Florida Bus & Train Accident Attorney West Palm Beach, Boca Raton
Florida Injury Attorneys Experienced in Accidents Involving Bus, Taxi, Train, Limo and Public Transportation
Fetterman & Associates, PA offers legal services to those who have been severely injured in accidents while traveling on public transportation, in a taxi or bus, or on a train.
Accidents can occur anywhere and if negligent behavior is involved or defective products are to blame, then those who have suffered serious injuries may sue.
Public Transportation Operator Negligence
If a public transportation, bus, or taxi driver or another such operator, such as a train engineer, has been negligent, then an injured party will often file suit against the entity that is responsible for the carrier, such as the owner of the company.
Of course, such lawsuits are very difficult to win, as private carriers, public transportation companies and large providers of local travel services often have a strong legal team to fight lawsuits.
Plus, their insurance companies are usually reluctant to allow the company to accept liability unless the case is one in the public limelight and creating a lot of negative publicity.
Settling Matters Yourself
One of the biggest mistakes that those who are injured make is they attempt to negotiate a settlement directly with the owner of or entity responsible for the company or directly with the insurance provider.
This is a major error, as most people have no idea how to properly negotiate a settlement or what their rightful compensation should be.
Plus, insurance companies, which come armed with a number of experts who know how to negotiate in the best interest of their client, are able to simply utilize their strength against individual clients.
Often those who are injured begin to believe that they have little or no case and will simply accept an initial offer from the company.
Documentation in Accident is Essential
If you are injured in a private carrier or public transportation accident of any sort, you must document the accident, your injuries, and the effect of such injuries.
You’ll need to be able to prove negligence and liability. Plus, your injuries will have to be of a certain magnitude in order to file a personal liability lawsuit.
Why Contact a Florida Personal Injury Lawyer
You should contact train and bus accident attorney Boca Raton that has been successful in such lawsuits, such as Fetterman & Associates, PA as soon as possible.
First, and foremost, a firm that is experienced in and knowledgeable of private carrier and public transportation accident cases will have a system in place that they can put into effect immediately in order to give you the best chance to document your claim.
This will include investigative services, a team devoted to analyzing all legal avenues that may be pursued, and a lead lawyer who will make sure that the team covers all possible aspects of the case.
A solid law firm will open communications with the company, their lawyers, and their insurance company in order to negotiate an out of court settlement.
Such professional negotiations can greatly benefit the client, as many times when a plaintiff has a successful group representing them, such as Fetterman & Associates, the defendant is more likely to want to keep the case out of court and more willing to offer just compensation for losses and injuries.
Contact Bus Accident Attorney West Palm Beach
If you have been involved in a public transportation or private carrier accident, contact Fetterman & Associates, PA at 561-845-2510.
Our Bus and train accident lawyer West Palm Beach will meet with you, listen to your claim, and offer you our insights into if and how you should pursue your personal injury lawsuit.
It is important to have a successful professional representing you in such cases: someone who can stand head-to-toe with the defendant and their representatives and have your best interest in the forefront.
Fetterman & Associates, PA will be aggressive in winning you an equitable and just settlement for the injuries that you have suffered.