What are my legal rights following a bus accident?

Whether you were a pedestrian, cyclist, motorist or bus passenger, you have legal rights following a bus crash. You may be eligible for Statutory Accident Benefits Schedule compensation and/or damages if you were not at fault. Compensation and damages can include:

  • Pain and suffering;
  • Loss of income (past and future);
  • Housekeeping needs;
  • Your family or partner’s care and nursing and the impact on your relationship;
  • Rehabilitation and medical needs; and
  • Any assistive devices you may need to hasten your recovery.