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Shapiro & Appleton
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Thanks for visitng our firm from YouTube. Our team of railroad accident lawyers are here to help.

You are probably on this page because you or a loved one watched a YouTube video about how we help folks injured in serious railroad accidents or who have developed life-threatening diseases and cancers such as mesothelioma after working for a railroad. If you or a loved one suffered injury in any sort of railroad accident, railroad crossing wreck, toxic railroad accident or derailment, or if you were diagnosed with an occupational disease or cancer, as a result of working for a railroad like Norfolk Southern, CSX, Amtrak, etc. you have legal rights. Railroad workers may bring injury or death claims under the Federal Employers Liability Act (FELA), and others hurt or killed as a result of railroad activities may have claims based on negligence law.

Since 1985, our railroad worker injury law firm has ONLY handled personal injury cases.  This includes railroad crossing injury and death cases, and major railroad worker injury and disease cases. We have handled railroad injury cases throughout the Southeastern United States including Virginia, North Carolina and many other states.
We have secured multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements in numerous railroad cases and tried cases throughout the United States.  We are recognized nationwide as a leading railroad injury law firm, and one of our attorneys has twice been chairman of the AAJ Railroad section, a part of the largest national plaintiff’s trial lawyer association.
Put our decades of combined legal experience to work for you today. Call us now, or fill in the quick contact form so we can get started and take the hassle and headaches off of you. Yes, it is a free, confidential consultation by an attorney.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: If I call or fill in the form, does that mean I am hiring your firm  now?

A: No, this is a free confidential consultation. If you want to retain us it will be by a retainer agreement we send for your review. We only get paid if we recover for you also.

Q: Are there upfront fees or hourly lawyer charges?

A: No, we are only paid a percentage of a recovery you approve, and there are no case expenses due until then.

Q: Does your firm do anything besides personal injury law?

A: No, "All we do is injury law" is our slogan, and it's what we do every day, And we believe we have happy clients to prove it.

Real Client Testimonials

‚ÄčEvery time I called, I got to speak to someone and all of my questions were answered. I highly recommend this law firm. Robert M.

The attorneys at this firm are true professionals, and the staff is so courteous and helpful.  - Katherine B.  

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