Train Accident Claims – PRASA Claims – Metrorail Injury Claims

If you or a member of your family has been injured or a family member has been killed in a rail accident due to negligence on the part of PRASA, Metrorail or any other operator of rail services, you may have a claim against the operator.

We are able to assist members of the public who are injured, or family members in the case of a death, while being transported by a train or even while getting on or off that train at a train station. Whether it involves PRASA, Metrorail, Transnet, we are there for you, so please pick up the phone and call us now on 087 550 8105 to talk to us about your possible claim or fill in the contact form and send it to us to receive a free no obligation call back at a time of your choice.

Many people in South Africa use public transport on a daily basis mainly to commute for work and for pleasure.  Most of these people make use of rail transportation.

    Fill in the contact form and send it to us to receive a free no obligation call back at a time of your choice.
    Or call us on 087 550 8105



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    Metro Rail Accident Claim?

    This is a claim which can be made to recover compensation on behalf of any person who suffered damages as a result of bodily injury or death, arising from commuting by train or being injured or killed as a result of an incident involving a train.

    The  Rail Injury claims are made against who?

    Generally, claims are made against PRASA, Metro Rail and other rail operators.

    Are you a Train Injury claimant?

    If you have been injured then you may start a claim, provided you can establish the following:

    1. That your injuries were caused as a result of a reasonably probable connection to a train;
    2. That PRASA / Metrorail or other rail operator, its employees and/or the driver of the train was negligent, either through their positive conduct or omission, and
    3. That the bodily injury sustained, or death was caused by such negligent conduct or omission.

    Common examples of who may claim for Train Accident Injuries;

    If you received injuries whilst embarking or disembarking a train;

    1. If you were injured by a train when at the station;
    2. If you were injured while being transported on a train;
    3. If the family breadwinner is killed, the surviving spouse and any children may be allowed to claim for damages suffered as a result of a loss of support due to the death of the family breadwinner;

    Generally, the claim must be started, within three years from the date that the person was injured.

    There are certain exceptions for example, if you are minor.

    So if in doubt, contact us by picking up the phone and calling us now on 087 550 8105  to talk to us about your claim or fill in the contact form and send it to us to receive a free no obligation call back at a time of your choice.

    NOTE: It is imperative that you arrange a consultation with us as soon as possible after the incident. This will ensure that you receive legal advice relating to all aspects of the merits of the claim, as well as to ensure that the necessary preparatory investigations are undertaken immediately so that the time frames can be strictly adhered to and evidence can be secured.

    Do you have a claim? Please call on: 087 550 8099

    Pick up the phone and call us now on 087 550 8099 to talk to us about your claim or fill in the contact form and send it to us to receive a free no obligation call back at a time of your choice.

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