Category Archives: Bus Accidents

Attorneys representing victims of bus accidents caused by bus driver error, improper bus maintenance and other causes.

Transit Bus Slams into Building in Miami, 25 Hurt

Earlier this year, Miami-Dade was the site of a transit bus-SUV collision that resulted in the bus crashing into a store and injuring 25 people, including several high school students. According to the Orlando Sentinel, the incident took place around 6:30 a.m. on a Thursday on Northwest 36th Street. There were reportedly 23 people on the bus at the time…
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School Bus Involved in Fatal Wreck After Running Stop Sign

Parents do not trust others with the safety and wellbeing of their children lightly, so when that trust is broken, they deserve answers and to see those at fault held accountable. A recent school bus accident in Lee County, Florida serves a reminder for just how easily parents’ trust can be broken. The crash happened in Fort Myers on a…
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Bus Driver Takes Deal After Fatal Miami Airport Wreck

A 2010 study revealed that on average, in the U.S., about 63,000 buses are involved in accidents each year and of those, 14,000 people are injured and 325 are killed, according to journalistsresource.org. Recently, a former bus driver took a plea deal in the aftermath of a fatal accident in which he crashed a bus into an overhang at Miami…
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Could a Bus Driver Endanger My Child?

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, from 2003 to 2012, 174 school-age children were killed in school-transportation-related accidents. Children are the most precious cargo there is, so when we trust anyone with transporting our children, we expect them to do so with the utmost care. Unfortunately, not everyone entrusted with the responsibility of transporting children takes it as…
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Bus Driver Killed in Tallahassee Bus Accident

According to WCTV TV, a school bus carrying a Florida high school track team crashed early in the morning of April 18. The crash happened at the intersection of Apalachee Parkway and Conner Boulevard in Tallahassee around 2:30 a.m. The 65-year-old bus driver was killed and four people were taken to the hospital for their injuries. Deputies say there were…
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School Bus Flips Over in New York City Collision, Injuring Nine People

According to CNN, a school bus carrying children flipped over after it collided with a taxi cab in New York City, leaving nine people injured. The bus was transporting six children between the ages of 10 and 12 in Brooklyn. Several children suffered minor injuries and were hospitalized, according to the New York Police Department. My Child Was Injured. What…
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