Compensation For Bus Accident Injuries
A bus accident can have catastrophic results. While bus accidents are not the most prevalent form of motor vehicle accidents in California, a single bus accident can injure multiple passengers of the bus, as well as occupants of other vehicles, pedestrians or bicyclists.
Injured In A Bus Accident In California?
Victims and families of victims of California bus accidents have the legal right to work with a lawyer and file a personal injury or wrongful death suit against the responsible party. With the help of a bus accident lawyer, the victim may be able to recover significant financial damages, including money for medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, future medical care, the loss of enjoyment of life and emotional trauma.
Bus Accident Claims
There are many known causes of California bus accidents, and these may include:
- Bus driver error
- Poor road or weather conditions
- Errors on the part of other drivers on the road
- A distracted driver
- Weariness; a tired driver
- Drunk driving
A bus accident claim may be particularly complex because it will involve a transportation company, a school or other entity that may have more resources to counteract an accident lawsuit. At Hiepler & Hiepler, we have the experience, as well as the resources to thoroughly investigate a claim and build a strong legal strategy that can prove negligence of the other party in our clients’ bus accident cases. Our clients can rightfully trust an attorney at our firm to provide them with the aggressive legal counsel they need.
Contact A Bus Accident Lawyer
California bus accident lawyer Mark Hiepler is here to help you. Through his years of experience and his hard work in representing accident and injury victims throughout California, Mr. Hiepler has truly made a difference in the lives of his clients and has also impacted the lives of people throughout the U.S. with the stellar results he has been able to achieve. Mr. Hiepler is a strong advocate for victim’s rights and uses his skill as a personal injury attorney to actually help.
If you or someone you know has been injured in a bus accident, please feel free to call for a free initial consultation. Or, if you prefer, complete the brief online form. Based in Oxnard, we represent clients throughout the state of California.
Verdicts And Settlements
- $2.3 million — Bus v. pedestrian — Riverside Superior Court