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20 Myths About Railroad Injuries Compensation: Debunked

Railroad Injuries Litigation If you or a loved one was injured in a train crash, you may be entitled to compensation. These damages can cover past and future medical expenses as well as lost earnings, permanent disability, disfigurement and lost wages. FELA (Federal Employers' Liability Act) is a federal law protecting railroad workers. It provides monetary compensation for injuries and pain that are not covered by the state workers' compensation laws. Prompt Reporting An injury claim that is not reported could have a significant impact on an employee's capability to receive medical treatment. NCCI research shows that the longer an employee's injury is not reported, the greater the chance that it will remain unpaid. Railroads have a responsibility to ensure that their employ...