Q: A city bus driver hit the side of my vehicle. I wasn't there when it happened (my car was parked while I was shopping)
but one of the bus riders got off and left me a note, detailing what happened and also provided the number on the side of the bus. Is that enough evidence to sue the city for damages?
A: It’s certainly enough to start. You may wish to start
With the transit authority first however since it would be much cheaper if they agree to pay the damages. Additionally, if you see not in the car and we’re not injured, your recovery will be limited to the damage to the vehicle so most attorneys will not take the case. That means you would either have to handle the trial yourself or pay the attorney by the hour, which can be costly.
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