Bus Accident Lawyers in Los Angeles
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Bus accidents happen every day. These accidents can be as mild as a minor rear-end collision or fender bender to an outright head on collision, T-bone collision or serious wrecks due to the negligence of the bus driver and/or the failure of the bus companies to properly maintain their commercial vehicles road worthy. If you are ever involved in a bus accident, you have a right to claim damages against the party or parties at fault from property damage, actual medical costs, future medical care, loss of earnings claim, pain and suffering and other monetary and non-monetary losses. Medical treatments can be very costly and reach in the hundreds of thousands, if not millions depending on the seriousness of the injuries and length of treatments involved. There it is not wise to claim your damages on your own. You need Top Personal Injury Lawyers in Los Angeles who are adept in going after negligent parties who caused bus collisions, whether it be commuter buses, commercial buses, private buses or military or government buses.
Every bus accident victim may suffer injuries ranging from scratches, bruises and contusions to more serious injuries like spine injuries, fractures, burn injuries, head injury and even brain injury.
If you are serious in getting the best compensation you deserve to get the complete medical treatments you need from the x-rays, MRIs, lab tests, neurological tests, chiropractic care, physical therapy treatments, orthopedic treatments and even epidural injections and surgeries, Melrose Law Firm’s Expert Bus Accident Lawyers in California can help you get top compensation against the other party and more. As of date, we have already obtained hundreds of millions in award against negligent parties in bus accidents.
Don’t leave your bus accident claim to chance, Call Us Now at (866) 500-4141 and we can definitely provide you with the best personal injury legal representation in Los Angeles and throughout California.
What to do in case of Bus Accident in Los Angeles?
Bus accidents happen every day. Not all bus accidents cause horrendous damage and injuries to victims. Nevertheless, even a simple bus mishap will definitely cause bodily in juries, pain and suffering and other losses to bus accident victims.
It is never easy to seek compensation for damages against the party at fault, especially if you are dealing with corporations that are covered by insurance companies and which can hire defense law firms to protect them from suit. Hence, if you are serious in getting the best compensation you deserve, hiring expert personal injury law firms like Melrose Law Firm is your best chance at getting even against the bus company by obtaining all the compensation you deserve and more.
Why Bus Accidents Happen?
Just like any other personal injury accident, whether it be traffic accident, premise liability accident or other accidents like aviation accident, dog bite, animal attack or boating accident, the primary cause of any accident is negligence by the party at fault. However, there are also other causes of accidents that may affect how you handle or pursue your bus accident claim. Some of the noted reasons for bus mishaps include:
- • Negligence of the driver;
- • Driving under the influence of alcohol or regulated drugs;
- • Negligence in the maintenance of buses;
- • Negligence in the design, production or distribution of buses;
- • Bad road conditions; and
- • Unfortunate weather conditions.
Personal Injuries in Bus Accidents
Every victim of bus accident can suffer injuries from cuts, bruises, contusions to fractures, spine injuries, head injury and brain injury. In worst case scenario, the victim may even suffer loss of limb or even wrongful death due to fatal or mortal wounds.
To make sure that you are compensated in all your medical bills and future medical care, you need to seek help from top personal injury lawsuit lawyers in Los Angeles, who have decades of experience in representing personal injury victims in the negotiations or litigation of negligence claims cases.
Types of Bus Accident Claims
In Los Angeles, every bus mishap victim is given the right to seek damages against the party at fault. However, the kind and amount of damages that you can recover largely depends on the evidence you provide against the party at fault. Generally, a personal injury victim is entitled to the following damages:
- (1) Property damage – this refers to the repair or replacement of your vehicle involved in the accident;
- (2) Rental fee – this is recoverable if you needed to lease or rent a car while your vehicle is being fixed;
- (3) Actual medical costs – this refers to your actual bills paid or assessed by the medical facilities;
- (4) Future medical care – this denotes the recommended treatments post-discharge from chiropractic and therapeutic care to epidural injections and surgeries;
- (5) Lost earnings – this refers to lost earnings or wage due to absence from work in order to attend treatments; and
- (6) Pain and suffering – this relates to your emotional and psychological as well as physical pain and suffering you endured because of the accident.