Bus accidents can cause serious injuries and trauma to everyone involved. A variety of bus types travel through Texas and New Mexico, including school buses, transit buses, intercity buses, charter buses, and more. If you have been involved in a bus accident in the Texas or New Mexico areas, it is crucial you get help from an experienced bus accident attorney that will stand up for your rights and fight to get you the maximum compensation you deserve.
Our Attorneys Will Help You After Being Involved in Bus Accident
Bus accidents are different from other accidents. You will benefit from working with a knowledgeable attorney that understands those differences and how they can impact your claim. Consider the following key points about bus accidents:
- The accident must be investigated right away
- Bus accidents may cause severe injuries
- Multiple parties can be held liable for damages
- Bus crashes may involve violations of state or federal regulations
- You have a limited amount of time to file a bus accident lawsuit
- A Bus accident claim can involve numerous complex insurance issues
Generally, you must file a personal injury lawsuit in Texas within two years after the accident has occurred. You should never accept a settlement offer before you speak with an attorney.
An attorney from the Sloan Firm can conduct a comprehensive investigation of your case, thoroughly investigate your medical records, consult with experts, and review all insurance policies in order to assess the full value of your claim and the amount of available compensation.
Depending on the circumstances of your bus accident and your injuries, you may be entitled to seek compensation for damages that include:
- Past and future medical expenses
- Mental anguish
- Physical impairment
- Lost income
- Vehicle damage
- Pain and suffering
- Wrongful death
Don’t wait to get help. Learn more about your legal rights and options after a bus accident in Texas or New Mexico. Get in touch with our dedicated and experienced lawyers today at The Sloan Firm and receive a free legal consultation about your case. We serve clients in Longview, Houston and all of East Texas, as well as in Santa Fe, New Mexico.