Pocatello Bus Accident Lawyer
Get Experienced Legal Representation in Idaho
Buses are an economical and environmentally-friendly form of transportation throughout Idaho and the rest of the country. Whether you use it to commute to school, work, or to run errands, buses play an important role in people’s lives. Unfortunately, when buses are involved in accidents, there is a high risk of injuries since most buses are not equipped with safety restraints.
If you have been injured in a bus accident in Idaho, May, Rammell & Wells is ready to help you recover your entitled compensation. Our Pocatello personal injury attorneys can thoroughly review your case and determine all of your available legal options in order to get the results you desire and deserve.
Negligence in Bus Accidents
Since bus companies and their drivers are responsible for the safety of those who use their services, they are held to the highest standard of care when it comes to protecting people’s lives. Furthermore, bus drivers must abide by the regulations of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). However, if bus companies and companies fail to meet their duty of care, doing so can result in serious accidents and injuries.
- The following are common examples of negligence related to bus accidents:
- Violations of the FMSCA regulations
- Violations of Idaho traffic laws
- Distracted driving
- Driving while intoxicated on alcohol or drugs
- Defective bus parts
- Untrained or unqualified drivers
- Negligent hiring of drivers
Call (208) 623-8021 to Get Started on Your Case Today
Compared to car collisions, bus accident cases are quite complicated. Different issues may arise if the bus was either run by the government, run by a school district, or privately owned. With more than seven decades of collective experience, our Pocatello personal injury lawyers can help you navigate through the intricacies of your case to obtain the most favorable compensation possible.
Contact us and schedule a free initial consultation immediately.