Public Transit Injuries
Maybe you’ve heard “You can’t fight city hall,” but with the legal professionals at the Law Offices of Sonyia Byrd on your side, you CAN fight the Dallas Area Rapid Transit Authority (DART), Fort Worth the “T”, the TREC or any other public transit system in Texas if you suffered serious injuries in a public transit accident. With an experienced lawyer on your side who knows how to bring a case against city, regional or state government you can Get The Money You Deserve.
Public Transportation Accident Representation
Our personal injury attorneys are experienced in representing people who were injured in public transportation accidents in the Metroplex and other areas of Texas. We bring both personal injury and wrongful death claims against government agencies when negligent or reckless actions were the cause of injury or death.
If you or a loved one has suffered a serious injury — a spinal cord injury, a compound fracture or brain trauma — in a bus, or other mass transit accident, contact our personal injury team by completing our FREE case Evaluation or call 1-817-924-6700 to speak to an experienced injury accident lawyer.
Experience Matters in Public Transportation Accidents
The attorney you hire can make a significant difference in the outcome of your case. We understand the unique requirements of bringing a government liability injury claim.
Our attorneys handle public transit accident cases involving collisions of private cars, bikes, trucks, motorcycles and pedestrians with:
• Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART),
• The T of Fort Worth
• DART Light Rail
• Trinity Railway Express
• Greyhound buses
• Tour buses and school buses
We can also handle train derailment cases resulting in injuries to train passengers, and railroad crossing accidents due to negligence on the part of the railroad company.
Public Transit Injuries
In the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex, public transportation accidents are a common circumstance of a busy hectic urban lifestyle. The transit system operated by the DART and FWTA shuttles passengers to and from their destinations throughout Dallas, Fort Worth Arlington, Garland, Plano and surrounding communities.
Train accident fatalities usually involve private individuals who sustain severe injuries or die in train wrecks. Train accidents are caused by the following:
• Driver Error
• Collisions with vehicles on the road
• Pedestrian collisions
• Slip and Fall
• Train Failure
• Collision with another train
• Chemical spills
• Track failure
If you or a loved one as received a personal injury due to a train accident, there are short and strict time limits on when you may file a written claim. These claims are often times referred to as a Notice of claim. If you do not follow the exact order in the allotted time frame your claim can be dismissed. This is why it is essential to seek an injury attorney immediately following your personal injury from a train accident.
Bus Accident Injuries
Bus accidents are on the rise as highways become more congested. Injury cases resulting from these accidents can be complicated. Whether a bus accident occurred as a result of driver negligence, defective equipment, or improper maintenance, you need someone representing you that can work through the details and advise you regarding your options.
Airplane / Airport Accident Injuries
The devastating effects of a plane crash are well known, as a result of extensive media coverage. But if you are involved in a crash or accident yourself, you might not be aware of the complications you may encounter in seeking fair compensation for your injuries. It can take years for the government to investigate a plane crash. In the web of legal requirements and governmental action, your losses can get overlooked. At the Law Offices of Sonyia Byrd we will work for you, sifting through the extensive documentation and making sure that your concerns are represented.
If you have been injured in an accident involving public transit fill out Sonyia Byrd’s FREE Case evaluation today and be on your way to getting the money YOU deserve!