Bus accidents can be serious because they are larger than many other vehicles on the road and are the regular means of transport for many. Accidents involving buses can result in severe damages and costly expenses.
If you have been involved in an accident with a bus as a passenger, driver, pedestrian, motorcyclist, or bicyclist you need to protect your rights. There is a variety of issues that needs attention, such as damage to the vehicles, insurance companies, and law enforcement protocols. This requires the help of a qualified bus accident attorney who has a wealth of experience in these matters. Even if you are a careful driver, in some instances, you rely on other drivers to protect you by following safety standards.
There was a fatal bus accident in Ohio a few years ago. The Ohio State Highway Patrol responded to a deadly crash on Interstate 70 eastbound near milepost 62 in Clark County. A commercial vehicle that was headed westbound on I-70, lost control and crossed the median into eastbound traffic. The car ran into another car and crashed into a 17-passenger motorcoach. The driver of the motorcoach and three passengers were killed. Six others on the motorcoach were injured.
A bus accident can greatly affect your finances health and quality of life. If ever you find yourself in the situation where you have been in a bus accident of some kind, you should speak to a Cleveland bus accident lawyer and ensure that your rights are protected under the law.
At Paulozzi LPA Injury Lawyers, our legal team will work to make sure that you are the recipient of all benefits, to which you are entitled by evaluating your situation. We also act as an intermediary between insurance companies and bus company representatives to negotiate on your behalf.