Families and Survivors of Church Bus Accident that Killed 8 Finally Reach a Settlement in Their Cases

After three years of litigation, a settlement has finally been reached in a church bus accident case involving eight individuals who were killed as a result of the crash. The collision occurred back in 2013 when a church bus was returning from…

After Fight Breaks Out on SEPTA Bus One Passenger is Stabbed in the Face with a Screwdriver

There are many risks we encounter when riding a public transit bus as we are placing our lives in the hands of another who is behind the wheel of the bus. Some bus drivers have been recognized as being negligent, causing accidents with both…

Tour Bus Driver Fails to Stop at Four-Way Intersection Causing an Accident that Injured 12 Passengers

Residents and tourists all place their trust in bus drivers when they elect to use that mode of transportation to get to and from destinations. Unfortunately, one tour bus driver in Stockton let his passengers down when he failed to stop at…

What’s the Difference Between Settling a Case or Taking it to Trial?

If you were involved in a bus accident in Fairfax, VA and are wanting to learn a little more about the options you have in terms of getting the compensation you deserve, there are a few choices you have. Keep in mind it is always a good idea…

What are Broward County Bus Passengers Saying About the Drivers of These Vehicles?

It’s been about a year since the case involving 14-year old Jerry Cunningham, now 18, has settled in Broward County, FL but, over the course of the past year, many more accidents involving buses have occurred. Back in 2013, Cunningham and…

GA Bus Driver Causes Bus to Flip After Attempting to Address the Loud Students Riding on the Bus

A school bus driver from Gilmer County, GA was recently charged for causing the bus he was operating to engage in an accident that left 16 students injured.  The students riding the bus attend Clear Creek Middle School and the accident occurred…

Three High School Students Struck by Vehicle While Crossing the Street to Board Their School Bus

Parents of children and young adults who ride the school bus should always make it a point to continuously remind their kids of the safety measures they should take when getting on and off a school bus. Although buses are protected by law and…

Why Has Riding a Bus Become More Dangerous These Days?

A Greyhound bus was on its way to Nashville, TN when the snow-filled roads caused a major accident to occur. The accident transpired in Hardin County, KY just south of the State Route 728 interchange. It was around 8:40 a.m. when the Greyhound…

Icy Roadways Cause Two Separate School Bus Accidents to Occur in Massachusetts

A case of black ice has been deemed as the cause of a traumatic bus accident that occurred in Massachusetts recently. A cell phone video camera caught footage of the school bus that was traveling on a residential road around 7:30 a.m. carrying…

Is my Child Covered Under my PIP Benefits if They are Involved in a School Bus Accident?

In the state of Florida, drivers who have a vehicle registered are required to carry what is known as Personal Injury P0rotection (PIP). PIP is also referred to as Florida No Fault Insurance and covers you regardless of who is at-fault for the…

Metro Bus Operator Still Permitted to Drive After Causing an Accident and Driving on a Suspended License

While bus companies are constantly reassuring citizens that the drivers they allow to operate their buses have gone through extensive training and have had a background check conducted, a story the Cincinnati published might cause you to question…

Tips That Can Help Bus Drivers Stay Alert

If you are a bus driver and often find that you struggle with staying alert while operating your bus, consider implementing the tips we have provided below.   Driving during the early morning hours and in afternoon traffic can be tiresome…

Ohio Woman Alleges the Sun was in Her Eyes Causing her to Crash into the Back of a School Bus

Earlier today, a driver in Washington County, Ohio was cited for crashing into the back of a school bus that was transporting students in the Warren Local School District. Tracey Smith claimed the sun was in her eyes which impacted her ability…

Pennsylvania Man Dies After Crashing into the Back of a SEPTA Bus

A tragic accident involving a SEPTA bus left one man dead after his vehicle collided into the back of the bus. Patch.com reported that 50-year-old Donald Lee Rieck of Newtown Square was rushed to Paoli Hospital after his vehicle struck the back…

PA School Bus Involved in a Minor Accident Involving a Deer

A school bus driving in the Butler Area School District was recently involved in an early morning accident on Tuesday. While most accidents are attributed to inclement weather or a distracted driver, this incident was caused by a deer. That’s…

Pregnant School Bus Driver Sent to Hospital After Engaging in a Head-On Collision

A school bus was transporting children from a special education school in Contra Costa County when it collided with another vehicle sending many of the occupants to the hospital. According to ABC 7 News, the bus driver, who happened to be 34-weeks…

Safety Tips Students Can Implement On and Off the School Bus

It is critical that every student who rides the school bus to school, back home, or during both times of the day are aware of the ways they can keep themselves safe and avoid getting injured in an accident. Kids have the tendency to get distracted…

What Steps Should I Take After Being Involved in a Bus Accident in North Carolina?

What would you do if you were involved in a bus accident in Charlotte? Would you know what to do immediately following the occurrence of an accident? The fact is, there are many who don’t consider this question as most don’t anticipate getting…

Was Your Child Injured in One of These Three Types of School Bus Accidents?

  Although school buses are considered to be rather safe for children to travel on, the accidents they are involved in are known to leave victims suffering from mild to serious injuries. There are three common types of school bus accidents…

School Bus in New York Goes Through a Guard Rail and Over a Steep Embankment

It was a scary day for those traveling on school bus number 310 in Cattaraus County as the bus apparently went over an embankment, rolled several times, and was left sitting at the edge of the Allegheny Reservoir. According to WIVB.com, the…

Tips for Driving a School Bus in the Winter Weather

  Driving a school bus in Philadelphia during the winter time can be a challenging task. While we generally picture perfectly formed snow flurries falling all around us when we hear the word “winter,” winter can mean many more things.…

University Coach Prevents What Could Have Been a Fatal Bus Accident After Driver Passes Out

Many colleges from all over the country have sports teams that travel, whether it’s for football, basketball, or even soccer to compete with other college teams in an attempt to advance to the next round or win. While most teams spend their…