Chimicles & Tikellis is investigating potential lawsuits on behalf of victims of Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train number 188, which derailed in Philadelphia on May 12, 2015 while traveling from Washington to New York. It has been reported that of the 243 passengers on the train, over 200 people have been hospitalized or treated for injuries. There were also at least seven fatalities. It has been widely reported that the train was traveling in excess of 100 miles per hour in a 50 mph zone when it crashed.
If you or a loved one were passengers on this train, please contact us to discuss our investigation.