Bus Accident Compensation Claims in Bolton
Most people using public transport in Bolton will do so safely and never need to make a personal injury claim. However, from time to time both drivers and passengers, or even pedestrians may need our services after an accident involving a bus.
Bus Accident Claim Causes in Bolton
The types of accidents that can occur with buses and coaches resulting in personal injury claims can include, but are not limited to the following:
- Careless driving by the bus driver
- Falling over or tripping up on the bus
- An accident with another vehicle on the road
- Criminal assaults and criminal behaviour
Who We Can Help
We can offer legal advice to the following people who have been involved in a bus crash:
- Bus and coach drivers
- Car drivers and other vehicles
- Cyclists and motorcyclists
Make a Bus Accident Claim in Bolton
If you would like free and confidential advice after an accident then please call our 24/7 helpline. One of our advisors will ask you to give us some more details on exactly what happened to you, and based on that will be able to tell you whether our Bolton bus accident lawyers can help and support you.
If we do feel that there is a case then we will arrange an appointment with one of our specialist solicitors who will then represent you. Most bus crash claims and cases will be settled outside of court.
How Much Bus Accident Compensation?
Bus accident compensation claims don’t have any set guidelines as such, because the injuries that passengers and drivers can suffer will be wide-ranging. Injuries could include cuts, bruising, bone breaks, whiplash injuries, or more serious injury.
In the UK, bus crash compensation amounts could range from £1,000 to £250,000 but each case will be very different and we cannot accurately give figures until such time our legal experts have been able to speak to you in person so please call us today.
What You Should Do After a Bus Crash or Injury
In order so stand the best chance of success in winning bus accident compensation in Bolton we would advise then all claimants take the following actions:
- Take details of the time and location of the accident
- Get details of the bus driver involved if you are a passenger
- Keep your bus ticket if you were a passenger
- Try to obtain witness details to what happened
- Seek medical attention and ask for any records
- Keep notes on any expenses you have incurred including time off work
Call Now to Get Free Quick Advice
To get started simply call the phone number at the top of our website. One of our accident claims specialists is available now to advise you on what your legal rights are and how much compensation you could potentially receive for a bus accident claim in the Bolton. Call 01204354078 for a free phone consultation.