“It was established that in February 2023 in the village of Chernitsyno, the driver of a passenger Gazelle made an abrupt stop of the bus,” they say in the joint press service of the judicial system of the Kursk region. “As a result, one of the passengers fell into the cabin, obtaining, as it later became known, that the spine was damaged, in turn the driver drove to the landing place of the victim, helped her get up and get off the bus, after which, without take steps to provide first aid to the victim, left the scene of a traffic accident in which he was involved.
At the hearing, the driver tried to blame the victim for everything. For example, he violated safety rules: the passenger was not supposed to stand on the bus. He should have been in the passenger seat immediately before the bus stop. I got up early so I fell. Life story. Why was it necessary to bother the traffic police on such a trifling matter?
However, the court was inexorable: all the components of an accident are there, it decided. Bus, road, damaged. Why not an accident?
De jure, a traffic accident is considered to be “an event that occurred during the circulation of a vehicle on the road and with its participation, in which people were killed or injured, vehicles, structures, cargo or other material damage was damaged.” caused”. The fact that in this case the event did not occur outside, but inside the bus, is not fundamental, they considered in court.
So, the driver had to fulfill all the obligations stipulated by the rules. Stop, record the circumstances, call the traffic police. Since this has not been done, you will have to be a pedestrian.
“The justice of the peace of the judicial district No. 1 of the Oktyabrsky judicial district deprived the driver of the bus into which the passenger fell,” says the press service of the year.
Since people frequently fall in public transportation, all bus drivers should take note of this matter. And passengers should not forget that they are entitled to compensation. For this, traffic police officers are needed at the scene of the incident: arrange everything to continue the proceedings.
The passenger may then demand, among other things, compensation for moral damages. For example, at one time in Volgograd, a court demanded 50,000 rubles from a transport company as compensation for moral damages to a 90-year-old passenger.
The bus driver was deprived of his license for leaving the injured woman at the bus stop and leaving
“At the moment when the pensioner got into the trolleybus and tried to sit on an empty seat, the driver of public transport, without announcing the start of the movement, sharply pulled the trolleybus,” said the joint press service of the judicial system of the region. from Volgograd. “As a result, the woman fell and suffered injuries in the form of a bruise on her chest and an open wound on her leg.
The retiree spent several months in the hospital. The court correctly decided that his suffering should be paid. And there are many such examples in the jurisprudence. People often fall off buses and get paid for it.