Bus Accidents Can Cause Serious Injuries
Accidents involving public and private bus services and school buses are often extremely serious. Because of California’s rapid growth, and the growth of the San Francisco Bay Area in particular, the number of school and city buses is growing as well. More transit riders and students means a greater chance for accidents and injuries.
California’s highways are also frequently used by Greyhound buses, charter buses, and others, and are the sites of sometimes deadly crashes. The congestion associated with California’s population growth, unfortunately, increases the frequency of these horrific accidents.
A Northern California bus and school bus accident lawyer from our firm can help pursue legal action in these cases.
GJEL Has Recovered Over $10 Million Dollars in Bus Accident Cases
The law firm of Gillin, Jacobson, Ellis, Larsen & Lucey has handled bus accident lawsuits throughout San Francisco and Northern California for over thirty years. Our Northern California bus and school bus accident lawyers have won significant monetary awards for our clients and their family members involved in bus accidents.
Should You Settle Right Away After A Bus Accident?
Parents and injured victims involved in bus accident cases should never agree to settle for any amount of money or services without first consulting a law firm for advice. Even if only to ask questions, it is essential to consult an experienced lawyer. In several cases, companies have settled for amounts that were dramatically smaller than a Northern California bus accident lawyer could have won in a lawsuit. Unscrupulous behavior by insurance companies and leasing corporations is common after a tragedy. Our law firm will fight for your rights against these sometimes unethical parties.
Bus Accident Cases Require Expertise & Experience
All bus and school bus accidents that take place in California involve complicated laws that should be handled by experienced lawyers. Our Northern California bus and school bus accident attorneys focus specifically on cases in the San Francisco Bay Area and in Northern California. Our lawyers handle every bus accident lawsuit free of charge until we win or settle the case. If our attorneys fail to settle your bus accident lawsuit, you owe us nothing.
Because California law dictates that any bus or school bus accident lawsuit be filed within a certain time period, it is important to contact a law firm as soon after the accident as possible. While receiving medical attention should always be your first concern, contacting a Northern California bus or school bus accident attorney quickly should also be a priority. Even if the guilt or negligence is clear in a bus accident, a claim may not be made if it is filed after the statute of limitation has ended.
We can’t imagine how difficult this would have been for our family without GJEL in our corner.
–M. and S.
Our Northern California bus and school bus accident attorneys have successfully recovered monetary damages for bus accident victims that have paid for medical expenses and equipment, property damage, therapy, pain and suffering, wrongful deaths, and loss of employment.
Contact a San Francisco Bus Accident Lawyer Today
If you or a loved one has been involved in a bus or school bus accident (private or public), contact the law firm of Gillin, Jacobson, Ellis, Larsen & Lucey. An experienced Northern California bus/school bus accident lawyer will speak with you free of charge and will educate you about your rights. We encourage you to contact us today.
We invite you to call 1-855-508-9565 or email email@example.com to speak with an experienced personal injury attorney at GJEL if you or a loved one has been injured. We provide free consultations, and we’re paid only when we win your claim. You’ll pay no fees if we don’t obtain a verdict or settlement for you.
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