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Subway Accidents - New York City Lawyer Who Fights For Injury Victims

Manhattan subway accident attorneys at Jonathan C. Reiter Law Firm, PLLC consistently win big cases

New York City subway accidents typically result in serious injuries or fatalities. When these mass transit accidents happen, it's important to take action promptly to hold the at-fault individual or entity accountable. That's why it's critical you contact us if you or a loved one were injured or killed in a NYC subway accident.

At Jonathan C. Reiter Law Firm, PLLC , our experienced New York City subway accident attorneys have dedicated their careers to fighting for the rights of injury victims and relatives of subway accident fatalities.

Each subway accident is unique, which is why we tailor our legal strategy to suit your specific needs. This hands-on approach frequently produces sizeable verdicts and settlements for our clients. We're proud of our case results, and we're eager to work with you. Contact us today.

What are the common causes of subway accidents?

Jonathan C. Reiter is a skilled and experienced New York subway accident lawyer who knows how to help his clients file and win cases against the NYC Transit Authority. A subway accident can stem from a variety of circumstances, including:

  • Operator negligence
  • Turn style injuries
  • Electrocutions
  • Closing Doors
  • Sudden Stops
  • Subway car crashes
  • Negligent security
  • Broken stairs or platforms
  • Broken escalators
  • Electrical malfunctions
  • Broken or malfunctioning equipment
  • Failure to maintain subway car, platform, or station
  • Poor lighting
  • Wet, snowy, or slippery floors
  • Obstructed walkways
  • Failure to post warning signs

Who investigates subway accidents in New York City?

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigates subway accidents in New York City. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) also investigates these complicated cases in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, the Bronx and rest of the New York.

Even so, don't simply rely on these agencies. Make sure you have someone personally investigating your subway accident - a legal advocate who is looking out for your best interests. Make sure you hire us. We have years of experience and a comprehensive understanding of New York's laws. We know how to get results.

Why should I hire New York City subway accident attorney Jonathan C. Reiter?

With over 30 years of experience in personal injury law, attorney Reiter has the background necessary to handle even the most complex injury and accident cases. At Jonathan C. Reiter Law Firm, PLLC , you can expect to receive one-on-one attention and unrelenting representation and dedication.

Our lawyers take our responsibilities as your New York subway accident attorney very seriously. This means we will exhaust all possible means to ensure you receive a settlement that more than compensates for your past and future medical expenses and financial hardship.

In one particular case, we secured our client, a homeless mentally ill person, $1 million. Our client fell onto the subway tracks and was struck by an oncoming train as she was attempting to climb back onto the platform, causing devastating injuries. We were able to show that the train engineer was entering the station at an excessive rate of speed and would have had time to stop the train and avoid the accident if he had been using reasonable care.  After attorney Reiter obtained a verdict of liability against the New York City Transit Authority, a damages settlement of approximately $1 million obtained for our client.

Personal attention to detail in every single case. Contact us. Expect more.

When you contact us, your case will receive our unparalleled personal attention. We meticulously investigate every legal matter. This detail-oriented approach allows us to build compelling, effective court cases designed to win.

We're proud of our long history of obtaining successful results for clients. Our New York City personal injury attorneys have recovered more than $250 million for our clients in the United States and around the world. This money serves a vital role. It helps our clients continue to live their lives with dignity.

You're not just a case to us. You're a real person with real problems, and we want to help! Call (212) 736-0979 and schedule a free consultation. We want to work with you and develop a successful solution for your problem.

Jonathan C. Reiter Law Firm, PLLC - righting wrongs, one client at a time.