For many people living on Long Island, and all over New York, public or mass transportation is a part of every day life.
Unfortunately, when a bus accident occurs, there are often serious injuries and numerous victims involved. Busses are huge vehicles that can carry many people. Bus accidents occur thousands of times each year and cause passengers within the bus as well as passengers of other vehicles unnecessary pain and suffering, or even death. If the bus company responsible for the bus you have been injured by is government entity, it affects the way your claim must be handled. Not only will you be required to provide a notice to the government with information about the accent, but also the amount of damages you are able to recover may be limited.
Local governments and bus companies rigorously defend their drivers when faced with a bus accident lawsuit. The law limits the amount of time you have to file your bus accident lawsuit, so it is important that you contact the bus accident attorneys at Malone, Tauber & Sohn as soon as possible to schedule your free initial consultation.