FELA Coverage: Before or After I Punch In or Out of Work?

September 18, 2023

As railroad workers, we understand that the job comes with its own set of risks and challenges. Accidents and injuries can happen at any time, whether during work hours or even when you’re just about to start or finish your shift. If you’ve been injured while working on the railroad, it’s essential to know your… Read more »

A Contractor for My Railroad Caused My Injury. Does FELA Still Apply?

September 04, 2023

In the bustling world of railroads, countless workers put their lives on the line daily to keep this essential mode of transportation running smoothly. Unfortunately, accidents can happen, and when they do, the consequences can be devastating for the workers involved.  The Federal Employers Liability Act (FELA) was enacted in 1908 to protect railroad workers’… Read more »

What Do I Say if the Claims Personnel Wants My Statement?

August 21, 2023

After two decades of a career on the tracks, John’s life took an unexpected turn when he experienced a severe railroad injury. The physical trauma was just the beginning, as he found himself plunged into the intimidating world of railroad law and settlements. His life shifted from railroad work to seeking legal justice. Facing an… Read more »

I’m Suing the Railroad. Where Will My FELA Lawsuit Take Place?

August 07, 2023

Railroad workers play a crucial role in keeping our transportation systems running smoothly, but their job comes with inherent risks. If you are a railroad employee who has suffered an injury on the job due to employer negligence, you may be entitled to compensation under the Federal Employers Liability Act (FELA). However, pursuing a FELA… Read more »

FELA Statute of Limitations

June 19, 2023

In an era marked by rapid industrial advancements and a heightened focus on workers’ rights, understanding the legal protections available to individuals is crucial. This is especially true for railroad employees who work in an industry fraught with potential hazards.  The Federal Employers’ Liability Act (FELA) was established over a century ago to protect railroad… Read more »

What Are the Four Types of Past and Future Damages Covered Under FELA?

June 05, 2023

Every day, railroad workers put themselves at risk to keep our trains running smoothly and on time. Unfortunately, accidents happen, and when they do, the Federal Employers Liability Act (FELA) is a crucial tool that provides compensation for injured railroad employees. Understanding the intricacies of FELA, including the types of damages covered under FELA, is… Read more »

Getting Familiar With the FELA Claims Process

May 22, 2023

In the world of railroad work, the risk of accidents and injuries is a constant companion. For those facing such circumstances, the Federal Employers Liability Act (FELA) provides a legal recourse to seek compensation. Understanding the FELA claims process is essential for every railroad employee. Armed with this knowledge, one can navigate the legal landscape… Read more »

What Damages Are Recoverable Under FELA?

May 08, 2023

If you are a railroad worker, it’s vital to understand the Federal Employers Liability Act (FELA) and what it means for you. FELA is not just another piece of legislation; it’s a key to the safety net that shields you when you’re injured on the job as a railroad worker. But how, exactly, does this… Read more »

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