Whether you are a regular bus rider or not, you certainly see buses everywhere in and around Hollywood. You may not realize just how large of a role that buses play when it comes to meeting our transportation needs. Unfortunately, when a bus driver or bus company is responsible for a crash, serious injuries can occur.
Vladimir Tsirkin & Associates is ready to help when you need a Hollywood bus accident attorney. Our qualified and experienced team will investigate what happened and build a strong case. Our goal is to secure compensation for all of your crash-related expenses.
Think about how many buses you encounter on a daily basis. Perhaps you are a regular bus user. Maybe your kids ride the school bus each day. There are thousands of buses in and around the Hollywood area. While the vast majority of them are completely safe, there are times when buses get into crashes due to the negligence of a bus driver or a failure of the vehicle itself.
During the latest reporting year in Florida, there were many injuries as a result of bus crashes, some of them incapacitating. Consider the following injuries we commonly see as a result of bus crashes:
Buses are large vehicles and they weigh tens of thousands of pounds. When they are involved in a crash, they have the ability to cause injuries to many people at once:
We know that bus drivers should be fully trained to operate each vehicle they are asked to drive. They should have their commercial driver’s license and follow all law regarding bus operation. A bus driver should never be distracted by their phones or other devices and they should never operate while impaired by drugs or alcohol.
Bus companies should ensure that each vehicle they operate is regularly inspected and maintained. Some of the main causes of bus crashes revolve around failure of the:
When vehicles of this size fail at high speeds, the driver will likely lose control and crash.
If you have been injured in a bus crash and suspect that it was caused by the negligence of a bus driver or bus company, please seek legal assistance as soon as possible. Vladimir Tsirkin & Associates is ready to step in and secure the compensation you need for all of your crash-related expenses, including: