Bus Accident Lawyer

in Wilkes-Barre, PA

Every bus accident lawyer at Distasio, Kowalski & Yelen has extensive experience representing the victims of auto accidents in Wilkes-Barre, Scranton, and throughout northeast Pennsylvania. Bus accidents can result in serious personal injuries or death. A bus may be involved in fewer crashes than other types of vehicles, however, injuries from bus accidents tend to be severe. This may be the result of a bus's high center of gravity. This can lead to a dangerous rollover crash. Bus passengers face the risk of traumatic injuries from being thrown from seats during an accident. If you’ve been injured in a bus crash, you may be dealing with lost wages, mounting medical bills, physical therapy costs, and more. A Distasio & Kowalski bus accident lawyer can help.

A bus accident lawyer can help get compensation for bus accident victims

If you’ve been seriously injured in a bus accident, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries. This might include compensation for:

  • Medical bills
  • Rehabilitation bills
  • Disability/Disfigurement
  • Lost wages/loss of future earnings
  • Pain & suffering
  • Emotional distress

Causes of bus accidents

Bus accidents can be caused by many factors. This can include bus driver negligence or inexperience, inadequate security features, bus defects, improper maintenance, dangerous roadways, or weather conditions. Bus accident victims not only include passengers of a bus but can also include passengers in other vehicles involved in a bus collision. It may also involve injured pedestrians or cyclists who have been struck by a bus. For this reason, injuries can be severe and can include traumatic brain injuries or spinal cord injuries among others.

Contact an experienced bus accident lawyer in Wilkes-Barre

If you’ve been seriously injured in a bus accident, you need to consult with an experienced bus accident lawyer as soon as possible. Distasio & Kowalski bus accident attorneys will help investigate your case, collect evidence, and protect your rights.

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Main Practice Areas


Personal Injury

Injured? We have the skills and resources you need to build a strong personal injury case.  


Medical Malpractice

Distasio & Kowalski has an exceptional record of success in fighting negligent doctors and hospitals in Pennsylvania.


Birth Injury

We understand your suffering and are here to legal representation if your baby is the victim of a tragic birth injury. 


Medical Misdiagnosis

Misdiagnosis or delayed diagnosis can result in devastating injuries. Reach out to our firm for help. 


Auto Accidents

Our attorneys are here to guide you through the process of fighting for justice after a serious car accident. 


Truck Accidents

Our injury attorneys are experts at analyzing the evidence to determine cause and strengthen your truck accident case. 


Industrial Accidents

If you were seriously injured in a construction or industrial accident, our firm will fight aggressively for you. 


Wrongful Death

We are injury attorneys dedicated to fighting for the rights and recoveries of families who have lost loved ones.