Countless individuals take public transportation in New York City, such as taxis, the subway, and buses. No one ever steps onto a bus expecting to be involved in a serious accident, but bus accidents are common in the busy city. Drivers of cars, taxis and other vehicles who are reluctant to yield to buses cause a number of collisions. Bus drivers can also cause accidents due to inattentive or reckless operation of the vehicle. Anyone who has suffered serious injuries because of a public bus, school bus or tour bus accident can file a claim with the help of a personal injury lawyer from Jaroslawicz & Jaros.

Our award-winning legal team's qualifications include the following:

  • Over $1 Billion in damages recovered for our clients
  • Hundreds of our clients have recovered $1 Million or more in compensation
  • 300+ years of combined experience in personal injury
  • The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers
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Filing With The New York City Transit Authority

If a bus or other public transportation vehicle caused an accident that resulted in your injuries, you may submit a claim with the New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA). This can be a quick and effective procedure, but only if it is performed correctly. Many people are unaware of the correct procedure for filing a claim and, as a result, forfeit their right to compensation. Consult our injury attorneys in NYC before you file your claim so you get informed on the process. Act quicklyyou only have 90 days after an accident to file with the NYCTA.

Work With NY Law Firm Jaroslawicz & Jaros

Our New York City personal injury attorneys have years of experience handling client cases with success, as well as working knowledge of complex legal issues. We help our clients establish clear responsibility of parties who neglect their duties. We also investigate accidents in detail so we may gather the necessary evidence. The more prepared you are before filing an injury claim, the more likely you are to succeed in obtaining the compensation you need. If you have been injured in a bus accident, you may be entitled to compensation for:

  • Medical costs
  • Loss of wages
  • Loss of earning ability
  • Pain and suffering

Effective Representation For Serious Injuries And Wrongful Death In Bus Accidents

Filing a claim with the NYCTA may not be enough to cover the full cost of your injuries and damages. This is especially true if you have suffered catastrophic injuries or have lost a loved one to a wrongful death. No matter how difficult or overwhelming the situation may seem, taking action against the responsible party may help ease your financial burdens. Work with our team of legal professionals to secure the compensation that you and your loved ones may need, and focus on attaining peace of mind in these difficult times.

Contact our firm and speak with a caring and dedicated injury lawyer in NYC. Call 212-227-2780 or 800-269-2780 today for a free consultation.