William Barousse, Bus Accident Attorney New Orleans, Louisiana
Busses are used by thousands of people every day to get where they need to go. Unfortunately, accidents can occur while you ride a bus, and you may suffer an injury as a result. If a bus accident caused your injury, contact attorney William Barousse to help you hold the defendant responsible.
Mr. Barousse’s experience could help you build the best case to recover for your injuries. Attorney Barousse can hold the defendant liable and maximize the damages you recover. Mr. Barousse built his reputation as New Orleans’s top litigation attorney by successfully recovering monetary damages for his clients.
Types of Bus Accidents in Louisiana
Bus accidents are not limited to vehicle-on-vehicle crashes, and busses can cause injuries to pedestrians and their passengers. Regardless of how the bus accident occurred, Attorney Barousse is ready to help you recover the damages you deserve.
New Orleans Attorney William Barousse extensive experience with insurance companies and bus accident cases help to get the maximum compensation for your injuries.
Mr. Barousse’s trial experience helps his clients because other lawyers know that William is always ready and able to take a bus accident injury case to trial in Louisiana.
Mr. Barousse’s career has focused on catastrophic injury, wrongful death, brain injuries, and car, truck, or bus accidents. His experience in these areas will help you in your own case.
Bus accidents involving a third party can become complex as it may involve suing several parties. The plaintiff must first determine whether the bus driver or third party is caused the accident. If both drivers are potentially at fault for the accident, the plaintiff should sue them both. When the plaintiff sues both drivers, the plaintiff does not need to prove the fault of each driver. Once the lawsuit starts, the plaintiff must simply establish the defendants’ actions caused their injuries to recover damages. The defendants have the responsibility to prove what percentage of fault the other driver bears.
Bus drivers must operate the bus in a reasonable manner that avoids injuring their passengers. When a bus driver or third party acts unreasonably or carelessly and injuries a passenger, the passenger can hold them responsible. The passenger injured due to the driver or third party’s negligence may recover for their damages. In the event another passenger caused the plaintiff’s injury, the plaintiff may hold them responsible also. Holding the Bus Company Liable Generally, employers are responsible for the actions of their employees committed within the scope of their employment. Due to employing the bus driver, the bus company is likely to be responsible when the bus driver caused the injury. When a bus driver carelessly operates the bus, they act within the scope of their employment. Additionally, the driver’s failure to properly secure luggage or equipment on the bus is a failure within the scope of their employment. Therefore, the bus company is liable for the plaintiff’s injuries. When suing a company for a bus accident, having Mr. Barousse’s experience on your side can make a successful outcome more likely.
Hire William Barousse to Recover for Your Bus Accident Injury
William Barousse has the litigation experience you need to help you recover damages for an injury caused by a Bus Accident. For a case evaluation, contact Mr. Barousse today. New Orleans Top Attorney William Barousse could help you recover damages for your injury.
Mr. Barousse is admitted to practice law in Louisiana and Texas state courts, all federal courts in Louisiana, and the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.
William A. Barousse, New Orleans Personal Injury Attorney
1100 Poydras St. Suite #2810
New Oleans, LA 70163
( 504) 517 – 3295
1100 Poydras St, Suite 2810, New Orleans, LA 70163
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Mr. Barousse has significant experiences in personal injury lawsuits involving catastrophic injury, wrongful death, brain injuries, and more. Contact William Barousse today for an evaluation of your case.