School Bus Accidents in Santa Clarita
Effectively Serving Clients Throughout Southern California
Riding the school bus is considered one of the most convenient and safest
ways to transport children to and from school. School bus accidents often
refer to crashes, but can also include slip and falls or other accidents
that occur inside or around the vehicle. If you or your child has been
injured in a school bus accident, do not hesitate to
contact our firm at once.
Who can be held responsible for your child's injuries?
Depending on various factors of the case, one or more of the following
parties can be held responsible for the injuries suffered:
- School bus driver
- School district
- Third party contracted for bus maintenance
- School bus manufacturer
- Driver of another vehicle
- Private company which owns and operates school bus
At The Werner Law Firm, we can take action to hold the liable party responsible
for the negligent or reckless behavior that caused the school bus accident.
We have been in business for nearly 40 years and offer our clients the
compassionate counsel they need during this difficult time.
In a school bus accident, you may be entitled to recover compensation for
various damages, including:
- Medical expenses
- Future medical expenses
- Home health care
- Lost earning capacity
- Mental anguish
- Diminished quality of life
Schedule a Free Case Evaluation to Discuss Your Situation
At The Werner Law Firm, we have an in-depth understanding of what it takes
to handle a child's accident case. The parent will act as guardian
ad litem for the minor during the course of the case by making decisions
on the child's behalf.
Our Santa Clarita personal injury lawyer's contingency fees for minors
are set at a reduced amount of 25%. If a settlement is worked out or a
verdict reached, we can then work out with the court how the settlement
should be distributed to the child.
Contact our firm today!