Bus Accident Attorney in Charleston

4401 Belle Oaks Drive, Suite 300
North Charleston, SC 29405
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Bus Accident Attorney in Charleston

Bus accidents happen more often than you think. Even worse, these accidents often lead to serious injuries and, sometimes, death. One report showed that in 2021 alone, school bus-related accidents claimed 108 lives nationwide. If you or your beloved has been involved in such an accident, contact Morgan and Morgan immediately. Our Charleston bus accident lawyer might be able to get to the bottom of the matter, establish the truth about what happened, and secure the compensation to which you may be entitled.

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  • Types of Buses Involved in Accidents

    Buses play a vital role in Charleston’s transport system. That’s why they come in different sizes, designs, and types. That said, the most common buses involved in accidents include:

    • School buses
    • Public transit buses
    • Charter buses
    • Tour buses
    • Shuttle buses
    • Private company buses

    If you or a loved one has been injured in or by any of the following buses, tell us about your case. We might be able to represent you for free unless we win.

  • Possible Liable Parties in Bus Accidents

    Because buses are usually owned by different companies and entities, liability might fall on different parties. It’s also possible that more than one party may be responsible for the accident. In most cases, liability tends to fall on:

    • the bus driver;
    • the bus company or operator;
    • the bus manufacturer or maintenance provider;
    • government entities in charge of road maintenance;
    • other motorists; or
    • contractors or subcontractors.
  • Elements of a Successful Bus Accident Claim

    In order to bring a successful claim against the other party, your case must first satisfy certain elements. To begin with, you must prove that the other party owed you a duty of care. What this means is that they were responsible for your safety, say, for example, a bus driver. You must also prove that they breached this duty, which is what amounts to negligence. Lastly, you must demonstrate that you suffered injuries and losses due to the other party’s breach of duty of care.

  • Get the Legal Representation You Need

    You deserve a Charleston bus accident attorney who has your best interests at heart. Your interests aside, the attorney should have access to powerful legal resources to take on any defendant on your behalf. That’s what the army of attorneys at Morgan and Morgan can bring to your case.

    We have represented more than 500,000 families and secured over $20 billion in settlements and verdicts. If you have a viable case, we might be able to fight for you. Fill out this form to find out more.

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