There are many factors that can contribute to a public transport accident such as unsafe driving, poor road conditions, faults in maintenance, lack of or fault with signalling, poor lighting or extreme weather conditions.
You could be travelling by bus, taxi, train or even an auto rickshaw, but with public transport being used by many of us at some point the risk of accidents has increased.
It can be a distressing time if you have been injured in a public transport accident. Whether your injuries are whiplash type injuries or even broken bones, other muscular injuries or the pure shock of the accident, it is important to choose a trustworthy road traffic accident solicitor with experience.
At Hattons Solicitors we advise our clients to record as much information as possible after a public transport accident, such as the vehicle registration numbers of the vehicle involved, the name of the driver of the vehicle you were travelling on, the route number you were travelling. Also any photos of the accident you take could be useful to prove your case.
Hattons Solicitors can advise you of your best options and answer any concerns or questions that you have before processing any claim. It you decide to make a claim as a result of a public transport accident, the compensation could help you to pay for medical bills and aftercare as well as covering you for any loss of earnings.
We work closely with our clients to keep them informed about their claim and our clients can also access our online file view system to find out where their case is up to at their own convenience.
If you would like advice on making a claim after a public transport accident call our legal team on 0800 298 9690 or alternatively fill in the Claim Now form and we will call you back.