What is the East Palestine Train Class Action About? 

The East Palestine Train Class Action alleges that Norfolk Southern Corporation and Norfolk Southern Railway Company caused losses to residents, property owners, and businesses within 20 miles of the East Palestine, Ohio derailment site due to a train derailment on February 3, 2023, and a controlled “vent and burn” of five railcars on February 6, 2023.

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Am I eligible to get a payout in the East Palestine Train Class Action? 

You are eligible if you lived, worked, owned property, or owned/operated a business within 20 miles of the derailment site from February 3, 2023, to April 26, 2024.

Is Proof of Purchase Required in Order to File A Claim? 

Proof is not explicitly required, but eligibility and the amount you may receive depend on factors such as your location, household size, acreage, displacement duration, property damage, and any exposure or personal injury.

How Much Money Can I Get? 

The settlement provides $600 million to pay valid claims. The amount depends on several factors, including where you live, household size, acreage, length of displacement, property damage, and personal injury or exposure.

How Can I File a Claim? 

To file a claim, submit the appropriate claim form by August 22, 2024. For detailed instructions and to access the claim form, please visit the links below. 

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About Filing Settlement Claims

Please understand that submitting a settlement claim for payout with fraudulent information will result in the rejection of your claim form. By providing this information and attesting to its accuracy under oath, you acknowledge the potential legal consequences of perjury. It's important to recognize that such dishonest actions not only impact your own eligibility but also negatively affect those legitimately entitled to the benefits of the class action settlement. If you are unsure about your eligibility for this class action settlement, we encourage you to visit the official website of the class action administrator. It's important to note that ClaimClassActions.com serves as an informational resource only and is not affiliated with a class action administrator or a law firm.

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