While taking the bus to school is rightfully considered a safe and easy option, unfortunate accidents can happen and often result in serious or even fatal injuries.
School bus injuries are not just associated with a school bus accident, but additionally, slip and fall or other injuries can occur boarding, exiting, or riding the school bus.
Depending on the nature of your school bus accident, and the underlying cause, one or more of the following may be held responsible:
The School district
Private institutions/organizations such as churches or charter schools
Third Party Private companies contracted for transportation
Third party contracted for repair/maintain
Bus or Parts Manufacturers
Other Drivers on the Road
Government Responsibility for roadway construction or maintenance
Compensation in School Bus Accident Lawsuits
If your child or yourself has been hurt in a school bus accident, you may be able to recover compensation for a variety of associated damages:
Medical expenses current and future
Rehabilitation or physical therapy
Lost wages current and future
Disability or Disfigurement
Physical pain and suffering
Emotional Pain and Suffering
Diminished quality of life
We will always provide free consultation and no up front fees to victims of school bus accidents.
Don’t hesitate as many of these cases must be filed within a limited time period.
Each state and situation is different so call today to be sure you are able to seek the compensation that you rightfully deserve.
We take school bus accident and other personal injury cases on a contingency fee basis, which means that our earnings are deducted from the amount that we obtain in a settlement or court proceeding.
If we do not win your case you are not charged any fees.