San Francisco Public Transportation Accident Attorneys
Leading the Way in Transportation Injury Cases
When an accident or injury occurs on a California bus, streetcar, train
or subway, determining liability can be challenging. With multiple authorities
involved, including the city, county or state, you need an attorney who
is experienced with public transportation accident claims.
Walker, Hamilton, Koenig & Burbidge is one of the leading law firms
in Northern California in mass transit injury cases. You can rely on our
experience in these complex cases as well as our skill as trial lawyers.
To schedule a free consultation with one of our San Francisco public transportation
accident lawyers, please call us today.
Walter H. Walker is well known for the landmark appellate case
Bonanno v. Central Contra Costa Transit Authority (2003) 30 Cal 4th 139, which established that the location of a bus stop
can constitute a dangerous condition of public property. This case went
to trial three times, the court of appeal three times and the Supreme
Court once, resulting in a $3.89 million verdict as well as new law.
Comprehensive Transit Accident Representation
Our attorneys have experience with accidents involving nearly every type
of public and commercial transit, including:
Muni (San Francisco Municipal Railway)
- BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit)
- AC Transit (Alameda-Contra Costa Transit)
- CCCTA (Central Contra Costa Transit Authority)
- WCCTA (West Contra Costa Transit Authority)
We will investigate the accident to determine the cause and the liability,
and then hold the negligent parties accountable. Our experience with
common carrier liability makes our firm a good choice for your public transit accident claim.
In the majority of mass transit accident cases, injuries occur when passengers
are waiting for the
bus or train, or while in the station. Slip-and-fall accidents are extremely common.
Pedestrian accidents happen frequently at
bus stops. In addition,
car accidents with buses or at railroad crossings can cause catastrophic injuries or
Contact a Public Transportation Accident Attorney in San Francisco
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