Our law firm is receiving an increased level of calls from vehicle accident victims who want to know their rights as injured passengers aboard an Ottawa city bus such as OC Transpo buses. The recent horrific crash in Ottawa between a double decker OC Transpo bus and train which injured about 30 people and killed six people is tragic and we pray for all who are affected by this accident. The Ottawa Citizen, CTV News and other media have reported details of the accident and it is unimaginable what the families must be going through.
As an experienced injury and accident lawyers, we want to warn accident victims to be careful when speaking with anyone about the accident. Motor vehicle accident law, including bus accident law, is very complex. Injury victims need to contact a lawyer experienced in handling these types of accident cases before they speak to insurance companies or their adjusters. Insurers are trained to deal with these types of accidents and they work to protect the insurer. Personal injury lawyers level the playing field and protect the accident victims.
Dealing with the ramifications of a serious vehicle accident is overwhelming. Let our lawyers worry about the law, the procedures and how best to protect your rights as an injury victim. Call us for a free consultation. Our Ottawa lawyers accept cases on a contingency fee basis and will not charge any fees until we win your case. Call us at 613-563-1131. Ottawa bus accident lawyers.