he added. Seidman Law Offices is also familiar with the laws that provide relief to train passengers, pedestrians, and vehicle drivers who are injured in train accidents. The firm's legal practice in railroad injury litigation is discussed in detail at the new Seidman Law Offices FELA law website.
Seidman Law Offices also practices civil rights law in Chicago. "We pursue claims if your civil rights have been abused," Mr. Seidman said. "You have the right to protection of your speech and religion under the First Amendment, and the right to protection from unlawful search and seizure under the Fourth Amendment," he continued. The Illinois law practice also handles police brutality cases and wrongful conviction reversals. More information about the firm's work in civil rights law can be found at the new Seidman Law Offices civil rights law website.
Seidman Law Offices continues to offer representation for a full range of personal injury claims, including car accidents, construction accidents, catastrophic injuries, medical malpractice, unsafe premises, defective products, nursing home negligence, birth injuries, wrongful death, and workers compensation.
About the Firm
Seidman Law Offices is a Chicago personal injury law firm whose lawyers have been serving the needs of personal injury clients since 1986. Attorneys Steven J. Seidman and Christopher D. Freeman have more than 30 years collective experience handling personal injury claims. A main area of their practice is FELA and railroad accidents, representing injured automobile drivers, railway passengers, pedestrians, firemen, conductors, engineers. Seidman Law Offices also handles civil rights complaints, from discrimination and harassment to hate crimes and police brutality.