Miami Bus Accident Attorneys
Most of us have a good idea who to call if we are involved in an automobile accident
, but what about accidents that involve a common carrier such as a bus? If you have been injured or have a family member that has been injured or killed while riding on public transportation in southern Florida, you will want to contact a good team of Miami bus accident lawyers
. There are different factors involved with a common carrier accident than with a car or truck accident, so it's a good idea to find lawyers with the right experience.
No one ever expects the unexpected to happen, but when it does, you need to know how you or your family is going to deal with the repercussions of your injuries. Bills still have to be paid, the needs of your children have to be taken care of, and the mounting medical expenses are not going to miraculously disappear. Therefore, you are going to need the assistance of a specially trained team of Miami bus accident lawyers to ensure these matters are taken care of in a timely fashion.
The law on public transportation requires that the highest degree of care for the safety of passengers be adhered to at all times. Your team of Miami bus accident lawyers
will work hard to find if there was any carelessness on the part of the carrier that contributed to your accident. In addition, if it is found that even the slightest carelessness was found on their part, they will be liable for your injuries. This is not only limited to the overall company, but the operator of the carrier may also be found to be liable for your injuries due to some minor negligence on his part. Failure to obey all traffic laws or making sudden stops that causes you to be injured in the interim would be considered negligence on the part of the driver and by extension the company for whom he works.
You will want to be specific in choosing your legal representative because the laws that deal with this type of accident are unique. They are unique in the fact that they change depending upon what your status or involvement with the particular carrier was at the time of the accident. For instance, during the time of your accident were you a passenger on the bus? On the other hand, were you on the bus operating in the capacity of an employee? Was another passenger being disruptive to the driver? Your team of Miami bus accident lawyers would better know in the situation how to deal with either the Federal Employee Labor Act if your were an employee when you got injured. Alternatively, if you were a passenger on the bus when your injuries occurred your lawyers will have the experience to deal with federal regulations on your behalf.
Being involved in this type of accident can cause serious injuries, injuries of which you may or may not ever recover fully. Therefore, you do not want to entrust this delicate type of case to someone that does not have the experience with the ends and outs of trying a case such as yours. Your Miami bus accident lawyers will go to bat for you against these seeming giants; they will not leave a stone unturned in their efforts to get you just compensation for your injuries.
Our highly skilled lawyers know and realize that when working on an injury case that involves a common carrier, time is of the essence, and we will work swiftly to get your case resolved.
Call today to find out how we can help you with your bus accident