Public transportation is absolutely essential in a massive metropolis like Chicago. Trains and buses get us to work and back, and out on the weekends – usually quickly, conveniently and more cheaply than driving. However, “el” trains, commuter railroads and buses can be hazardous places. Of course, the city and transportation companies make every effort to ensure the safety of all passengers, but high speeds, derailment accidents, and sudden stops can all result in serious injuries and even fatalities.
If you or a loved one has been injured on the CTA, Metra or any other Illinois transpiration system, speak today with the experienced accident attorneys of Malman Law.
Passengers on Illinois public transit systems are required by law to receive to utmost care. Still, train conductors who drive under the influence, inspectors who fail to notice critical malfunctions, maintenance crews who do sub-standard work, and companies that don’t make the right decisions can put literally hundreds of lives in jeopardy.