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Arkady Frekhtman

Category: Train Accident Lawyer

Investigators to Look Into Crash Sites in Brooklyn and Hoboken

April 15, 2018 NY Accident News

Federal investigators met in Washington to discuss the causes of two train accidents that involved engineers who had undiagnosed sleep apnea. Both of these accidents happened in the New York City area. The National Transportation Safety Board is looking to release the probable causes of a September 2016 crash in …

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Do You Need a Train Accident Attorney?

April 15, 2018 NY Accident News

Did you know that there are about 3,000 train accidents that cause around 1,000 death each year in the United States? Of course, there are many more train accidents that cause injuries that don’t lead to fatalities. Even small accidents involving trains can lead to severe injury because trains are …

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Train Accident Attorney New York

April 15, 2018 NY Accident News

Have you been injured in a train accident that happened in New York? Traveling by train is more common in New York than in many other states in America. Especially in New York City, trains are a common way to get around. Millions of people use the subway system everyday. …

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LIRR to Test Life-Saving Technology

April 13, 2018 NY Accident News

The MTA  is working on implementing life-saving technology which controls the speed of trains. They will be testing this technology on the LIRR Port Washington line that runs from Woodside and Bayside. They are going to be doing this testing all throughout the month of April. This move is in …

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MTA is Testing a Commuting App

April 13, 2018 NY Accident News

The MTA is starting tests on its new app ahead of the public launch that is supposed to happen in the coming weeks. The app is called “MYmta,” and it will feature trip planning and real-time information for services. It will also let commuters know about accidents and reasons why …

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1 Dead in LIRR Crash With Vehicle

April 13, 2018 NY Accident News

In March, a car and a LIRR train crashed into each other which led to the death of the driver of the car. The train was going eastbound from East Northport to Port Jefferson. This information comes from the MTA. No one who was on the train was injured in …

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LIRR Boss Stepping Down

April 13, 2018 NY Accident News

LIRR President Patrick Nowakowski spoke to the press after a train accident that happened in Jamaica, Queens. He was the chief who oversaw the LIRR during its worst performance, and, as such, he has decided to stop down. The LIRR had its worst performance in 18 years in 2017. There …

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A Man Killed by Train at Long Island Railroad Station

April 10, 2018 NY Accident News

Last week, a man was struck and killed by a train at the Lynbrook Long Island Railroad station. The man has still not been identified, according to MTA officials. Service was suspended going in both directions on the Long Beach line. Homicide detectives were on the scene investigating the incident. …

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NYC Trains are Slower for Safety Reasons

April 10, 2018 NY Accident News

According to one report that was found along with internal documents, there is an explanation for the subway’s declining performance that is different than the one MTV leaders have told the public. The reason for the subway’s slower performance might not be budget cuts or crowds, but instead it might …

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Person Hit and Killed by Train While Walking Along Tracks

April 8, 2018 NY Accident News

A person who was walking along the train tracks in Beacon was hit by a train and killed. This information comes from the Metropolitan Transportation Authority Police. The police said that an unauthorized person was walking south of the Metro-North station around 12:30 in the afternoon. They were hit by …

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