Traveling by train and airplanes has become an ever increasing method of transportation. Even though both methods are considered as the safest forms of travel, accidents can occur; and when they occur, many are catastrophic because of the size and the speed of the vehicles. Unfortunately, a recent incident occurred in Philadelphia on May 12, 2015, and many people were killed and critically injured. When these unfortunate incidents happens, it is important that an attorney, who has experience, gets involved at the onset to protect the evidence and to obtain statements and to gather information which will be essential to the case.