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Public Transport Accident Lawyers Glasgow, Scotland

When you travel by bus, train, tram, taxi, plane or ferry you have a justified expectation of remaining safe. You trust that there are sufficient safety provisions in place for passengers and that the drivers, and other staff, are adequately trained. However, accidents on public transport can occur because of someone’s negligence. In these cases, anyone injured may be owed compensation.

If you have suffered an injury while travelling on public transport, then contact the professional and approachable accident claims lawyers at Jones Whyte Law today. We have many years of experience supporting clients who have been injured in public transport accidents. We pride ourselves on our ability to obtain the maximum amount of compensation possible, as well as our commitment to delivering a high standard of client care. Contact our team today about your case.

Types of Injuries on Public Transport

The injuries that can be sustained due to an accident on public transport are wide ranging and include:

  • whiplash;
  • broken bones;
  • spinal injuries; and
  • head injuries.

These injuries can occur in a number of different ways, for example where the vehicle you are traveling in collides with another vehicle or an object, where the driver of the vehicle breaks or accelerates too heavily, or due to the poor condition of the vehicle, for example slippery or uneven flooring. However serious or not you might consider your injuries to be, if you have been involved in an accident like this you could be due compensation. Get in touch with the personal injury solicitors at Jones Whyte today and we will let you know if you have a valid claim.

Who is Responsible for Your Public Transport Accident?

Companies that operate public transport have a duty of care to protect passengers from injury, and must abide by the applicable health and safety standards. However, it can be difficult to establish which body is at fault when you are injured while travelling on public transport. For example, different companies are responsible for the maintenance of trains, platforms and tracks. This is why it is vital that you seek expert legal advice so that you bring a direct and thorough claim against the right organisation.

How Can Jones Whyte Help With Your Claim?

Our personal injury professionals will take care of all the legal and admin procedures involved in bringing a claim. This requires bringing together all the relevant evidence, valuing your claim, communicating with the insurers of the body at fault and negotiating a successful out of court settlement. In more complex cases, we may recommend that we initiate court proceedings. We will represent you in any court action and work tirelessly to get you the compensation you deserve.

Contact our Public Transport Accident Claims Lawyers in Glasgow, Scotland

When it comes to injuries sustained in accidents on public transport, the experts at Jones Whyte have decades of experience between them in obtaining the maximum amount of compensation possible for our clients. We expect that the people driving taxis, trains, buses and other forms of public transport do so with a reasonable amount of skill and care so that accidents are avoided. When they do not, you need to contact the solicitors at Jones Whyte to ensure you get the answers and compensation you are due.

We are based in Glasgow and serve clients throughout Scotland, including in Stirling, Dundee, Edinburgh and Aberdeen. Contact us today on 01413751222 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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