Los Angeles Bus Accident Attorneys
While it may seem straightforward, identifying liable parties in bus accidents can sometimes be challenging. Here are some of the parties who could potentially be held liable or financially responsible for a bus accident and the resulting injuries and losses:
After any type of accident, including a bus crash, the most important thing to do is check if you or anyone else has been injured. If that is the case, you should seek medical attention right away. Call 911 so emergency personnel arrive at the scene and provide medical attention to those who need it. Do not decline treatment or help at the accident scene.
If you are able to do so, it is also important to collect as much evidence as possible. Get names and contact information for any eyewitnesses who saw the crash occur and can corroborate your account of what occurred. It is also crucial to get photos and videos from the scene of the crash. Write down as much notes as you can including how many vehicles were involved, the position of the vehicles, the weather on the day of the crash, traffic conditions, the bus driver’s condition, etc.
Get prompt medical attention, treatment and care for your injuries. This ensures that you get on the road to recovery and also helps document the type of injury you suffered and the treatment you sought. In addition to taking these steps, it is also important that you seek the counsel of an experienced Los Angeles bus accident lawyer who can explain your rights and help you determine the value of your case. You attorney can also help gather other important evidence such as police and incident reports.
If you have lost a loved one in a Los Angeles bus accident, we can help you seek compensation for damages such as medical expenses, funeral costs, lost future income, pain and suffering and loss of love, care and companionship. Call the Vaziri Law Group at 877-812-1085 to obtain more information about pursuing your legal rights.