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Bus Accidents and Financial Recovery

Each year, thousands of California municipal and city bus riders are seriously injured or killed in bus accidents. Due to their often cumbersome size and weight, buses cause especially catastrophic damages when they are...more

Hours of Service Laws Protect the Public from Fatigued Truck and Bus Drivers

In March 2011, a Chinatown bus carrying passengers from a casino in Connecticut to Manhattan flipped on its side and slammed at high speed into a highway signpost. The post ripped the bus apart, killing 15 passengers and...more

Wilson Elser and NTSB General Counsel Co-Author Guide to NTSB Accident Investigations

In This Guide: - 1 Abstract - 1 The NTSB - 2 Initiation and Nature of NTSB Investigations - 3 On-Scene Organization - 3 NTSB Investigation Groups - 4 Parties to the Investigation - 5...more

Weekly Law Resume - February 22, 2013: California Highway Patrol Has No Duty to Come to Aid of an Injured Party Absent a “Special...

Greyhound Lines, Inc. v. Department of the California Highway Patrol California Court of Appeal – Fifth District (February 14, 2013) In general, absent a “special relationship”, a person who has not created a peril...more

Caught By Accident — Protect Your Compensation

In the early hours of a November morning, two buses in the express bus lane heading into Manhattan collided outside the Lincoln Tunnel in Weehawken. A Martz Trailways bus struck the rear of the NJ Transit bus injuring 20...more

Bus Accidents – You Never Know

On Friday evening over the Labor Day weekend 2012, a 16-year-old boy from Queens boarded a bus with 65 friends to go to a sweet 16 party. The double-decker bus had just crossed over the George Washington Bridge to New Jersey....more

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