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March 14 2023 | Car Accidents

Intersections Are the Most Dangerous Parts of the Road: Here’s Why

By definition, intersections are locations where two different types of traffic intersect. This makes them highly dangerous areas for drivers, bicyclists and pedestrians. If a negligent driver ignores a stop sign or fails to yield the right-of-way at an intersection, it can result in a deadly motor vehicle collision. Take extra care at intersections in Connecticut to protect yourself and others.

February 28 2023 | Truck Accidents

Tips for Safe Driving Around Semi Trucks

All drivers must carefully follow traffic laws and adhere to road rules that help keep them and others safe. But when on the road with large commercial trucks, it pays to practice extra caution. Semi-trucks pose a particular danger to other vehicles on the road for a number of reasons beyond their immense size and weight, which dwarfs common family vehicles on the roadways, giving other vehicles a distinct disadvantage in an accident.

February 7 2023 | Pedestrian Accidents

How Does Jaywalking Play Into Pedestrian Accident Liability?

In at-fault insurance states like Connecticut, it matters who is at fault in an accident, including pedestrian accidents. The person who causes an accident to occur is the one who must pay for the injured party’s damages, typically through their insurance policy. While Connecticut law stipulates that drivers have the responsibility to protect pedestrians by slowing down, stopping, and taking other means to avoid a collision with a vulnerable pedestrian, it also views jaywalking as a violation of the state’s traffic and pedestrian laws.

January 24 2023 | Workers' Compensation

Everything You Need to Know About Workers’ Compensation

An accident can happen at work when you least expect it, potentially causing serious injuries that interfere with your ability to do your job and require expensive medical care. In this scenario, Connecticut’s workers’ compensation system may provide financial reimbursement for your losses.

How Does the Workers’ Compensation System Work?

The State of Connecticut Workers’ Compensation Program was established by the Workers’ Compensation Act, located in Chapter 568 of the General Statutes of Connecticut.

January 19 2023 | Personal Injury

Study: Walking in Connecticut – The Most Dangerous Zones for Pedestrians

Walking as a means of transportation can be a great way to get around. It can save you money and time, and allow you to sneak some exercise into your day. Yet, it can also be dangerous. Across the United States, pedestrian fatalities are increasing faster than any other traffic-related fatality.

January 4 2023 | Workers' Compensation

What Is Considered an Unsafe Work Environment?

When you clock in at work, the last thing you anticipate is getting seriously injured. Unfortunately, thousands of workplaces in Connecticut do not offer safe work environments for employees. If you get injured because of an unsafe work environment, learn your rights in terms of seeking financial compensation and holding someone accountable.

December 20 2022 | Personal Injury

What Are the Most Common Medical Malpractice Cases?

Medical malpractice occurs when a health care practitioner falls short of the correct standards of patient care. When a patient is injured due to subpar care, he or she has the right to file a medical malpractice claim in Connecticut in pursuit of financial compensation. Identifying the most common types of medical malpractice cases could allow you to determine whether you have a lawsuit.

December 3 2022 | Motorcycle Accidents

How Motorcyclists Can Stay Safe in Winter Weather

Each year, Connecticut sees intense winter weather, including snowstorms, black ice and hail. Navigating cold, snowy winters as a motorcyclist requires special care and adequate preparation. Winter weather makes motorcycling more hazardous, with wet roads and more limited visibility. Stay safe in Connecticut’s winter weather with these motorcycling tips.

Don’t Neglect Motorcycle Maintenance

Make sure your motorcycle has what it takes to get you to your destination by engaging in proper bike maintenance.

November 29 2022 | Personal Injury

Prevention of Slip, Trip & Fall Accidents in the Workplace

A slip, trip and fall accident in the workplace can result in serious injuries for a victim, including broken bones and traumatic brain injuries. Fall risks in the workplace can decrease a company’s productivity and lead to legal trouble for the business due to liability disputes. Slip and fall accidents may be a leading cause of workers’ compensation claims in Connecticut, but these disasters are often preventable.

November 10 2022 | Personal Injury

Are Landlords Liable for Slip and Fall Injuries?

Slip and fall accidents are a common cause of serious injuries and visits to emergency rooms in Connecticut. If a slip or trip and fall injury occurs on a rental property, it is possible to hold the landlord liable in some scenarios. The liable party in this type of premises liability lawsuit depends on where the victim was and why the accident took place.

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