Bus Accident Attorneys
Buses tend to get in accidents with cars, motorcycles, and other buses throughout Los Angeles every year. Buses are a common use for public transportation and are usually safe. However, buses do get into accidents and they can cause traumatic injuries and even death. Also, buses tend to hit bicyclists and even pedestrians throughout the streets of Los Angeles. It is important to know that you may be entitled to financial compensation for your injuries if the accident is proven to be caused by negligence. There are many possible reasons for accidents, and that is where our bus accident lawyers can help. At Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, we are a dedicated team of trial lawyers who are willing to fight for the rights of our injured clients.
Common Bus Accidents:
- Lack of safety measures
- Quality of driver (lack of experience)
- Distracted driving
- Failure to yield to pedestrians who are walking through a crosswalk
- Defective parts
- Failure to maintain bus
These are just a few possible reasons why buses get into accidents. Just like an airplane, taxi, or train, you are putting your life in the hands of the bus driver. Hiring one of our bus accident lawyers will allow you to receive high-quality representation ensuring your claim is handled properly and the maximum compensation is pursued.
What to do after a Bus Accident:
- Seek medical treatment immediately for proper diagnosis
- Get truck drivers contact information and insurance information
- Retain a police report to preserve evidence
- Get a property damage estimate
- Call our bus accident law firm
Bus Accident Attorney Who Will Fight with You
Whether you were on the bus at the time of the accident, or you were in another vehicle during the accident, you likely have sustained injuries from the accident. Buses do not have seatbelts, and the accident can cause whiplash, cuts bruises, broken bones, etc. Our team of bus accident lawyers will help fight against the bus’ insurance company, with the goal to maximize your compensation. Bus accidents and injuries for that matter do not have a set price. Every accident is unique and all injuries are different. There are many factors that are considered before evaluating and demanding any damages for your claim. The severity of your injury and available insurance policy are major factors that our bus accident lawyers would analyze. Our attorneys will demand past and future medical bills, lost wages, pain, and suffering, etc.
If you or a loved one have been recently involved and injured in a bus accident, do not hesitate to contact our bus accident law firm for a free case consultation over the phone or in person. We work only on a contingency fee, which means, if we do not win your case, we do not get paid. We do not have any upfront fees or hidden fees. Call Harris Personal Injury Lawyers in Santa Monica today!