Hurt In A Subway Accident? Talk To Us.

Transportation companies, including the MBTA, pursuant to Massachusetts state law and federal law, are considered "common carriers" and held to heightened standards of care. In general, the utmost care, diligence, and vigilance must be practiced in transporting patrons. Our lawyers at Wood & Gresham, P.C., can help if you or a loved one has been injured in an MBTA accident.

Contact our Franklin subway accident attorneys at Wood & Gresham, P.C., for a free consultation.

There are countless examples of when this standard is violated, causing serious injuries and wrongful fatalities, including:

  • MBTA train collisions with other vehicles
  • Trolley accidents, ferry accidents
  • MBTA train and bus pedestrian accidents
  • Negligent maintenance of the railway, trains, buses, and premises
  • Inadequate security on platforms, stops, and on trains, buses
  • Sudden and unexpected train movements and stops jolting passengers
  • Failure to warn of hazards on premises, vehicles, etc.
  • Negligent design of railways
  • Inadequate of nonexistent traffic signs or lights warning other vehicles of oncoming trains
  • Derailment due to lack of track maintenance, conductor negligence, or mechanical failure
  • Conductor fatigue, talking on phone, texting, etc.
  • Speeding of trains, buses, commuter rail, etc.
  • Cargo spills of hazardous materials

Contact Our Wrentham And Foxborough Train And Bus Injury Attorneys

Call 508-384-2008 to contact Wood & Gresham, P.C., to discuss your legal options if you or your family member has been injured or killed due to someone's negligence. We offer free consultations and can travel to meet you at your home. Let us use our unique experience to get the compensation you deserve. Our reputation often leads to favorable settlements for our clients.