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San Bernardino Omnitrans Bus Accident Attorney | Injury Law


Bus accidents are a serious issue facing our roads and highways in San Bernardino County resulting in hundreds of serious injuries to buss passengers, other motorists, pedestrians, motorcycle riders and bicyclists. If yo have suffered injuries cause by a bus wreck in San Bernardino county we are here to help you get the monetary compensation you deserve.  Our San Bernardino Omnitrans Accident Attorneys  are dedicated to defending those injured in a San Bernardino Omnitrans Bus and Public Transportation related accidents, commercial Bus Accidents, tour bus accidents, and Greyhound Bus collisions. Recent statistics show a rise in Bus accident in the city of San Bernardino and the greater Inland Empire. Approximately 60 Percent of Bus related accidents are those with other cars, while nearly a quarter involve pedestrian collisions, and crashes with bicycles.

Filing a San Bernardino Omnitrans Bus Accident Lawsuit

Bus accident litigation by a passenger, outside pedestrian or driver in a car struck by a bus often included multiple defendants.  Defendants in bus accidents lawsuits can include the bus driver, maintenance and repair companies, bus-line operators, bus manufacturing companies as well as defective parts manufacturers.

Common Carrier Duty – California Public and Private Transpiration Laws:

The state of California impose a heightened level of care for defendants who own and operate transportation enterprises include publicly owner and provably owned entities. There are three factors courts use in determining whether an entities is a Common Carrier under the eyes of the law
  • (a) The carrier maintains a regular place of business for the purpose of transporting passengers [or property].
  • (b) The carrier advertises its services to the general public.
  • (c) The carrier charges standard fees for its services.
Statute of Limitation may eliminated your chances of recovery: Generally the sooner our Bus Accident Personal Injury Lawyers are involved in a bus accident case, the more likely it is that we will be successful in obtaining the maximum available recovery to compensate for you or your child’s injuries.  Under California Statute of Limitations laws, claims against bus lines owned and operated by city, state, or other government entities require the filing of a personal injury lawsuit within six month of an accident.

Main causes of bus accidents in San Bernardino Omnitrans?

Bus and commuter public transport Accidents can be caused by numerous compounding factors including driver negligence, defective manufacturing of buses and negligent repair and maintenance.  Some of the most common causes of bus accidents of San Bernardino Omnitrans are as follows: If you or your child have fallen victim of a bus accident, our accident attorneys will fight to make sure you receive full compensation.

San Bernardino Schools Bus Accidents Lawyer

School buses are one of the safest forms of transportation of San Bernardino roads.  Also school buses are the largest form of public transportation in the United States. However all too often tragedy may strike leaving innocent children victims of dire catastrophic injuries.  According to the NHTSA from 1998 to 2008 1,564 people perished in school transportation accidents in the United Sates. Most of the persons killed in such accidents were occupants of other vehicles involved. During that same period close to 270 persons lost their lives due to bus-pedestrian collision averaging close to 25 per year. If you have suffered injuries in a school bus accident in San Bernardino contact our school bus accident lawyer today to schedule a free consultation regarding the filing of a potential lawsuit.

Learn more about your options for compensation by calling (888) 649-7166.

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Wheelchair Lift Defects on Board Buses cause Serious injuries:

Wheelchair lifts on board San Bernardino Omnitrans buses are designed to assist disabled and handicapped individuals.  However, in many instances such devices can be defective leading to serious bodily injuries to unsuspecting bus users. Common causes of wheelchair bus lift accidents included, Improper maintenance, Wet Bus Lift surfaces, Oily Lift Surface, Defective machinery, Defective Design, lack of educating bus drivers as to their proper use, Improper installation, Negligent Handling and care by bus driver, Improper use, Failure to secure wheel chair during lifting process, Roll stop latch defect.  If you have been injured by a Wheelchair lift accident on a local city bus contact the Downtown LA Law Firm

Common Injuries resulting from Bus Accidents

Numerous injuries can occur as a result of bus accident.  Because of their large size bus accidents can lead to serious injuries and sadly in some cases death. Some of the most common bust accident injuries are as follows:
  • Brain Injuries:  Traumatic Brain Damage
  • Whiplash and other Neck Injured
  • Spinal Cord Damage
  • Broken Limbs
  • Facial lacerations
  • Broke and Fractures Nose
  • Broken Teeth
  • Internal bleeding and hemorrhaging
  • Organ Failure
  • Wrongful Death

Bus accident fatalities – Wrongful death lawsuit by a relative of deceased relative:

Every year an estimate 350-400 individuals are killed in accidents involving buses.  The death of a loved one can be unbearable; what’s more families are often left without any financial help and income.  In many instances it may be possible to bring a wrongful death lawsuit against liable parties for the death of a loved one. Who can bring a Wrongful Death Claim in California:  California wrongul death statutes reads, “ A cause of action for the death of a person caused by the wrongful act or neglect of another may be asserted by any of the following persons or by the decedent’s personal representative on their behalf: (a) The decedent’s surviving spouse, domestic partner, children, and issue of deceased children, or, if there is no surviving issue of the decedent, the persons, including the surviving spouse or domestic partner, who would be entitled to the property of the decedent by intestate succession.  Click here for more information on Wrongful death claims in California

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Bus Accident Attorney serving San Bernardino California

If you’ve been injured in an Omnitrans Bus Crash, you must first tend to your wounds and heal your injuries.  Seeking vindication of your rights is our job. Our aggressive and tenacious Omnitrans Bus Accident Lawyer and general personal injury attorneys will keep on the offensive until you have been compensated for your injuries and vindicated for your loss.  We will go to trial and take on drivers that were negligent and their insurance carriers’ so that your rights are protected. In the meantime, concentrate on the most important part of this process – your recovery.

It is crucial to act quickly after you’ve been injured to report any bus accident claim before any limitations can lower or extinguish your rightful claim. Call us for a free consultation with one of our San Bernardino accident lawyers concerning your bus accident claim: (888) 649-7166

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