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Employment Issues

With over 50 years of collective transportation industry knowledge, Thorpe Shwer attorneys are skilled in the legal nuances associated with successfully litigating claims brought by the employees of our valued transportation clients.  We are Arizona’s preeminent railroad defense firm, and vigorously defend our clients against employee claims arising out of the Federal Employers Liability Act (FELA), the Locomotive Inspection Act (LIA), and the Safety Appliance Act (SAA).  Our firm has the unparalleled resources to take such claims from initial investigation through appeal.   We are also proud to serve as a trusted resource on employment litigation issues for all transportation clients—including clients who are industry leaders in the fields of trucking and moving.  In the heavily regulated arena of transportation, companies facing employment claims need the depth and breadth of experience held by Thorpe Shwer to help them navigate each claim to a successful resolution.