Access A Ride is a Metropolitan Transportation Authority (“MTA”) is a program that enables individuals with disabilities who are incapable of using public subways or buses to receive transportation services. Access-A-Ride is a public paratransit system that uses small buses and vans to shuttle individuals to medical appointments, shopping visits, and other vital functions.
Unfortunately, Access-A-Ride vehicles are frequently involved in serious accidents. If you are involved in an accident while riding public transit it is important you seek the counsel of an experienced New York City MTA accident lawyer as soon as possible to discuss your options.
How New York City MTA accidents happen
Pedestrians being struck by an Access-A-Ride bus
Passengers in an Access-A-Ride vehicle being injured due to an accident with another vehicle
As someone involved in an MTA accident, it is important to contact an experienced New York City MTA accident lawyer familiar with these types of cases. Frekhtman & Associates has helped many clients involved in New York City MTA accidents recover millions for their injuries. We investigate the accident, obtain witness statements, take photographs and measurements, hire experts when needed, and prosecute the cases through the courts efficiently and effectively. Please contact us for a free no obligation consultation to discuss your case.
Benefits of an NYC MTA Accident Lawyer
Our New York City MTA accident attorneys have handled all types of New York City MTA accidents including those of passengers on a bus, pedestrians struck by an Access-A-Ride vehicle, and individuals whose car was hit by an Access-A-Ride vehicle. Other types of cases include a failure of the Access-A-Ride vehicle to allow a disabled individual to safely exit the vehicle prior to continuing on their route.