Bus accidents can cause serious injuries that can change a person’s life. If you have been affected by a bus accident that requires the legal help of a bus accident lawyer, contact us today at Mike Hulen, PC. We realize the toll an accident related injury can have on a person. Bus accidents can be devastating and lead to severe or catastrophic injuries, or even death. The sad truth is that bus crashes typically involve a large number of people. On average there are about 300 fatal bus crashes in the United States annually.
The most common causes for bus accidents include:
- Falling asleep behind the wheel
- Distracted driver
- A driver under the influence of alcohol or drugs
- Improper vehicle maintenance
- Hazardous roadways
- Weather conditions
Bus accidents can cause a variety of serious injuries including:
- Traumatic brain injury
- Spinal cord injury
- Neck and back injuries
- Broken bones
- Severe burns
If you or someone you know has been injured in a bus accident, it is important that you file a claim. However, there are strict time limitations.
Contact an attorney today. We are able to help you through the process of filing your accident claim, and discuss your case. Call today at (303) 932-8666 to set up your free initial consultation.