Bus Accident Lawyers Handling MTA Bus, Transit Bus & Charter Bus Accidents
When bus operators fail to exercise the appropriate care in operating their buses, those injured as a result may possess the legal right to recover money damages for medical bills, lost wages and pain and suffering. Whether you or someone you love was the victim of a New York City bus accident involving an MTA Bus, Transit Bus or Charter Bus, the bus accident lawyers at Michael J. Redenburg, Esq. PC are ready to fight for you, putting more than 15 years of legal experience to work for you!
Bus Accident Attorney in NYC Holding Negligent Bus Companies Accountable
Bus accidents can be more complicated that other auto accident that occur throughout New York City. In addition to additional licensing and insurance regulations, claims may be available against both the bus operator and their employer. However, even if several defendants share responsibility for the negligence, bus accident victims deserve compensation for their injuries. An NYC bus accident lawyer can help hold those responsible accountable for any breaches in the standard of care and safe driving.
What Are the Common Causes of Bus Accidents?
While buses are built to be more durable than the average passenger vehicle, they are also often designed without important safety features, such as seat belts. Bus accidents can be caused by driver negligence.
Driver negligence could be due to:
- Driver fatigue
- Driving under the influence of drugs
- Distracted driving
- Unsafe driving in bad weather
- Driver aggression
- Failure to follow federal and state regulations
- General negligence
Bus company negligence includes:
- Improper vehicle maintenance
- Lack of inspections
- Unsafe equipment
- Inadequate training
- Failure to follow state and federal regulations
Bus Accident Attorney Offering Free, No-Obligation Consultations
After an injury or death as a result of a bus accident, speak with an NYC bus accident attorney at Michael J. Redenburg, Esq. PC. We represent bus accident victims throughout New York City, including the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Staten Island, Queens, Long Island and Westchester. Our law firm has a proven track record of helping injury victims throughout the greater New York City area obtain just compensation for their injuries. Call 212-240-9465 for a free, in-office consultation.