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New Jersey Bus Accident Lawyer

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bus accident lawsuitsBus accidents have the potential to cause serious injuries and permanent disabilities to the victims involved. If you or a loved has been injured in a bus accident, you should contact a New Jersey bus accident lawyer to help you protect your legal rights and get the maximum compensation that you are entitled to.

The attorneys at Gersowitz, Libo & Korek, P.C. have the necessary experience and knowledge to successfully represent bus accidents victim. We will aggressively fight to get you what you deserve for the injuries you have suffered.

Injuries From Use Of Public Transportation

Commuters are using rapid transit and public transportation more and more each year in New Jersey and the tri-state area due to increasing congestion on the roads, the rising cost of gas, and the incredible cost of parking. But as the number of people using buses as their main source of transportation rises, so does the number of bus related injuries and fatalities.

Common bus-related injuries that our New Jersey bus accident lawyers will get compensation for include broken bones, fractures, brain traumas, neck and back injuries, spinal cord injuries, amputations, and herniated discs.

Types of Bus Accidents

At Gersowitz, Libo & Korek, P.C., our New Jersey bus accident lawyers handle a comprehensive range of bus accidents. We have successfully represented thousands of people injured by buses throughout New Jersey.

Bus related accidents are caused by a variety of factors, including driver negligence, inadequate security, dangerous roadways, poor weather conditions, and improper bus maintenance.

The most common types of bus accidents include:

  • Collision of a bus with another vehicle
  • Passengers injured while attempting to find a seat as the bus driver pulls away
  • Slip and falls during winter on ice and snow as a passengers enter or exit the bus
  • Negligent actions of the bus driver, such as driving into a telephone pole, a brick wall or building
  • Improper bus maintenance

Typical Causes of Bus Accidents

Determining the cause of a bus accident is the first step in establishing liability against the company. While a vast number of factors and conditions can cause or contribute to a bus accident, the most common causes include:

  • Driver Fatigue
  • Driver Inattention
  • Driver Error
  • Aggressive Driving
  • Speeding
  • Poor Bus Maintenance (bald tires, worn brakes, etc.)
  • Mechanical Failure

Common Bus Accident Injuries

Bus accidents can result in a range of injuries, from relatively minor bumps, bruises and scrapes to more serious injuries including broken bones, internal injuries and even death. When larger, heavier vehicles collide with smaller, lighter passenger cars, the results for the passengers of the smaller vehicle can be tragic. People involved in bus crashes should seek immediate medical attention to ensure that no life-threatening injuries have been sustained.

We Are Ready to Fight For Your Rights

If you or a loved one has been involved in a serious bus accident, our New Jersey bus accident lawyers are ready to assist you in recovering for your injuries. Our attorneys have represented thousands of clients who have been injured in bus accidents, and we have successfully obtained maximum compensatory monetary damages for their injuries.

Our Bus Accident Attorneys Can Help

Our New Jersey accident lawyers are experienced in handling bus accident cases. A bus accident lawyer can help you determine the types of damages to which you may be entitled. The extent of those damages will depend on the circumstances of the bus accident.

It is in your best interest to contact a competent New Jersey bus accident lawyer for assistance in determining your potential bases for recovery. We will aggressively fight to get you the just compensation that you deserve for the injuries and damages you have suffered. If you have been involved in a bus accident and are looking to hire a lawyer, call Gersowitz Libo & Korek, P.C. at (212) 385-4410 to schedule a free consultation with a New Jersey bus accident attorney.

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