The Unique Nature Of Bus Injuries
Accidents that involve public transportation vehicles leave injury victims unsure of their rights. Who is responsible for public transportation accidents? Are you entitled to compensation for costs related to your injuries? If you or a loved one has been hurt in an accident involving a public bus, train or other transit vehicle, it is important to seek the advice of an experienced personal injury lawyer.
Our Busing Injury Lawyers Can Help You
At Hillier & Hillier, we represent people who have been injured in public transportation accidents. We are led by a lawyer with more than 35 years of experience and are adept at resolving the complex issues that arise from bringing claims against government entities such as the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) and other regional transit authorities.
We pursue claims involving a variety of public transportation vehicles such as streetcars, subways, buses, trains and shuttles. We seek compensation from all available sources, holding parties accountable for negligence such as:
- Operator error
- Improper or lack of vehicle maintenance
- Defective equipment
- Lack of operator training or negligent hiring
- Drug and alcohol use
- Distracted driving
- Reckless driving