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El Paso Bus Accident Attorneys

Representing Bus Accident Survivors & Victims' Families Nationwide

When using public transit or other forms of mass transportation, we often feel safe. Buses are large and provide a sense of security, especially when they share the road with small vehicles. However, this sense of security can be false. Besides not offering the protection that other vehicles provide to occupants, buses have a characteristic that becomes tragic during an accident: they can carry dozens of people at once. While all motor vehicle accidents can be serious, incidents involving buses have the potential to change countless lives at once. Worst of all, they’re largely preventable. They should never cause anyone to suffer.

At Arnold & Itkin, our El Paso bus accident lawyers have experience helping clients recover after a crash. Since our team knows that clients approach us during one of the most difficult times of their lives, we refuse to allow them to be mistreated. We fight for the compensation they need and never settle for less because our mission to help them restore financial balance to their lives after the unthinkable. We’re always dedicated, constantly focused, and never back down in our pursuit of the best result for each client. No matter what.

Call our El Paso bus accident law firm today at (888) 493-1629 for a free and confidential consultation. We’re standing by to help you understand what options are available to you.

What Causes El Paso Bus Accidents?

Bus accidents are dangerous because of how many people are often inside the vehicle. However, the amount of people inside a bus doesn’t make them dangerous, a set of preventable factors do.

The following are common causes or factors that lead to dangerous bus riding conditions:

  • No safety restraints for passengers
  • Poorly trained bus drivers
  • Lack of regular bus maintenance
  • Reckless or negligent bus driving
  • Bus driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol

A lot goes into making a bus trip safe. Drivers must be rested, competent, and trained. Companies and mechanics must provide adequate maintenance. Manufacturers must ensure that they produce reliable and safe products. When any party involved with a bus’s operation fails to be safe, the results can be catastrophic for passengers and others on the road. Our El Paso personal injury attorneys work to expose wrongdoing of this kind.

Why Buses Are a Threat to Other Vehicles on the Road

Outside of semi trucks, buses are larger than nearly every other vehicle they share the road with. They’re heavy, cumbersome, and require care and attention to safely operate. One of the most dangerous aspects of buses is how hard they are to stop thanks to their heavy weight. Even worse, when buses are filled with passengers—an average of 55 at a time. Just one moment of inattention by a driver can create a dangerous situation that can kill or permanently injure dozens of passengers, not to mention other motorists, pedestrians, or cyclists.

Bus Accident Injuries

A lack of safety restraints, weak roofs, and heavy weight mean many passengers are at the mercy of physics during a bus accident. Survivors of bus accidents often have catastrophic injuries. These injuries are significant because they permanently alter a person’s ability to live as they did before an accident.

Bus accident injuries can include the following:

Many of these injuries require extensive and costly medical care. They alter a person’s future stability thanks to debt, the loss of the ability to work, and the emotional consequences that remain long after injuries have healed. This isn’t right, and bus accident survivors and their families deserve answers from negligent parties.

Bus Accident FAQ

What Can I Recover After an El Paso Bus Accident?

This depends on the specifics of your crash. Often, those injured in bus accident can seek compensation for lost wages, medical bills, and any other costs associated with their accident. If you’ve lost a loved one because of an accident, you might be able to recover losses related to their medical bills, funeral expenses, loss of income, and more in a wrongful death case. The best way to find out what’s possible for you is to call our El Paso bus accident law firm for a free consultation.

Who Is Responsible for Bus Accidents?

Bus accident liability can be complicated because multiple parties may be responsible for a single collision. Operators, bus drivers, manufacturers, and other parties might be completely or partially responsible for an accident. This makes it important to hire a law firm that will examine all aspects of a case so accountability is properly distributed for your recovery.

How Much Is it to hire an El Paso Bus Accident Lawyer?

Hiring an El Paso bus accident lawyer from our firm will cost you nothing up front. Our team works on something called a contingency fee. This means that we cover all costs associated with your case. If we don’t win results, you don’t have to pay us anything.

Call Our El Paso Bus Accident Lawyers Now at (888) 493-1629

While all bus accidents are unique, one thing is true: they should never happen. If you’re suffering because of an El Paso bus crash, answers are available. Whether you were inside the bus at the time of the accident or were in another car involved with the collision, our team is ready to investigate what happened on your behalf. We never settle for less than what will help our clients move forward and we never give up the fight. No matter what.

Call our El Paso bus accident attorneys now at (888) 493-1629. Your consultation is free and private!

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  • $8 Billion Top 3 Largest Jury Verdict in U.S. History Arnold & Itkin LLP tried a Risperdal case against Johnson & Johnson for failing to warn about one of the drug’s most damaging side effects: gynecomastia. Our skill, hard work, and dedication resulted in the third-largest jury verdict ever obtained ...
  • $357 Million Largest Workplace Accident Settlement in Texas history Arnold & Itkin LLP secured a massive nine-figure settlement against a transnational corporation for a workplace incident. The settlement set a Texas record for being the largest personal injury settlement in the state’s history.
  • $222 Million Record-Breaking Verdict for Widow Our firm won $222 million for a woman who lost her husband in an industrial accident caused by a faulty valve. We took the case to trial because the at-fault company refused to take responsibility. The jury saw through the corporate lies and double ...
  • $205 Million Confidential Settlement Obtained for Numerous Clients Arnold & Itkin reached a record $205,000,000 settlement on behalf of clients after several years of hard-fought litigation. The case settled just before trial was set to begin.
  • $139 Million Massive Settlement Achieved for Victims of an Oilfield Incident Arnold & Itkin LLP negotiated a huge $139,000,000 settlement for injured families affected by an oilfield incident in the eastern United States, settling one week before trial.
  • $117 Million Largest Single-Event Personal Injury Verdict in Louisiana History Arnold & Itkin represented a pregnant woman who experienced stomach pain and called Acadian Ambulance. The driver of the ambulance drove the ambulance into the back of a sugar cane truck causing the plaintiff's spine to be severed at T4 and for her ...
  • $116 Million Confidential Settlement Arnold & Itkin LLP negotiated a massive nine figure settlement on behalf of their clients after several years of hard fought litigation.
  • $110 Million Record Settlement Achieved for Victims of Defective Products Arnold & Itkin obtained a record settlement for individuals harmed by defective, dangerous products. The result exemplifies our commitment to clients and justice for those seriously injured by the conduct of others.
  • $105 Million Record Settlement for Dangerous Product Victims Arnold & Itkin’s legal team helped represent those harmed by dangerous products. We were successful in recovering a $105 million settlement.
  • $97 Million Massive Settlement Secured for Refinery Workers Arnold & Itkin is proud to share that after months of preparation for trial, our firm was able to secure a huge settlement for clients who were injured in a refinery fire. Find out more now.
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