New York City School Bus Accident Lawyer

While we all like to think our children are safe and sound when they get on the school bus each morning, these large buses are involved in accidents. Whether the injured person was a passenger on a school bus or a pedestrian struck by a school bus, these accidents can have catastrophic consequences. A typical school bus is a very large motor vehicle with a length of up to 40 feet and a weight of greater than 40,000 lbs. A large school bus can carry up to 80 passengers, making it extremely dangerous if an accident occurs. If you or a loved one has been injured in an accident it is important you seek the counsel of an experienced New York City school bus accident lawyer to go over your claim and help guide you through the legal process. To learn more or get started, call and schedule a consultation with one of our bus accident attorneys in NYC today.

How School Bus Accidents are Caused

Causes of school bus accidents may include:

  • Drivers or school bus monitors who were improperly or insufficiently trained
  • Drivers who have little experience driving a school bus
  • Tired or fatigued drivers
  • School buses that were not properly maintained or repaired
  • Dangerous road conditions such as rain, snow, or sleet coupled with excessive speed
  • Drivers having to navigate complex routes
  • Stopping the bus often to pick up children
  • Failing to see due to blind spots or a failure to keep a proper lookout
  • The driver may be distracted by children on a crowded bus

Importance of a New York City School Bus Accident Lawyer

If you or a loved one was injured in an accident involving a school bus, contact a New York City school bus accident lawyer, Frekhtman & Associates for a free consultation to learn your rights. We have experience litigating cases against all types of school buses public and private, large and small, and we don’t ever stop fighting until justice is served.

Seriously Injured in New York City?

Seek the help of our experienced personal injury lawyers who have recovered millions for our clients

(212) 222-1111
Frekhtman & Associates

Frekhtman Associates

Frekhtman & Associates N/A(212) 222-1111

45 Rockefeller Plaza #2000,
New York,
NY
10111

Open 24 hours (212) 796-6939

100-09 Metropolitan Ave,
Forest Hills,
NY
11375

Open 24 hours (718) 331-3330

20 E 205th St,
Bronx,
NY
10468

Open 24 hours (718) 733-9300