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Deerfield Beach Public Transportation Accident

If you have been injured on the bus system, in a train collision in Deerfield Beach, or through another incident while using mass transit, you only have a limited amount of time to pursue legal action. You may have a claim if your accident was caused by negligence, but you do need to act quickly.

Having represented many people injured in traffic accidents and public transportation collisions, the attorneys at Flaxman Law group are well versed in relevant local laws and resources. If you have been injured, contact us to find out how to hold public transportation agencies accountable for injuries caused by their vehicles and their employees. You deserve justice.

Public Transportation Accidents and Legal Claims

There are many types of public transit vehicles that can lead to legal remedies and legal claims:

  • Train collisions. Train collisions can be caused by human error, defective equipment, signal problems, track problems, or negligent operators. If negligence played a role in your injuries, is important to consult with a personal injury attorney in order to ensure that you get full compensation. Upon investigation, it is found that many train collisions were completely preventable and unfortunately these types of collisions cause catastrophic injuries that can affect the victims’ lives forever.
  • Bus accidents. Buses are sometimes incorrectly maintained or the equipment that is meant to keep you safe on a bus may be defective. In addition, in a bus accident is important to investigate whether the operator was negligent, distracted, or poorly trained. Many bus accidents in Deerfield Beach and other communities are preventable and this means that you may have a claim if negligence played a role in your injuries.
  • Pedestrian accidents. Sometimes, a bus or other mass transit vehicle will hit a pedestrian because the operator of the vehicle is distracted or otherwise negligent. In these cases, it may be possible to pursue compensation as well.
  • Assault and other incidents. Traffic accidents are not the only ways that Floridians are injured on mass transit. Sometimes, slip and fall accidents occur on these vehicles due to poor maintenance and mechanical failure can also lead to electric shock or burns. In addition, inadequate maintenance on public transportation authority property can lead to assault, muggings, and other dangerous activity. In some cases, it is possible to pursue legal action in these situations as well.
You Need Legal Advice If You Have Been Injured

You will want to consult with an experienced personal injury attorney who can fully investigate a public transit accident and has the knowledge and resources to aggressively pursue a claim for your injury. The attorneys at Flaxman Law Group have been successful in seeking compensation on behalf of thousands of clients. Our compassionate attorneys are prepared to guide you through every step of the insurance process or the legal claims process so that you can seek the compensation and justice that you need in order to start rebuilding your life after catastrophic injury. You can contact Flaxman Law Group for your free case assessment by calling 1-866-FLAXMAN (1-866-352-9626) at any time; our phone lines are staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week to serve you better.