Recent Posts in Bus Accidents Category

Fatal accident involved church bus, semi-truck, SUV

Buses are becoming an increasingly popular mode of transportation, both here in Missouri and nationwide. In 2010, almost 850,000 buses were registered in the U.S., which is more than were registered ...
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Party bus operator shut down after fatal Missouri accident

As Springfield personal injury lawyers, we know that accidents involving commercial buses can have devastating consequences. When an accident is caused by a negligent commercial motor vehicle ...
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Recent charter bus accidents cause passenger injuries, fatalities

Charter buses are a popular mode of transportation in Missouri and throughout the U.S., especially for high school and college students who are traveling to sporting or educational events. The ...
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Bus accidents can cause serious injury to KC motorists, pedestrians

Our Kansas City auto accident lawyers know that personal injury claims connected to bus crashes can be extremely complicated. Because buses are often owned by companies, cities, counties or school ...
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Driver inattention a common cause of Missouri school bus accidents

School buses are built to provide students with the maximum possible protection in the event of a crash, and thankfully, Missouri school bus accidents resulting in injury aren't particularly common. ...
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Driver fatigue, poor road conditions contribute to fatal bus accidents in Missouri, nationwide

Our Joplin personal injury lawyers know all too well just how dangerous bus accidents can be. In recent months, a series of tour bus accidents have resulted in numerous passenger deaths nationwide. In ...
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Do school buses need seat belts? NHTSA officials say no

For years, safety advocates and federal agencies have debated the issue of seat belts in school buses. With school back in session and a rash of school bus accidents already in the headlines, it's ...
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Official accident investigation reports can be vital in personal injury claims

When you're involved in a car crash, it is wise - and prudent - to call the police as soon as possible. Doing so ensures that law enforcement officials will conduct an investigation and file a ...
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Have you suffered catastrophic injuries in a Columbia car crash?

Sadly, catastrophic injuries are common in Missouri car accidents. Victims sometimes suffer life-long pain and disability. If this sounds like you or a loved one, you are likely highly stressed, ...
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26 Bus Companies Shut Down, Declared "Imminent Hazards" to Roadway Safety

Low-cost, curbside buses have been under a microscope ever since a New York City crash killed 15 people and injured 18 others in March 2011. In an attempt to ensure that these buses meet federal ...
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Missouri School Bus Accident Injures 10 Student Passengers

Our Cape Girardeau car accident lawyers are troubled by a recent report of a Missouri school bus accident that sent 11 students to the hospital. It happened on March 13 in Belgrade, MO: the bus was ...
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Bus Safety Issues Concern Missouri Parents, Passengers

Bus safety is a growing concern in Kansas City, Missouri and throughout the country: in response, several state and federal agencies have taken numerous actions to increase passenger safety and reduce ...
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School Bus Accident in Fulton Missouri Highlights Dangers of Failing to Yield Right of Way

A recent school bus collision in Fulton MO was nowhere near as serious as it might have been, when twenty students from kindergarten to twelfth grade fortunately escaped injury. The twentyfirst bus ...
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Bizarre Greyhound Bus Trip through Southeast Missouri Shows that Regulations and Company Policies Aren't Fool-Proof

Ever wondered what recourse is available when a bus trip turns into a nightmare? What happens to a commercial bus driver when they drive aggressively, or worse, cause a bus accident? A recent ...
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Two School Bus Accidents Leave Jefferson City, Missouri Parents Wondering--Is it Safe to Send My Kids to School on the Bus?

The new school term has barely begun, and yet Jefferson City Missouri bus accident lawyers have already heard of two school bus accidents. In the first, a Jefferson City school bus was damaged in a ...
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Missouri Highway Patrol Calls for Back to School Safety, Even as First Auto Accident of the School Year Sends Three to Columbia Missouri University Hospital

As all Columbia MO parents and school age children know, the school year is back in session. Columbia car accident lawyers agree with the need for the press release sent out on Aug. 17th by the ...
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Greene County Missouri Accident Lawyers Provide School Bus Safety Reminders for Back to School Kids and Parents

Summer is such a fun time for kids. For everybody the summer break from school seems to go by so fast. Yet it is back to school time and so Greene County accident lawyers have several school bus ...
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Bus Accidents in the News in Springfield Missouri and Nationwide

Springfield Bus Accident Lawyers have noticed a rash of bus accidents taking place nationwide, from the terrifying to the simply bizarre. Here are some of the latest headlines, all from the past week ...
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School Bus Accident Leaves Six Year Old Dead, Springfield Missouri Parents in Shock

Springfield Missouri parents continue to learn the facts of a school bus accident. Parents in Springfield, Ozark, Nixa and the surrounding area continue to watch the story of a school bus accident ...
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Surprise Inspection Take Unsafe Buses off the Road to Decrease Risks of Bus Accidents in Jackson, Missouri and Elsewhere

Ray Lahood, U.S. Transportation Secretary, recently announced that the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) and its state and local law enforcement partners conducted nearly 3,000 ...
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Missouri School Bus Accidents are Simply Unacceptable

Do you think Missouri school bus accidents, injuries or even fatalities are rare? Missouri personal injury attorneys ask you to think again. Consider these headlines from today's news: "School bus ...
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