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Metro Accidents

Metro Bus Accidents: What You Need to Know

Posted on May 8, 2017 to
Injury Lawyers Serving Victims of Public Transit and Metro Bus Accidents in Maryland, Virginia and the DC Area Hundreds of residents take public transportation each day. They rely on the city bus, metro rail lines, and more to take...
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Why Did This Virginia Metrorail Train Derail, Injuring One Passenger?

Posted on August 10, 2016 to
Experienced Metrorail Accident Lawyers Serving Clients in Washington D.C., Maryland and Virginia Officials shut down the East Falls Church Station in Northern Virginia to conduct an investigation after a Metrorail train derailed on the tracks serving the Silver and...
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What Caused Dozens of Injuries and One Death on a D.C. Metro Car?

Posted on March 7, 2016 to
Last year, a train accident occurred when it came to a dead stop more than 800 feet into a tunnel in the middle of the afternoon. The lights flickered and went dark. Moments later, passengers on the No. 302 train began...
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Will the New Metrorail Silver Line Be Safe?

Millions of people depend on the Washington Metro every day to get to work, school and even to run simple daily errands. The Metro serves Washington D.C. and its surrounding suburbs, plus Montgomery and Prince George's Counties in Maryland,...
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Why are DC School Buses Racking Up So Many Traffic Violations?

According to The Washington Post, traffic cameras in Washington, D.C. have captured school bus drivers both speeding and running red lights hundreds of times over recent years. However, unlike every other driver, schools have not had to pay for...
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Study Shows DC’s Suburbs are Less Safe For Pedestrians Than in the City

According to the Washington City Paper, Washington, D.C. is one of the safest places in the US for pedestrian activity; however, the streets of DC’s suburbs are a different story. The National Complete Streets Coalition recently released a report...
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Pedestrian Accidents and Deaths Becoming a Growing Issue in Washington DC

According to The Washington Post, hundreds of individuals in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area are struck by vehicles annually, and 82 pedestrians are killed on average. A recent study conducted by the National Complete Street Coalition showed that many...
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Survey Shows DC Bike Commuting Has Dramatically Increased Since 2000

According to an American Community survey, 3.1 percent of commuters in Washington, D.C. ride a bicycle to and from work, which places DC seventh among cities with a population over 200,000; in 2000, the number was only 1.2 percent....
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Montgomery County School Bus Cameras Issuing Tickets to Negligent Drivers

According to WJLA ABC 7, on January 2, in Montgomery County, Maryland, cameras began keeping tabs on motorists who pass stopped school buses. In Maryland, when a school bus is stopped with activated flashing red lights, the law states...
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Koonz McKenney Wins Appellate Ruling Upholding Verdict for Injured Motorist

Posted on October 14, 2013 to
Lawyers with Koonz, McKenney, Johnson, DePaolis & Lightfoot, L.L.P. recently achieved a favorable decision for a client who had been injured in a WMATA accident involving a Metrobus. The D.C. Court of Appeals affirmed a judgment on a jury verdict for the...
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