How To Win A Personal Injury Claim Against Greyhound*

You will most likely come across transport buses when traveling on the roadways. There is a risk of being in a crash with a large transport bus, and if you believe that driver was negligent and that caused your damages, you can pursue a personal injury claim against them to recover compensation for the damages that you suffered in the accident.

Prove You Aren’t At Fault For An Accident

For your personal injury claim to succeed, you will need to prove that the driver was at fault for the crash. You will need to maintain evidence and documentation showing that the driver didn’t adhere to traffic laws or that the driver acted negligently and that is what caused your damages. You must prove that the liability falls on the transport company because of their employee’s actions.

Evidence To Help You Win Your Personal Injury Claim After An Accident

If you are in an accident, always stay on the scene of the crash. Take photos of the accident scene and of any damages. You will need to call the police to make sure an accident report is filed. The responding officer will come out and investigate the crash, talk to the drivers, and then question any witnesses regarding what transpired. Here are some pieces of evidence that you can use to support your claim.

  • Witness statements
  • Photos of the accident scene
  • Photos of damages
  • Repair estimates
  • Medical bills
  • Proof of missed work and lost wages
  • Document your daily restrictions and limitations

There should be witnesses to the crash. Corroborating witnesses can be very helpful. You should check to see if the crash was caught on video. The bus could be equipped with a dash cam that caught the entire incident on video. There could be nearby surveillance cameras or traffic cameras that can be used to review the crash footage.

How A Lawyer Can Help You Win Your Personal Injury Claim After An Accident

If an accident has left you with damages, you should retain the services of a personal injury lawyer who handles such cases in your state. With the help of an accident injury lawyer, you are much more likely to recover compensation.

Many large transport companies have commercial insurance coverage, so they will be represented by an aggressive team of attorneys. Schedule your free case review today ,so you can focus on recovering your losses through a personal injury claim.

*Disclaimer: The content of this article serves only to provide information and should not be construed as legal advice. If you file a claim against Uber, or any other party, you may not be entitled to any compensation.