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Bus Accident Lawyer in Fairfield County

Accidents involving buses can lead to complicated injury and wrongful death claims. Choose Vishno Law Firm to help set things right.

Thousands of people in Stamford, Bridgeport and other Fairfield Counties rely on public transportation to get around each week. While no one expects to be involved in an accident, crashes involving buses happen every day across the United States. In Fairfield County, these bus accidents often happen on busy streets and involve several vehicles, numerous people, and large companies that may complicate your recovery process after an accident.

Bus accidents often involve a wide range of injuries, from minor bumps and bruises to serious personal injuries such as traumatic brain injuries and broken bones. Even worse, most people involved in bus accidents did nothing wrong. The accident can leave them frustrated and angry.

At Vishno Law Firm, we understand. We fight hard for the compensation and closure our clients need. If someone's negligence has caused harm to you or a loved one, you deserve to be fairly compensated. The negligent person or company must be held accountable.

How do Fairfield County bus accidents happen?

The causes of bus accidents cover a wide range. Federal law prohibits bus drivers from texting behind the wheel. Bus drivers also must undergo mandatory drug and alcohol testing. But despite the law, accidents involving drunk bus drivers or texting bus drivers do happen. Other factors in bus accidents include speeding or ignoring traffic signals and signs.

Some of the most common causes of Fairfield County bus accidents include:

  • Impaired drivers
  • Distracted drivers
  • Reckless drivers
  • Negligent maintenance
  • Defective vehicle parts

Some bus accidents happen through no fault of the bus driver. Other drivers may cause serious bus accidents. In such cases, you may have a claim against the other driver.

How can a Fairfield County bus accident lawyer help me?

Nobody expects to be in a Fairfield County bus accident. In an instant, you or a loved one may face a painful recovery process. Our firm can help you file a bus accident lawsuit if necessary. You may be entitled to recover compensation for medical expenses, lost wages, loss of earning capacity, pain and suffering, disability, disfigurement and emotional distress.  If you've lost a loved one and need to file a wrongful death lawsuit, you may be able to recover compensation for funeral expenses and loss of care and companionship.

Attorney Jeremy Vishno has been helping injury victims get the compensation they rightfully deserve since 1990. Stand up for your rights. Contact us at Vishno Law Firm today. If represented by our firm, rest assured your case will be handled personally by Attorney Vishno and his staff of experienced paralegals. Call 888-222-1688 to schedule a free case consultation at our Fairfield or New Haven office locations.