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Bus Accident Compensation Claims

Bus Accident Compensation Claims

Buses are a very common mode of transport in the UK and are used by thousands of members of the public each day. They are a convenient and environmentally friendly way to get about, but travelling by bus does carry a certain element of risk.

Passengers on buses are allowed to stand and seatbelts are not usually provided, meaning that injuries can be sustained as a result of people being thrown around the bus. If you have been injured on a bus, you may be able to claim compensation from either the bus company, the person responsible for the road traffic accident or the council/authority responsible for maintenance of the road.

Common Bus Accident Injuries

The types of injuries which can be sustained in bus accidents are:

  • Cuts and bruises
  • Whiplash
  • Fractures
  • Serious head injuries
  • Injuries resulting in brain damage, paralysis or loss of limbs

Here at Farleys Solicitors our dedicated team of personal injury solicitors have a wealth of experience in assisting people claim the compensation they deserve and will be happy to discuss the circumstances of your bus accident on a free of charge basis.

Free Online Claim Assessment

Take our free assessment to find out if you have a bus accident compensation claim, or call us on 0333 331 5441.

No Win No Fee Bus Accident Claims

Bus operators in the UK owe a duty of care to their passengers. This means that they have a responsibility to ensure passengers’ safety from the moment they step on the bus to the moment they alight.

There are three common causes of accidents resulting in injury to passengers:

  • The bus driver failing to take proper care e.g.
    • pulling away from the bus stop too quickly
    • stopping too suddenly
  • Collision with another vehicle
  • Problems with the road

Choosing the right solicitor is also crucial to both the success of your claim and the amount of compensation you are awarded. Farleys have a wealth of experience in assisting clients with bus accident compensation claims, and wherever possible, Farleys will pursue your claim on a ‘no win no fee’ basis, meaning that you won’t be asked to pay a penny.

Contact a Specialist in Bus Accident Claims

Farleys represent personal injury clients throughout England and Wales, so regardless of where you live, we can assist you with obtaining the compensation you deserve. To talk to a specialist solicitor about a potential bus injury claim, contact us today on 0333 331 4065 for a free of charge discussion, or alternatively, you can email us.

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