Amtrak Hit with Class Action Over Disability Discrimination

December 18, 2013

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At A Glance

This Alert Affects
Disabled passengers who experienced accessibility issues when using Amtrak.
A class action lawsuit alleges that Amtrak has failed to comply with the requirements of the Americans with Disability Act.
Additional Details
Under the Americans with Disabilities Act, Amtrak is required to make its trains and stations accessible to passengers with disabilities. One of the goals of the class action lawsuit is to compel Amtrak to upgrade its trains and stations so that they can be used by disabled passengers.
Type of Lawsuit
Class Action