Almost 14 million riders rely on the SamTrans bus service each year. With almost 400 buses, vans and other vehicles providing service throughout San Mateo County and parts of San Francisco and Palo Alto it is no surprise that accidents regularly occur. When these accidents cause personal injuries due to the negligent or reckless actions of an employee or equipment malfunction the San Francisco SamTrans accident lawyers at Abramson Smith Waldsmith LLP, step up to help these victims obtain the full compensation they deserve for their injuries.
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SamTrans also operate the Redi-Wheels and RediCoast programs which serves over 315,000 passengers annually with more than 1,000 trips per day. These vehicles are specially equipped buses and vans specifically designed for passengers with disabilities or who use mobility devices. SamTrans also connects with the Caltrain rail service, the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) and the Bay Area Rapid Transit or BART system. This intricate network of public transit systems serving millions of passengers throughout the region requires strict safety standards, however employees are human and mistakes do happen.
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The personal injury attorneys at Abramson Smith Waldsmith LLP, work closely with clients to ascertain the full extent of their physical injuries and the financial damages caused by their injuries. We approach each case with a sense of urgency in order to preserve the evidence and get an accurate picture of the accident through conducting and immediate investigation. We have the resources necessary to fully advance every aspect of your case from medical professionals and expert witnesses to the latest technology to reconstruct the accident and visually present your case. Most transit vehicles have cameras on them that are capable of capturing critical evidence. We use every resource at our disposal to gather all the evidence needed to effectively argue the facts of your case.
To make a successful claim against a public entity in California you must follow specific requirements. Since our law firm focuses much of its practice on advocating for personal injury victims harmed by public transit bus accidents we know what it takes to be successful with your claim. We take all personal injury cases on a contingency fee basis, meaning if you do not receive a positive settlement or verdict, our attorneys do not receive a fee.
Contact us today for a no-obligation, initial consultation to learn how the attorneys at Abramson Smith Waldsmith LLP, can help you protect your rights.