The Turkewitz Law Firm
New York Personal Injury Attorney ♦ Medical Malpractice ♦ Trial Lawyer
Serving Manhattan, Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, Rockland, Dutchess, Westchester, Nassau & Suffolk Counties
228 E. 45 St., 17th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Phone: (212) 983-5900
Bus Accidents and Collisions
The following are two recent cases that were handled by the Turkewitz Law Firm in New York involving school bus accidents:
Auto-Bus collision in Brooklyn. A Staten Island man was injured when a school bus failed to yield the right of way at an intersection, hitting the plaintiff's car in the side, and resulting in neck and back injuries. A $750,000 settlement was reached in 2012.
A multiple vehicle collision in Suffolk County occurred when a school bus rear-ended an SUV, which spun across the road into the path of the plaintiff, causing shoulder, neck and back injuries. This case was tried to a $400,000 verdict in 2013.
See also: Car accidents and collisions