Bus Accident Lawyers 

With a growing population, San Jose currently is home to an estimated one million people. There are many forms of transportation in the Bay Area, however, buses are a popular form of transportation. Bus accidents do happen in the area and tend to be extremely detrimental to those on the bus or around the bus. Harris Personal Injury Lawyers has successfully represented over 5,000 accident victims who have suffered a wide range of injuries, minor to permanent. Just like an airplane, taxi, or train, you are putting your life in the hands of a bus driver. If you get in a bus accident and get injured by the bus, you may be able to seek financial compensation from the liable party.

Common Bus Accidents Occur From:

  • Speeding
  • Distracted Driving
  • Failure to yield to pedestrians when turning left
  • Defective part-bus manufacturer
  • Failure to maintain bus—improper service

What to do after a Bus Accident:

It is extremely crucial to seek medical treatment right away to properly diagnose your injuries. Your proper diagnosis and treatment is crucial to your injury case. Whether you were on the bus at the time of accident or we hit by a bus whether on foot or in a vehicle, you must get a police report. Retaining the evidence is extremely important. If you were around any witnesses who could prove the driver was distracted, speeding, or falling asleep at the wheel—get a statement from them.

Reputable Bus Accident Attorney

It is crucial to know that there are many parties that might be at fault in any given bus accident. Our team of accident attorneys have years of experience working with accident experts and investigators that will help analyze each accident claim. Our bus accident lawyers will analyze federal and state laws regarding the upkeep of city and government owned busses. Our team of experts will work together to correctly determine which party was liable prior to filing a claim. Many factors go into the evaluation of an injury accident claim.

How Much is My Bus Accident Injury Worth?

It is impossible to give an estimated price for any given injury. Although, we will fight for you and help you seek maximum compensation for your medical bills; past and future. Buses are usually government owned entities and or are commercially owned meaning they have a larger policy limit. If you were injured in a bus accident, your injuries are likely moderate to severe. We will fight for your pain and suffering. Call our office in San Jose for a free case consultation. Our bus accident lawyers want to help and we are available 24/7 to discuss your case for free. If you hire a San Jose bus accident lawyer, we do not charge upfront fees, nor do we have hidden fees.

San Jose

55 S. Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113
Ph: 408.512.3600
Fax: 805.544.0101
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