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Via Rail Train Derailment Class Action 

Charney Lawyers and Sutts, Strosberg LLP have commenced a class action due to the derailment of VIA Rail train 92 on Sunday February 26, 2012 in Burlington, Ontario.  Passengers may be entitled to compensation for physical and emotional injuries, loss of income, medical expenses, and/or out of pocket expenses.  Family members may be entitled to compensation as well.

Click here for Notice of Action, dated February 28, 2012

A class action will result in the passengers banding together in one lawsuit against Via Rail. 

Letter from Ted Charney to Via Rail. March 1, 2012


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The information collected about potential class members will assist counsel in prosecuting the class action and assessing what damages were suffered by the class as a whole. Providing the information requested does not make you the client of Charney Lawyers. The court will ultimately decide who will be included as a class member.

This website will be updated from time to time to provide potential class members with information as it becomes available.