Bus Accident Lawyers

Bus Accidents

$11 Million

Car Accident

$4.4 Million

Motorcycle Accident

$4.3 Million

Car Accident

$2.6 Million

Motorcycle Accident

$1.4 Million

Motorcycle Accident

A bus driving down a busy street in Florida, highlighting Rue & Ziffra's commitment to providing legal support for bus accident cases.

Your Advocate After a Bus Accident in Central Florida

Bus accidents in Volusia and Flagler County, whether involving school buses, public transit, or collisions with vehicles and pedestrians, can lead to significant injuries and challenges. Rue & Ziffra is here to stand by your side, offering expert legal guidance and support as your dedicated bus accident lawyer in Daytona Beach, Deland, Palm Coast, and Port Orange.

The Reality of Bus Accidents in Florida

Relying on public transportation is a way of life for many in our community, offering a myriad of benefits from convenience to environmental sustainability. However, the unfortunate reality is that bus accidents, often resulting in severe injuries to riders, motorists, and pedestrians alike, occur with troubling regularity. Our firm specializes in navigating the complex landscape of bus accident claims, where understanding the nuances of public entity immunity and conducting thorough investigations are paramount to securing just compensation.

Common Causes of Bus Accidents

Our investigation into bus accidents has revealed a variety of contributing factors, including but not limited to:

  • Driver Fatigue: A leading cause of accidents, highlighting the need for proper rest and scheduling.
  • Speeding and Reckless Driving: Dangerous behaviors that compromise the safety of everyone on the road.
  • Alcohol and Drug Abuse: Impairment that drastically increases the risk of catastrophic accidents.
  • Maintenance Failures: The neglect of proper bus upkeep leading to mechanical failures and accidents.

Standing With Our Community

Rue & Ziffra takes pride in our deep roots within the local community, boasting over 195 years of combined experience in advocating for accident victims across Volusia and Flagler Counties. Understanding the hesitation some may feel towards engaging a lawyer, we strive to dispel myths about the legal process, ensuring you understand that the costs of not seeking experienced legal representation can far outweigh the perceived burdens.

Our Expertise in Bus Accident Cases

We offer comprehensive legal services for a variety of bus-related accidents, including:

  • School Bus Accidents: Addressing the lack of safety restraints and the resultant risk to our children.
  • Public Bus (Votran) Accidents: Representing victims of abrupt stops and crashes, whether seated or standing.
  • Vehicle Collisions with Buses: Advocating for those injured in collisions caused by bus driver errors or maintenance issues.
  • Pedestrian Accidents: Fighting for pedestrians injured in incidents involving buses, where negligence or recklessness is to blame.

Choose Rue & Ziffra: Your Bus Accident Legal Experts

Selecting Rue & Ziffra means choosing a partner dedicated to your recovery and justice. Our focus on personal injury and wrongful death cases, underpinned by decades of successful advocacy, positions us as trusted advisers ready to navigate the complexities of bus accident claims. If you or a loved one has been affected by a bus accident in Central Florida, contact us today for a free consultation. Together, we will work tirelessly to secure the compensation you deserve, helping you on your path to recovery.