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Ulster County Law Enforcement and Rail Operator Educate Community on Crossing Safety

By Basch & Keegan |

Over the past ten years, the town of Ulster has seen some eight accidents involving pedestrians and trains. When adding in those pedestrian train accidents occurring in Kingston, Saugerties, and throughout Ulster County, officials estimate that nearly 20 such accidents have occurred. In order to stem the occurrence of such accidents, police agencies in… Read More »

Family of Driver Involved in Metro North Crash Filing Lawsuit Against Railroad

By Basch & Keegan |

In February of 2015, a Metro North train headed to the Dutchess County hamlet of Wassaic was involved in a tragic accident when an SUV stuck on the tracks caused the train to derail, killing the driver and five train passengers. Now, the family of SUV driver Ellen Brody has made plans to bring… Read More »