Minneapolis Bus Accident Attorney Near Me

The personal injury attorneys at Hall Law have extensive experience handling virtually all types of motor vehicle accident cases, including bus accidents. As a result we understand the profound effect such accidents can have both on the injured person and their family. 

We realize that many times after a serious accident people are unable to work, unable to pay their bills, and have trouble dealing with insurance companies because of their injuries. We know how to deal with and resolve these issues. Firm attorneys have an excellent track record of obtaining positive results for our clients who have been injured in motor vehicle accidents, both via settlement negotiations and via jury trial verdicts.

Bus Accident Injuries

Every day millions of people ride buses. Like any other motor vehicle, buses can be, and often are, involved in a variety of accidents — from collisions with other vehicles to hitting pedestrians.

Often bus accidents cause serious injuries including 

Factors That Contribute to Bus Traffic Accidents

Most bus accidents are preventable. Many bus accidents are a result of one of more of the following:

  • driver error 
  • driver fatigue 
  • faulty emergency exits 
  • inadequate security
  • negligence 
  • dangerous roadways
  • defective products
  • improper maintenance 

Bus Accident Damages Recovery

There are two primary sources of recovery for injuries suffered in bus accidents: 

  1. no-fault insurance
  2. liability insurance covering the bus company employee who caused the collision

Minnesota No Fault Insurance

Minnesota law requires insurance companies to provide no fault auto insurance as a part of every automobile insurance policy insuring a motor vehicle registered or principally garaged in Minnesota. No fault insurance provides certain basic insurance benefits to all people who are injured in automobile accidents irrespective of whose fault caused the accident.

Benefits recoverable under the No Fault Act include:

  1. Medical Expenses and Rehabilitation Services
  2. Income Loss and Replacement Services
  3. Benefits for the family of someone killed in a motor vehicle accident

Bus Accident Reference Materials

Work With an Experienced Bus Accident Attorney

If you or a loved one have been injured in a bus accident, the attorneys at Hall Law can help. We have over 35 years of experience representing people who have been injured in accidents of this nature. Call us for a free consultation, and we’ll give you honest feedback about how we think you should proceed.