Bus Accidents

School Bus Injuries in New York City

Posted on April 30, 2020 in
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) governs the rules are regulations regarding the safety of school buses. However, statistics show that while school buses are generally very safe, over 17,000 children are still injured and rushed to emergency rooms due to injuries suffered on or around school buses.  Safety and School Buses  The numbers are truly astronomical. The American School Bus Council calculates that over 25 million children ride on school buses every single day throughout the United States. The specific way school buses are constructed, the additional...
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NYC Bus Company Accidents

Posted on February 12, 2019 in
If you are involved in a Martz Trailways, Megabus or Peter Pan Bus Accident, you should seek immediate medical treatment if you are injured and then seek the help of an experienced Manhattan bus accident lawyer. How Martz Trailways Claims to Separate Itself from the Pack According to Martz’s website, Martz Trailways seeks to avoid Manhattan bus accidents by ensuring that their drivers are properly trained. They require their drivers to have at least 168 hours of training and their drivers’ skills are continually refreshed annually. Further, Martz Trailways...
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Manhattan School Bus Accident Lawyer

Posted on February 5, 2019 in
Each weekday in Manhattan parents throughout the City of New York place their children on school buses and trust that school bus drivers will treat their children with the utmost care – as precious cargo. However, there are many different things that can go wrong. For example, a school bus driver’s error while operating the school bus in Manhattan may cause an accident.  Additionally, children are often times full of energy and become rowdy on the bus which may cause the school bus driver to be distracted, leading to...
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NYC Academy Bus Accident Lawyer

Posted on February 3, 2019 in
If you are involved in an Academy Bus Accident in NYC, you need to learn about your legal rights as soon as possible. According to the Academy Bus website, Academy Bus is the largest privately owned and operated transportation company in the United States and has been operating on the east coast for more than forty (40) years. If you are a passenger riding on an Academy Bus traveling to or from NYC that is involved in an accident, you might be able to recover for your pain and...
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Greyhound Bus Accident Lawyer

Posted on January 12, 2019 in
If you are injured in a Greyhound Bus Accident in Manhattan, you need to know your rights immediately. You may be able to recover for your pain and suffering, both past and present. You may also have additional medical bills in the future. Whether you were a passenger on a Greyhound bus in Manhattan or you were a pedestrian struck by a bus, you need to speak to a Manhattan Bus Accident Lawyer as soon as possible. Greyhound Bus Riders Who Are Properly Seated Can Be Injured Manhattan bus...
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Manhattan Tour Bus Accident Lawyer

Posted on January 9, 2019 in
Manhattan tour bus operators owe a high duty of care to passengers, as well as other drivers, bicyclists, and pedestrians on the streets and roads. If they don’t obey the rules of the road and cause a tour bus accident, they must be held responsible for the damages caused to others as a result of their negligence. Of course, driving defensively reduces your risk of a collision with a tour bus. Manhattan is a major center for large tour buses. International tourists flock to NYC and can often be...
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