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Bus Accident Lawyer in La Mirada

What To Do After A Bus Accident in La Mirada To File A Claim

For some reason, people think that buses are safer than their cars. The hazards of a bus accident can be horrible because most buses do not have airbags or seat belts yet they transport a lot of people. Bus accident claims are very complicated. There are more responsible parties and more victims than in a typical car accident. That is why all involved need help from a qualified and experienced bus accident attorney.

Do you know what to do after a bus accident in La Mirada?

Contact your local police department to report the accident. While waiting for the officers to arrive, you can take photos of the scene from different angles to document it. If you haven’t documented it, get the contact information of the passengers that were also involved in the accident. Your lawyer may need to communicate with these people to investigate the claim.

Your safety and those around you are vital. Seek for medical help even if you only have a minor injury. Usually, the bus staff is in charge of calling medical assistance. If you think that staff is too preoccupied with the event, you can call 911 by yourself. La Mirada requires their accident victims to get a medical attention within a given period. Your claims might be barred if you do not seek attention immediately.

Bus companies usually have a different insurance that a standard vehicle insurance. It is more comprehensive so that it covers all its passengers. Just remember that there may be other ways to work around the restriction of your insurance policy.

Consult our Personal Injury Lawyer in La Mirada Today for a Free Consultation

Our experienced personal injury lawyer understands the laws and special requirements related to such insurance. We have the legal expertise that will help you process your documents and resolve your case successfully. Contact our personal injury lawyer today to schedule your free consultation and know the steps to take in handling a bus accident. Call Law Offices of Christopher Montes de Oca at (562) 901-4664 or visit us online.

Law Offices of Christopher Montes de Oca represents victims in cases involving car accidents, truck accidents, bus accidents, motorcycle accidents, and uber accidents. Serves clients in throughout Los Angeles, including Alhambra, Maywood, Echo Park, Glendale, Long Beach, Whittier, Hacienda Heights, La Mirada and Pico Rivera.

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Chris is proud and humbled to be named as one of the top personal injury lawyers in Los Angeles for four straight years. Among those honors, Chris is recognized as a Super Lawyer. Each year, no more than 2.5% of the lawyers in the state receive this award. Chris was recently recognized as a “National Trial Lawyer Top 100”. Membership is extended solely to the select few of the most qualified attorneys from each state who demonstrate superior qualifications of leadership, reputation, influence, stature and public profile.

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