It is very likely that you have no case. Buses move while people are moving around all the time. Consult a personal injury lawyer ASAP as you need to serve a Notice of Claim within 90 days if this is not a private bus company.
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If you own a motor vehicle and this was a public bus, you should request a no-fault application from your insurance company. If this was a private bus, you can request a no-fault application from the bus company. This way, your medical expenses will be covered. Do not wait to consult with an attorney in your area as there are short time frames for filing claims in these types of matters. There may very well be a viable claim for the driver suddenly accelerating while passengers were moving about the bus.
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TBI is serious. Was this a private bus? Contact one of the above distinguished personal injury lawyers in your state immediately to investigate.
You should consult a personal injury attorney and schedule a consultation.
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I really dont see any liability on the bus company or city unless you specifically asked the bus driver to wait, he agreed to wait, and then drove. I would think most juries would find you to be more than 50% at fault for not moving about the bus more carefully/with due care and circumspection for your own welfare.
Plus, if this is a City bus, there are strict time guidelines.
With all of that being said, TBI is serious. As such, seek a free consultation with a personal injury attorney ASAP. Good luck.
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