- posted: Apr. 10, 2023
- Subway Accidents
Long Island Injury Lawyers Discuss Types of Subway Accidents
New York City has one of the largest subway systems. So many use the subway every day, making
accidents a common occurrence. Accidents can occur for a variety of reasons. Some personal injury
accidents that occur include slips and falls, collisions, and assault.
Slip and fall accidents are a common injury in subways. These accidents are typically caused by wet or
slippery floors, uneven surfaces, or debris left on the ground. Victims may receive broken bones, head
injuries, and back injuries as a result.
Collision accidents can occur when a passenger falls onto the tracks, is struck by a train, or is hit by
another object. The resulting injuries can be extremely serious and can often result in death.
Being assaulted is another form of personal injury that has been on the rise in recent years. This can
include physical, verbal, and sexual assault.
Personal injury accidents can be devastating and life changing. It’s important for victims of subway
accidents to seek both medical and legal help. If you or a loved one were involved in a subway accident,
The Licatesi Law Group is here to help. By giving us a call at (516) 227-2662 and asking for a free
consultation, you’re taking the first step towards getting the help you need.