San Luis Obispo School Bus Accident Left Multiple People Injured By Highway 101 By Los Osos Valley Road
SAN LUIS OBISPO, CALIFORNIA (April 28, 2019) – A school bus was involved in an accident with two other vehicles on Highway 101 not far from Los Osos Valley Road.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 4:11 p.m. Firefighters and paramedics rushed to the scene of the accident in order to help the victims.
Several people were injured but only one person had to be taken to the hospital. Police are currently investigating the accident in order to determine liability.
Liability In School Bus Accidents
School buses are considered “common carriers” under the law. According to the Judicial Council of California Civil Jury Instructions, “Common carriers must carry passengers [or property] safely. Common carriers must use the highest care and the vigilance of a very cautious person. They must do all that human care, vigilance, and foresight reasonably can do under the circumstances to avoid harm to passengers[or property].”
Any person that is injured in a school bus accident may be able to file damages with a bodily injury claim. Victims of bus accidents often receive serious and costly injuries including head-injuries, spinal cord injuries and internal trauma. A bus accident attorney can examine all of the facts of your case and take steps to make sure that you are fairly compensated.
Getting Help After A Car Accident
If you or someone that you love has been injured in a school bus accident you may have legal recourse. Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to answer any questions that you may have. We can take steps to help you get the justice that you deserve. Whether you just have questions about your rights or need more information about an accident we are here for you. You can reach us anytime at (888) 888-9285.