In a terrible accident like this, loved ones would rather have their relatives back than money. But, needless to say, most victims and families of victims will be suing USA Holiday’s insurer.
In many cases, where there has been a wrongful death, an insurance company may have to pay out $500,000 – $2 million. Unfortunately, with this many people injured, the compensation for those involved may be minimal. Additionally, the process to get this from an insurer may take a very long time. Of course, victims should still seek out the advice of an accident lawyer. This attorney has a great page on why USA Holiday bus accident victims may need a lawyer. Most of the victims were recently ID’d here on LA Times.
You can read more about complications from small insurance policies on tour buses here on LA Times.