Texas School Bus Accident Attorneys
More than a half of a million school buses provide transportation to millions of students every day in the United States, making school buses the largest mass transit system in the country. School buses provide transportation not just to and from school, but also to class field trips and team sporting events. While the majority of school bus trips are without accident or incident, school bus accidents do occur, causing injuries that may be life-changing. An estimated 17,000 students visit emergency rooms each year for injuries sustained in school bus accidents.
Causes of Texas School Bus Accidents
Texas school bus accidents have countless causes, ranging from negligence of the school bus driver, negligence of other drivers, defective school bus parts, improper or deferred maintenance, dangerous road conditions, failure to stop at a railroad crossing, or even overloading passengers. At our firm, we thoroughly review accident reports and consult with experts and engineers to determine who was at fault for an accident. Our Texas school bus accident attorneys are committed to seeing your child be fairly and fully compensated for their injuries, and will diligently work to ensure justice is served.
School Bus Accident Injuries
All bus accidents can cause serious injuries. If your child was injured on a school bus, you may have a legal claim for compensation. Not all school bus accidents involve collisions with other vehicles. Children can be injured while on the bus, or while getting on or off of a bus, in slip and fall or trip and fall accidents. Injuries may include amputation injuries, broken bones, burn injuries, spinal cord injuries, brain injuries, lacerations and contusions, and other serious injuries. The Texas school bus accident lawyers at our firm represent bus passengers, pedestrians, and other injured in school bus accidents. We also represent family members in wrongful death claims for school bus accident related fatalities.
Texas School Bus Accident Lawsuits
Compensation from a Texas school bus accident lawsuit can include damages for medical expenses, lost earnings, pain and suffering, and other expenses related to the accident. Depending on the circumstances of the accident, you may have a claim against the bus driver, bus company, or the school district. With all personal injury claims, you have only a limited amount of time to file a claim. Contact our firm today for more information.
About our firm – Texas School Bus Accident Lawyers
The Texas accident attorneys at our firm have many years of collective experience representing victims of serious accidents. If your child was hurt in a school bus accident, contact us for a free, no-obligation review of your case. We are available to discuss your legal options and answer your questions at no cost to you. Our award-winning, AV-rated law firm has the resources and skilled attorneys to hold whoever was responsible fully accountable for your child’s injuries. If we represent you in your Texas school bus accident claim, we will not charge a fee unless we obtain a verdict or settlement. More about Personal Injury Law on this website