Firm Partner Stephen J. Murphy noted, "Our law firm knows first hand the devastating injuries a train collision can cause to anyone involved. Our thoughts are with those injured in this frightening June 4th LIRR collision."
New York, NY (PRWEB) June 10, 2013
Train accident attorneys Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP (http://www.blockotoole.com/Attorneys/) are following a frightening train collision that occurred on the tracks of the Long Island Rail Road on Tuesday, June 4, 2013. As reported by Newsday in their June 4, 2013 article titled "2 LIRR workers injured in work train collision", which was orginally pusblished by the Associated Press and is linked below, two Long Island Rail Road workers have been hospitalized and three others injured after three work trains collided just west of the Hicksville station.
The accident involved three very large individual track cars. The cause of the crash remains under investigation but it is believed that one train rear-ended another sending it crashing into a third train, according to Newsday.
Whenever a train is involved in a accident there is a great likelihood that people can be seriously injured. Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP is a New York personal injury law firm that has the experience necessary to help a train collision victim. For instance, the firm helped a train accident victim recover a $3,925,000 settlement on January 30, 2013 after he had been injured in a collision with a locomotive. That lawsuit proceeded under Index Number: 24083/2010 in New York State Supreme Court, Queens County. For more detail about that case, which was handled by firm Partner Stephen J. Murphy, click here: http://www.blockotoole.com/Verdicts-Settlements/3-925-000-Settlement-for-Injured-Good-Samaritan-in-Locomotive-Tractor-Trailer-Collision-at-Railroad-Crossing.shtml.
Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP, one of New York's premier personal injury law firms, has a long history of helping the seriously injured. The fact that the firm has recovered more than half a billion dollars in verdicts and settlements (http://www.blockotoole.com/Verdicts-Settlements/) speaks volumes about the tenacity and commitment of its personal injury trial lawyers.
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