Serious Injuries Sustained in MTA Accidents

December 20 2019

Recent reports show that the number of injuries to MTA bus riders in the absence of collisions have increased this past year - by a significant 11 percent. These numbers show that the risks of serious injuries exists even when buses do not crash, as 494 injuries were reported without a collision. According to MTA, riders can get thrown around or can slip and fall if a bus swerves or lurches, which is common due to erratic bus driving behavior in New York City traffic. These throwing motions and falls have been causing serious injuries to MTA riders, and if you’ve been injured in an MTA accident, you should consult with an experienced New York City personal injury attorney today.

Injuries Common to MTA Accidents

Every MTA accident is unique, but there are several types of serious injuries that bus passengers commonly sustain, including:

If You’ve Been Injured in an MTA Accident, You Need an Experienced Brooklyn Personal Injury Attorney on Your Side

MTA accidents can lead to serious injuries, but the dedicated personal injury attorneys at Lipsig, Shapey, Manus & Moverman in Brooklyn have decades of experience successfully advocating for the legal rights of victims like you. We’re here to help, so please don’t hesitate to contact us online or call us at 212-285-3300 for more information today.