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Our team of Atlanta bus accident attorneys is dedicated to helping victims of bus crashes as they seek injury compensation for medical and non-economic damages. We are well-versed in traffic collision claims. A skilled legal representative from Henningsen Injury Attorneys, P.C. can handle your bus accident claim and help you fight for the compensation that you deserve.

Common Causes of Bus Accidents

If you or a loved one has been involved in a bus accident, an Atlanta injury lawyer from Henningsen Injury Attorneys, P.C. should be contacted as soon as possible.

When the cause of a bus accident is the result of a negligent driver, it is due to one or more of the following reasons:

  • Driver impaired by drugs, medication, or alcohol
  • Driver failed to heed road conditions, signs, or weather hazards
  • Driver was speeding
  • Driver negligence

Other causes can be defective or faulty equipment on the bus, such as brake or steering systems, tires or other system failure.

School Bus Accidents in Georgia

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According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), school bus accidents are a prevalent threat to the safety and well-being of children in the United States. Approximately 19 children die in school-related transportation accidents on an annual basis. Between 1998 and 2008, nearly half of school bus fatalities involved a child between the ages of 5 and 7, and 51% of school bus accidents were front-impact collisions.

While some of these accidents may have been caused by weather conditions or other unavoidable circumstances, many are the result of negligence. At Henningsen Injury Attorneys, P.C., we believe that parents should be able to trust that school transportation will protect their children from the carelessness of others; not put them in harm’s way. Our firm is

Public Transportation Accidents

Atlanta’s public transportation system is MARTA, an acronym for Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority. MARTA has buses that operate throughout the area, primarily in Fulton County and DeKalb County. More than 415,000 passengers ride a MARTA bus daily. If you were injured while riding a MARTA bus, you may be entitled to compensation. Contact our firm for more information.

Contacting an Atlanta Bus Accident Attorney

When a bus accident happens and one or more individual suffers severe injury, it is important to establish liability. Establishing liability in personal injury claims is always part of the process in an injury claim. Our experience over the past ten years has been devoted to personal injury law. We understand the process in depth. We know how to investigate to uncover liability and negligence. We have achieved many successful results for our clients in their personal injury claims. We never charge a fee unless we win your case, and our injury lawyers are prepared to aggressively pursue the maximum compensation possible in any bus accident injury claim.