Buses and coaches can carry large numbers of passengers.This includes both seated and standing passengers, so there is potential for injuries in the unfortunate event of an accident, emergency stop or any other type of collison. Busses are large vehicles that can carry a large number of people. Passengers on a bus can lead to potentially being involved in an accident that results in you being seriously hurt. Bus injury compensation is something that you are entitled to. Bus injury claims also form part of personal injury. This means that you would need a Personal injury solicitor to represent your claim.
Passengers who are involved in Bus accidents can end up being injured as Busses do not have seat belts that help resist the impact of an accident .Passengers could potentially be thrown back and forth and sustain common injures such as Whiplash, bruises, cuts, fractures and head injuries. Injury compensation is available for any injured person who has suffered an injury due to a non fault accident
Bus Accidents end up resulting in quite a few personal injury claims being made every single year. Accident injury claims have been on the rise since there have been more and more accidents being reported each day.This menas more people making injury claims for compensation
If you have been involved in a Bus accident as a passenger, you are entitled to making a personal injury claim and get compensation for your injures you have sustained as a result of the accident. The claim you make for your accident claim compensation will be for the pain and suffering you have incurred, any expenses and loss of earnings which can be recovered for you. According to the department for transport, there were 3,085 casualties on Busses and Coaches in 2019. The risk to passengers on Busses is more vulnerable as Busses do not have seat belts.
The personal injury claim you make will be either against the Bus driver or the if the accident was a result of another vehicle, then the claim for your compensation will be made against them. If the accident was a result of poor maintenance of the road, then the claim for compensation can be made against the council or other authority that was responsible. Our expert personal injury solicitors can help you make a claim for personal injury with no hassle
Busses can also be the reason for the accidents, as a result not only will it put the passengers on the bus at risk of injuries, other road users will also be at risk such as Cars, Cyclists, Motorbikes, and Pedestrians of the public. If you have been a victim of an accident caused by a Bus, then you are entitled to make a personal injury claim for your compensation. All road users must have insurance that will cover them in case of an accident. The personal injury claim made will be against the Bus driver or the companies insurance policy.
Although the vast majority of bus journeys pass off completely safely and with no injury, the sheer numbers of such journeys which take place every year mean that accidents are sometimes bound to happen. Though the majority of Busses have a completely safe journey, the percentage, however, having an accident in a bus as a passenger is very likely as a result of the sheer journeys made every day.
When making a Personal Injury Claim, people have a common worry and that is if they will be charged for any of the claim processes along the way, the good news is that all personal injury lawyers work on a No Win No Fee basis, which means all legal fees for the claim are covered and you will never have to pay for any fees at any point.
Our partners have great relationships with hundreds of no win no fee solicitors across the UK. If you’re serious about bringing you a claim, they will be happy to connect you with the right professional for you. We have a large panel of solicitors who all work on a No Win No Fee and will be happy to assist you in making your personal injury claim and getting your compensation.
If you have had an accident then contact our friendly team today on 0203 813 9654 or simply fill out our contact form and we will call you back as soon as possible