Category Archives: Railroad Worker Injuries

Defending Injured Florida Railroad Workers

Defending Injured Florida Railroad Workers

At Morgenstern & Herd, PLLC, we have spent years defending injured Florida railroad workers and their families. Our injury attorneys will fight to recover full compensation for anyone who has been injured while working on a train or railroad. Defending Injured Florida Railroad Workers | Common Injuries We also represent passengers, bystanders, and motor vehicle […]

Questions About Railroad Accident Compensation

Questions About Railroad Accident Compensation

If you have been injured while on a train—either as a passenger or as a railroad employee—you will probably have a lot of questions about railroad accident compensation. Contact our experienced Tampa personal injury attorneys today to schedule a free consultation and case evaluation. Am I Covered by the FELA if My Injury Occurs During […]

Compensation for Injured Railroad Employees

Compensation for Injured Railroad Employees

Compensation for Injured Railroad Employees If you are a railroad employee who has recently been injured on the job in Tampa, Florida, then you may be wondering if you are eligible for compensation. Here are some important things to know about compensation for injured railroad employees. Compensation for Injured Railroad Employees | FELA The Federal Employees […]

How FELA Protects Railroad Workers

How FELA Protects Railroad Workers

How FELA Protects Railroad Workers If you have recently been seriously hurt on the job, you may be wondering how FELA protects railroad workers and if it will be of benefit to you. Our Tampa personal injury lawyers detail what you need to know. How FELA Protects Railroad Workers | Am I Covered by FELA? […]

Federal Employers Liability Act Questions

Federal Employers Liability Act Questions

Federal Employers Liability Act Questions Were you seriously hurt while working on railroads? Our Tampa lawyer answers your Federal Employers Liability Act questions. Federal Employers Liability Act Questions | Am I Covered? Oftentimes a railroader who is on the job or even off the job comes into the office and asks whether or not he’s […]

Injured Railroad Workers

Injured Railroad Workers

Injured Railroad Workers If you have been hurt on the job at a railroad, you may be feeling intense pain along with the worry that you cannot provide for yourself or your family. These concerns are huge, and our lawyers experienced in defending injured railroad workers are here to help you get the compensation that […]

Injured Railroad Worker Rights

Injured Railroad Worker Rights Tampa Personal Injury Lawyers Attorney

Injured Railroad Worker Rights If you have been injured on a railroad site on the job, you may be feeling angry. There is some coverage for an injured railroad worker. Injured Railroad Worker Rights | FELA Coverage Oftentimes a railroader who is on the job or even off the job comes into the office and […]

4 Ways Railroad Injuries Differ

4 Ways Railroad Injuries Differ

4 Ways Railroad Injuries Differ Jobs that inherently require travel, such as those for the railroad, airlines, and public transportation, can be in a class all their own. While some of us do largely sedentary work and others are on their feet for a few hours at a time, a bus driver may find him- […]

If I am Injured on a Job in Tampa as a Railroad Worker, What Damage Coverage Can I Seek?

If I am Injured on a Job in Tampa as a Railroad Worker, What Damage Coverage Can I Seek? If you are injured on a job as a railroad worker in Tampa, FL you can collect damages for your medical bills, your wage loss and also what we call non-economic damages. Those include pain and […]

As a Railroad Worker in Florida, Why am I not Covered under Workers Compensation on the Job?

As a Railroad Worker in Florida, Why am I not Covered under Workers Compensation on the Job? As a railroad worker in Florida injured on the job, you are not eligible for worker’s compensation because there is a federal statute that has been in effect since approximately 1905 called the federal employer’s liability act. It […]