Paso Robles Bus Accident Attorneys

Paso Robles Bus Accident Attorneys

If you or a loved one have been harmed in a bus accident, you might be entitled to recover damages for your medical bills, lost wages, and other accident-related expenses. Our Paso Robles bus accident lawyers can help you pursue – and hopefully recover – compensation for your injuries. We have represented thousands of clients and won numerous six and seven-figure settlements and verdicts, a portion of which have been in bus accident cases. For a free case consultation, call us at 1-800-GO-HARRIS.

Common Causes of Bus Accidents in Paso Robles

  • Lack of safety measures
  • Driver’s lack of experience
  • Distracted driving
  • Speeding
  • Failure to yield to pedestrians who are walking through a crosswalk
  • Defective parts
  • Failure to properly maintain the bus

Types of Bus Accident Cases We Handle

In a bus accident case, many different parties may be liable for your damages. Depending on the specifics of your case, we will use a variety of different approaches to recover compensation. We are well-versed in the laws binding bus drivers across industries and are equipped to handle the following types of cases, among others:

  • Bus accidents involving public buses
  • Bus accidents involving school buses
  • Airport shuttle accidents
  • Tour bus accidents
  • Bus accidents involving drowsy, distracted, or impaired bus drivers
  • Bus accidents caused by mechanical failures
  • Bus accidents involving pedestrians
  • Bus accidents caused by poor road conditions
  • Bus accidents resulting in wrongful death

Questions Your Bus Accident Attorney May Ask You

The first time you meet with a bus accident lawyer, you should be prepared to answer several questions about your case. Your responses will give your lawyer the information he or she needs to present a compelling case on your behalf. At Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, our team will walk you through a thorough case assessment, starting with the fundamentals:

  • How, when, and where the accident occurred
  • What injuries you suffered, your treatment thus far, and your prognosis
  • Whether you spoke to anyone about the accident and if so, with whom you spoke
  • How much work you’ve missed due to your injuries
  • What accident-related expenses you’ve incurred
  • Whether you collected contact information for any eyewitnesses

What to Do After a Bus Accident:

  • Seek medical treatment immediately and seek a proper diagnosis
  • Request the truck driver’s contact and insurance information
  • Seek a police report to preserve evidence
  • Seek a property damage estimate
  • Call a bus accident lawyer

Discuss Your Claim with a Paso Robles Bus Accident Lawyer

If you’ve suffered an injury from a bus accident, contact Harris Personal Injury Lawyers. We have decades of collective experience representing accident victims in negotiations with motor carriers and their insurance companies and can help you pursue compensation for your injuries. Call 1-800-GO-HARRIS or send us a message online to set up a free case assessment.