Personal Injury Law: School Bus Accidents and Safety

August 29th, 2018

One of the biggest hints that summer is almost over is approaching us – back to school. The school year is also a reminder to everyone that school buses will now be on the roads more often than they were in the summer, so keep your eyes out and stay safe. School Bus Safety According […]

Motorcyclist Killed in Collision with RIPTA Bus in Providence

June 26th, 2018

On June 25, a 24-year-old man was killed in Rhode Island after he collided with a RIPTA bus while driving his motorcycle at Allens Ave and Public Street. According to the Providence Journal, The police and rescue workers responded to the scene around 5pm, where the motorcyclist was taken to Rhode Island Hospital less than […]

Rhode Island Legislature Adjourns Without Passage of School Bus Seat Belt Law

October 14th, 2016

Experienced School Bus Accident Attorneys Serving all of RI and MA Rhode Island lawmakers adjourned in late June 2016, without full action on a bill that would have required all new state school buses to be outfitted with child restraint systems. A safety belt bill actually made its way successfully through Rhode Island’s Senate, but […]

NHTSA Proposes New Safety Rules for Bus Windows and Doors

June 27th, 2016

Experienced Lawyers Working with Bus Accident Victims in Rhode Island and Massachusetts In late April 2016, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) proposed a new Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard designed to help reduce fatalities and injuries in motorcoach and large bus crashes by preventing – or at least reducing […]