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Omaha Bus Accident Lawyers

Legal Representation After a Bus Accident

Each day, many Omaha residents trust buses to get to work, school, or run errands. For some people, buses are the only method of transportation available. Unfortunately, buses get into accidents almost every day across Nebraska. If you or a family member have been injured while riding a bus, or injured in an accident with a bus, you might be able to pursue financial compensation for your injuries and losses. But, you need a dedicated Omaha bus accident attorney to fight bus companies and their insurance representatives.

Omaha bus accident claims can get complex. Many buses are run by public entities like a city government. This is why you need Cullan & Cullan LLC on your side. We can help you secure the financial settlement you require to heal and move on after an Omaha auto accident attorney. Contact us today at (402) 882-7080

What are the Most Common Causes of Omaha Bus Accidents?

Cullan & Cullan LLC has handled many Omaha motor vehicle accident victims over the years. Here are the most common causes of Omaha bus accidents out clients have reported:

  • Bus drivers under the influence of alcohol or drugs
  • Distracted bus drivers
  • Speeding bus drivers
  • Drivers not following road signs or lights
  • Negligent bus driver behavior
  • Defective bus equipment or parts

Common Omaha Bus Accident Injuries

Due to riders on Omaha bus accidents not having to legally wear seat belts, bus riders can suffer serious injuries in an accident. Here are the most common injuries Omaha bus accident victims suffer:

  • Bone breaks and fractures
  • Torn ligaments and tendons
  • Severe cuts and bruises
  • Burns
  • Facial fractures
  • Brain injuries (like concussions and skull fractures)

Who Is Liable in an Omaha Bus Accident?

Your experienced Omaha bus accident attorney will have to find out who is at fault for the injuries you have suffered in a bus accident. There can be many parties whose negligence led to your injuries. Here are the most common parties named in Omaha bus accident lawsuit claims:

  • The bus driver
  • The bus company
  • A negligent driver of another motor vehicle
  • The bus manufacturer
  • Manufacturers of any parts of the bus

Damages That Can Be Claimed After an Omaha Bus Accident

Your Omaha accident lawyer may be able to build a strong case that secures a financial settlement for you and your family. Here are the most common damages your Omaha bus accident claim will seek:

  • Current and future medical bills
  • Lost current and future wages
  • Lost career earning capacity
  • Physical therapy costs
  • Rehabilitation costs
  • Home and vehicle modifications (like wheelchair lifts and ramps)
  • Pain and suffering

In the tragic event of losing a loved one in an Omaha bus accident, you may be able to seek compensation for the following damages in a wrongful death claim:

  • Medical bills
  • Pain and suffering of the deceased before death
  • Lost future wages
  • Lost future benefits
  • Lost love, affection, companionship, guidance, marital consortium, etc.
  • Loss of duties the deceased performed (such as household chores like child care, property maintenance, vehicle maintenance, etc.)

Contact an Omaha Bus Accident Attorney Today

Cullan & Cullan LLC have helped many Omaha motor vehicle accident victims. Contact us today at (402) 882-7080

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