NY Subway Accident Lawyer

In a busy place like New York City, the subway is the best mode of transportation for up to 4 million people each day. It becomes routine and familiar. You trust it to get you from point A to point B. You don’t expect to be harmed by it. That’s why subway accidents are particularly traumatizing for the hundreds of people injured or killed by them each year.

If you or a loved one has been injured in a subway accident, you are probably feeling a lot of different emotions, and have a lot of questions to go along with them. You may be unsure about what the best next step is, and perhaps wondering if you or your loved one should take legal action and hire a NY subway accident lawyer.

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Greenberg & Stein: call our NY Subway Accident Lawyer today.

When it comes to subway accidents, the victim has the right to take legal action. As a patron of the subway, you are owed a safe environment. It is the duty of the MTA (Metropolitan Transit Association) to take care of each and every passenger. You have rights as a subway user if you suffered from incidents on the subway.

Reasons to contact a NY Subway Accident Lawyer

  • Slip-and-fall or trip-and-fall–if a puddle of water or physical object in the subway station causes you to trip or slip.
  • Injury from a sudden stop–if the subway comes to a sudden stop and causes you to injure yourself.
  • Derailments–if the train derails and you are injured.
  • Collisions–if the train collides with something and you are injured.
  • Door injury–if you are caught or nicked by the doors as they close.

You can find out a bit more about negligence cases on this website. What it all comes down to is if the MTA’s or a subway worker’s negligence caused you to get hurt, you have a right to seek legal action. If you are unsure if your injury was due to negligence, it is always better to ask than to regret it later. At Greenberg & Stein, P.C., we are happy to help by giving you a consultation today.

When you come to Greenberg & Stein, P.C., your NY subway accident lawyers for legal counsel, you are coming to a renowned “Lead Counsel Rated Attorney” and are met with over five decades of collective experience. Our NY subway accident lawyers are familiar with the laws that apply to each individual case and how to effectively use them to achieve justice for you or your loved one. We even combat the subway system’s defense tactics by taking the following steps:

  • Conducting our own private investigation of the accident.
  • Preserving physical evidence from the accident.
  • Locating eyewitnesses.
  • Interviewing any subway employees involved.

This may be an extremely stressful time for you or your loved one, and legal action may be the last thing you want to think about. Unfortunately, there are deadlines to report injuries and file claims, and if you put it off for too long, you may wind up missing the deadline.

Even if you have an inkling of curiosity about taking legal action, you should follow that gut feeling immediately. At Greenberg & Stein, we are available 24/7 to talk and help with your subway accident injury. Call us at (212) 681-2535 if you are in New York City, or (888) 582-4236 if you are located elsewhere.

We firmly believe the person responsible for an injury should always be held accountable and pay the price for their actions. And as a victim, you are owed that justice. We will fight tirelessly to help you get it.

Our NYC Office Location: 360 Lexington Avenue, Suite 1501, New York, NY 10017

Call us: 888-411-3966

Email us anytime: seth@greenbergandstein.com