Public transportation is a convent and low cost way to travel around town in Dallas. The Dallas Area Rapid Transit system transported 32.1 million passengers by bus in 2017, according to their website. Additionally, the Dallas Independent School District is responsible for securing busses to shuttle children to and from schools.
Even with training and a focus on safety, accidents still can happen. In the 2014-15 school year Dallas School District buses were involved in 200 crashes and in the in the school year 2015-16 the number of crashes increased to 405, according to the Texas Education Agency. The same report showed 86 children being injured in 2009 in school bus related accidents.
If you live in Texas and are injured in a bus accident, there are legal measures and resources available to you. The fact is, not all accident victims are directly involved in the circumstances leading up or contributing to the…
If you become injured or if your child becomes injured or even killed while riding public transit, there may be legal recourse you can take. Our experienced attorneys are knowledgeable in different ways to hold the city or responsible parties accountable and help you get your rightful compensation. Read our materials and call us today for a free consultation.