Have you been injured in an accident involving public transportation? At Kevin Crooks, PLLC, we offer a free initial consultation to evaluate your case and discuss your options. In Louisville, thousands of people rely on our public transportation system. (TARC – Transit Authority of River City)– and public school buses (Jefferson County Public Schools– JCPS) are popular means of transportation to get to and from work and school. Unfortunately, a portion of those thousands of passengers that rely on our public transportation is eventually involved in a public transportation accident.
What to Do if You’re Involved in an Accident
If you or your child are involved in a TARC or JCPS accident, you need to make sure the police make a report. You also need to make sure to give the reporting officer all of your basic information. If you are injured, do not hesitate to seek proper medical attention. In Kentucky, you may be eligible for No-Fault benefits through existing insurance or through the Kentucky Assigned Claim Program. If you meet certain requirements, you may be eligible for up to $10,000 in coverage for medical bills and loss of income.
Contact Us if You’ve Been Injured in a Public Transportation Accident
If you have been injured as a result of a public transport accident, we can help. You should contact us today for a free initial consultation and to learn your rights.