Des Moines Bus Defect or Malfunction Attorneys
Public transportation services and commercial bus carriers provide commute and travel solutions to many people annually. Riders must place their trust in the bus operators, manufacturers, and others who play a part in promoting the safety of the buses that will take them to their chosen destination. Regrettably, a bus defect or malfunction can betray that trust in an instant and may cause serious injuries to both persons aboard and in the vicinity of a bus.
Victims of negligence deserve compensation for their pain and suffering. If you have been hurt in a crash caused by a bus’s mechanical failure, contact the Des Moines bus defect or malfunction attorneys of LaMarca Law Group, P.C., at (515) 225-2600 for a free consultation. You may be entitled to financial compensation for the damages you have sustained.
Types of Bus Defects and Malfunctions
It is essential that every part of a bus is working correctly to ensure it is able to transport passengers safely. Sadly, professional irresponsibility does cause things to go wrong, leading to some of the following problems:
- Brake malfunction
- Steering malfunction
- Tire defects
- Emergency exit malfunction
- Bus suspension defects
There are several parties that may be at fault for the bus defects or malfunctioning that causes serious bus accidents, including the following:
- Bus manufacturer
- Bus company
- Bus mechanics
If one of these parties is found to be directly at fault for your injuries, they may be held financially responsible. The medical bills, lost wages, and emotional toll of injuries sustained in a bus accident translates into long and difficult hardship. Through a successful lawsuit, victims may receive compensation for these damages.
If you or your loved one has recently been injured in a bus accident, contact the Des Moines bus defect or malfunction attorneys of LaMarca Law Group, P.C., today at (515) 225-2600 to learn more about your rights.