Mass Transit Accident Attorney

An experienced Mass Transit Accident Attorney will help ease the burden after your accident. With the accessibility and ease of mass transit, it has become a very popular way to travel. Subways, trains, buses, and other public transportation make it an easy inexpensive way to travel. Generally mass transit is a much safer form of travel than a personal vehicle. There are risks however, and being involved in a mass transit accident can be life changing.

If you or a loved one are injured due to the careless or negligent actions of a mass transit operator Rice Law Group P.A will fight for you. We understand this can be an extremely traumatic experience and are here to guide you through the legal process.

Causes Of A Mass Transit Accident

Whether you travel by bus, commuter train, taxi, rideshare, or railroad, these accidents result from a number of factors:

– operator error, carelessness, or recklessness, including – speeding

– fatigue

– failure to obey traffic signs or signals, and failure to obey traffic laws;

– failure to properly inspect or maintain mass transit vehicles;

– driver impairment due to drugs or alcohol

– distracted driving

– Damage to roads/rails – if not maintained these can play a factor.

The law requires all mass transit operators, regardless of what type of vehicle they operate, to be properly trained.

Liability for Mass Transit Accidents

When a mass transit accident occurs liability will be a big factor in the case. Depending on how the accident happened and the cause will go a long way in determining liability.

Generally these parties can be held liable for mass transit or public transportation:

Government entity – government entity or agency may be held responsible in some cases. Most often for failure to maintain safety standards or outdated or lack of inspections.

Other Driver – If another driver was at fault and caused accident with mass transit.

Parts manufacturer – Happens when a parts manufacturer creates a faulty part that causes or contributed to accident.

Transit system – Numerous factors including an employee falling asleep at wheel.

How Can Rice Law Group P.A Protect My Rights After a Mass Transit Accident

After a mass-transit-accident injury, you need an experienced lawyer to help you get full and fair compensation. The proven personal injury attorneys at Rice Law Group P.A offer a free initial consultation. at this time we will discuss and advise you on the best steps to take for your case. You never pay any legal fees unless we get compensation for your losses.

We are ready fight for you: Mass Transit Accident Attorney

If you or a loved one has been injured in a mass transit accident that was caused by the negligence of another person do not hesitate to call Rice Law Group P.A.

We will protect your rights and do a thorough investigation of your case. We will seek compensation that you deserve, including:

– coverage of medical expenses related to the incident

– Recovery of lost wages

– Coverage of physical therapy

– Pain and suffering damages

– Loss of enjoyment of life

– Punitive damages against the operator or agency

To schedule an appointment, call (727) 201-9585

We offer expert counsel in accident claims across St Petersburg, Florida.