Fatal Bus & Common Carrier Accidents More Than $175 Million Recovered | Over 30 Years of Experience

Los Angeles Fatal Bus Accident Attorney

Fighting for Justice After an Accident

In 2020, there were 4,998 fatal bus or large truck accidents, according to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMSCA). In the same year, approximately 108,000 bus or large truck accidents resulted in serious injuries. Although the number of fatalities may seem relatively small in comparison to the number of people injured, our law firm understands that each and every death is a tragic event, and while nothing can bring back your loved one, you are entitled to compensation for the loss of companionship, society, care, support, and income.

Scott J. Corwin, A Professional Law Corporation, is here to help you and your family recover the compensation you need after the loss of a loved one in a city bus accident, school bus accident, or other common carrier accidents in Los Angeles, San Bernardino, Riverside, Orange, San Diego, Ventura or Santa Barbara County or elsewhere in California.

Contact our fatal bus accident lawyer in Los Angeles today to find out more about how we can help.

Trust a Law Firm with Over Three Decades of Experience

We know that no amount of money can replace the person you lost in your life. However, not having to worry about how to pay the bills can relieve some of the stress. With over 30 years of experience, fatal bus accident lawyer Scott is ready and willing to guide you through the legal process of pursuing a wrongful death claim.

Buses are on the road around the clock, pulling in and out of traffic. Collisions are common, and ordinary drivers get the worst of it. To obtain the damages you deserve, you need an aggressive, communicative lawyer like Scott J. Corwin of Los Angeles. If affording your bills is a concern right now, choose a lawyer who can help see to it that you can.

Wrongful Death Bus Accident Claims: What You Need to Know

Both state and federal laws strictly regulate the responsibilities of common carriers and assign appropriate liability when passengers are injured. California bus drivers, for example, are required to exercise the highest degree of care when transporting adults and children across the state — or even from one part of Los Angeles to another.

Unfortunately, negligence-related bus accidents still happen on a regular basis. They may involve a number of factors, including:

  • Distracted or fatigued bus drivers
  • Insufficiently trained bus drivers
  • Inadequate security aboard the bus
  • Improper vehicle maintenance
  • Outdated equipment or vehicles

The likelihood of suffering bus accident injuries is compounded by the frequent lack of seat belts and the fact that passengers are free to move around at will.

Don't wait -- Consult Our Fatal bus crash lawyer Today

Did you lose a loved one to a bus accident or any other common carrier accident in San Bernardino, Los Angeles, or anywhere else in California?

Schedule a free initial consultation about your potential case by calling Scott J. Corwin, A Professional Law Corporation, toll-free at (310) 683-2300, or contact us online today.

Making Things Right

Over $175 Million Recovered on Behalf of Our Clients
  • Brain Damage $3,407,752

    Boy sustains brain damage from trip and fall in pothole.

  • Bus Accident $2,782,954

    Passenger injured when bus driver falls asleep and rolls bus.

  • Motorcycle Accident $2,300,000

    City employee causes collision with police motorcycle.

  • Motorcycle Accident $2,100,000

    Motorcyclist suffers brain injury in collision.

  • Motorcycle Accident $1,250,000

    Vehicle turns left in front of motorcycle, causing collision.

  • Car Accident $1,250,000

    Driver injured in collision with vehicle that crossed over into his lane.

  • Car Accident $1,000,000

    Rear-end collision exacerbates pre-existing back condition.

  • Car Accident $1,000,000

    Driver injured in nighttime collision with overturned big rig on highway.

  • Brain Injury $1,000,000

    Rider injured on ferris wheel when struck in head by seat rack.

  • Car Accident Injury $850,000

    Eight-year-old boy struck and killed by vehicle while crossing busy thoroughfare.

What Sets Us Apart

Quality Legal Representation Your Case Needs
  • Fast, Favorable Resolutions

    At Scott J. Corwin, A Professional Law Corporation, we understand the importance of securing a favorable outcome in your case, fast. More than 95 percent of our clients’ cases settle within 5 to 9 months, and our clients are very satisfied with the results (see our client reviews!). We only file lawsuits when absolutely necessary, such as in cases where the defendant disputes liability or refuses to pay for the full extent of our client’s damages.

  • Renowned Reputation

    With more than 30 years in practice and over $175 million recovered for his clients, Scott is known for his aggressive approach to litigation. Some of his accolades include:

    • Inclusion in the Southern California Super Lawyers® list since 2007, a distinction reserved for only the top 5 percent of all personal injury lawyers in the region
    • Named a “Top 100 Super Lawyer”
    • Named a Top 25 Motor Vehicle Accident Lawyers in California by the National Trial Lawyers Association since 2010
    • Maintains a 10.0 Superb rating on Avvo

  • Personal Attention

    At Scott J. Corwin, A Professional Law Corporation, we believe in developing strong attorney-client relationships built on honesty, trust, and communication. As a client, you will always receive direct, personal attention from Scott; your case will never be passed off to an associate or paralegal. Instead, you can always rely on dedicated representation from a highly experienced and award-winning attorney who is ready to fight for you.

  • Zero Upfront Fees

    Our firm offers all personal injury and wrongful death legal services on a contingency fee basis. This means you do not pay any upfront or out-of-pocket fees or expenses. Instead, we only get paid if and when we recover compensation for you. In the unlikely event that we do not win your case, you do not pay a dime. We also offer free consultations, so you have nothing to lose in reaching out to our team today. Contact our firm 24/7 and we’ll get back to you within one business day.

Client Reviews

Here What People Have to Say About Scott
  • Needed help with a 4-car collision. He took care of everything on his end.

    - Earon Bagunu
  • I am not one to write reviews but after an unfortunate car accident, I am so glad I called Scott Corwin.

    - Catherine Lenke
  • A month ago, I was involved in a car crash and broke my right wrist. The process with this attorney was pretty fast. Scott was able to help me and also Julie was always super nice and very professional. I’m very glad everything was easy and fast.

    - Sabrina Guna
  • Scott got the personal injury settlement amount I expected to get (actually a few percent more). He was quiet and efficient, not a time-waster. Perfect fit for a working person.

    - Carl Hoppe
  • Thanks again Scott and Staff for your great work. My family and I are fortunate to have you all by our side in times of need.

    - Maria Mejia
Client Testimonials
  • NTLA Top 25 Motor Vehicle Trial Lawyers
    NTLA Top 25 Motor Vehicle Trial Lawyers
  • NTLA Top 25 Brain Injury Trial Lawyers
    NTLA Top 25 Brain Injury Trial Lawyers
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers
    Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
    Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Super Lawers
    Super Lawers
  • Avvo 10.0
    Avvo 10.0
  • American Association for Justice
    American Association for Justice
  • Litigator Awards
    Litigator Awards
  • Consumer Lawyer of Los Angeles
    Consumer Lawyer of Los Angeles
  • Consumer Attorneys of California
    Consumer Attorneys of California
  • BBB A+
    BBB A+
  • Brian Injury Association
    Brian Injury Association

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