About Amtrak Accidents & Injuries?Amtrak and other mass transit accident injury settlements can be quite large and as such, the lawsuit process can become quite complex. If you or someone you know is involved in a Amtrak accident injury lawsuit and you need money now to pay bills, put food on the table or pay rent, fill out our quick application and a Thrivest Specialist will get back to you as soon as possible.
If you are one of the many people injured in an Amtrak Accident each year and you need lawsuit financing or a lawsuit advance Thrivest Legal Funding may be your answer.
According to the Federal Railroad Administration Office of Safety Analysis report, there have been roughly 5,500 train incidents each year from 2015 through 2018 and at least 800 accidents in those same years. Thrivest Legal Funding has provided financial assistance to many subway and train accident victims including those involved with slip and fall accidents, train crashes, derailments, and everything in between.
Common Types of Amtrak AccidentsAmtrak Accident Injuries can be divided into several categories including collisions, derailments, truck issues, human factors, equipment malfunction, signal issues, yard accidents, and miscellaneous issues. A victim who needs lawsuit financing or a lawsuit advance can often obtain the following expenses:
- funeral and burial expenses
- costs for the payment of additional medical expenses
- loss of physical functionality
- equipment defects
- pain and suffering
- loss of consortium
- emotional damages
- other living expenses
Common Causes of Amtrak Accident InjuriesWith total ridership on Amtrak and other passenger trains steadily rising throughout the United States, accidents are becoming more and more of an issue for passengers. Train accidents can range from mild to catastrophic and range from a slip and fall premises liability lawsuit to collision at a railroad crossing gross negligence lawsuit.
Common causes of Amtrak accidents resulting in injuries to both passengers and rail workers include but are not limited to track failures, human error, signal failure, brake failure, equipment defects, improper maintenance, improperly trained employees, unauthorized access, conductor negligence, inadequate security, speeding trains, unsafe walking conditions, cracked or damaged steps, or electrical or technical system failure.
Amtrak Accident Pre-settlement Funding?Thrivest Legal Funding, LLC understands that life doesn’t slow down when you’re involved in a lawsuit. Day-to-day living expenses still need to be met without the worry of “how” or “where.” When you need money, we’ll make our best effort to provide you with financial options to ensure you receive the optimal result for your Amtrak accident lawsuit without having to settle for less because of financial pressure.
Is legal funding right for you? Before you make a decision, download our Legal Funding Guide and utilize our Legal Funding Calculator.
Thrivest Legal FundingThe legal funding application and underwriting process is quite simple but the speed is entirely dependent on the availability of your attorney. First, you simply fill out our quick form or our full application.
From here, a Thrivest Legal Funding Specialist will reach out to your attorney and gather any necessary paperwork related to your case.
Third, after the paper work is gathered the file will be analyzed by our underwriting department and if approved Thrivest will create a contract that must be signed by both the plaintiff and attorney. And finally, once the signed contract is returned, Thrivest can send the pre-settlement advance via check, debit card, or wire.
Legal Funding BenefitsThe financial strain that comes along with an Amtrak accident injury claim often times forces a plaintiff to settle for much less than the case is worth. Thrivest alleviates that strain by providing quick, easy and affordable access to non-recourse funding for everyday living expenses. Unlike may competitors, funding decisions take hours, not days. And, you can use the money however you choose.
- If you lose, you don’t owe anything
- No invasive credit check
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- Simple streamlined administrative process
- No monthly payments
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