Woman Injured By NYC Transit Bus Awarded $27.5M

A woman who was run over by a New York City Transit bus and had to have her leg amputated was recently awarded $27.5 million by a New York jury. This is only one of several verdicts rendered against the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) in the past few months.

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New York City Transit Authority To Pay $7.5M In Bus Accident Lawsuit

The New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA) was found liable for a 2005 bus accident that seriously injured two Brooklyn women. Although the public transportation company refused to take responsibility for the accident, their New York car accident attorney was able to prove that the NYCTA’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) was at fault and get them the compensation they deserved.

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New York Bus Accidents

While buses are commonly considered safer modes of transportation than cars, accidents do happen. In fact, the New York Department of Motor Vehicles reports nearly 1,500 school vehicle crashes in 2005 alone.

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