Bus accidents occur all too frequently on America’s streets and highways. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), approximately three hundred fatal bus crashes occur annually. In bus accidents with no fatalities, the damage to property and the cost of severe injury and disability is high. If you have been injured or a loved one has been killed in a bus accident, a caring, compassionate, and aggressive accident attorney at Dorrity Law Office can help you and your family through this difficult time so you can focus on healing. Leave the legal part of your trauma to us.
Bus accidents can be complex to litigate. Multiples responsible parties may be at fault, including:
- The bus driver
- The bus management company
- Bus equipment manufacturers
- Other negligent drivers
- Government entities, if a public bus
Why Bus Accidents Happen
- Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol
- Driving recklessly
- Poor weather conditions/visibility
- Defective bus equipment
- Improper bus maintenance
- Dangerous roadways
Fighting for those seriously injured in Bus Accidents
A serious bus accident, light rail accident, or other personal injury involving a form of public transportation doesn’t happen every day, but when it does occur, it can lead to serious life-altering injuries. To fight to obtain the monetary damages that you are entitled to, consult the father and daughter legal team at Dorrity Law Office for a free consultation.
For over 40 years, our firm has been handling cases for the seriously injured and the families of those killed in a variety of serious accidents — like bus accidents. People can count on our Jersey City law office to do what is necessary to fight for them. Our firm represents people throughout the State of New Jersey.