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Car accidents: Children injured in New Haven incident

Parents often warn their children of the dangers of crossing the street. Of course, even with adult supervision and when precautions are taken, car accidents can still happen. Unfortunately, children are not immune to being victims of such incidents, and parents can be devastated to learn that their children have been injured in such events.

Connecticut crash claims life, puts others' lives in danger

Car accidents are serious events, even if the incident is minor overall. In any type of collision, individuals can feel shaken and overwhelmed by the possibilities of what could have happened. Unfortunately, some of the most tragic possibilities do take place when a crash proves particularly severe. 

Connecticut car accident leaves mother, child seriously injured

Being involved in an accident that leads to injuries can be a frightening experience, but when a child is also involved and injured, the situation can be beyond harrowing. Unfortunately, individuals of any age could suffer injuries in a car accident. When the event is caused by a negligent or impaired driver, negatively affected parties may feel a need to seek restitution.

Car crashes have the ability to negatively change lives

After suffering serious injuries or experiencing the loss of a loved one due to a car accident, much focus should be given to recovery and healing. These outcomes could have substantial impacts that go far beyond the physical pain, and it may be wise for individuals to explore their legal options after involvement in car crashes. Personal injury and wrongful death claims could help parties seek much-needed compensation.

Fatal car accidents can lead to many questions in Connecticut

When a car crash results in fatalities, it is common for many questions to arise in the aftermath. Law enforcement officers may have questions regarding what took place, and their investigations can often help them gain answers. Family members of the deceased victims may have questions about what actions they could take in hopes of seeking justice and compensation for the outcomes of such car accidents.

Connecticut car crash involving teens results in injuries

When young people are hurt in car accidents, entire communities can feel upset by the events. Of course, the families of the young ones involved in the car crash and the injured individuals themselves will undoubtedly feel the greatest impacts. Even if a teen driver causes an accident that results in the injury of another person, personal injury claims could still be filed.

Truck accident claims life in Connecticut

After a fatal accident takes place, many individuals are often left looking for more information. Many times, it can take time for investigators to determine exactly what happened after a car or truck accident, but that information is often vital in many ways. If surviving family members of deceased victims feel that taking legal action could suit their circumstances, outcomes of crash investigations may play substantial roles in their claims.

Motor vehicle accidents can easily claim lives in Connecticut

When a fatal accident occurs, there may be many steps that surviving family members need to handle. Unfortunately, fatal motor vehicle accidents are not uncommon, and often, individuals who have acted recklessly or negligently have caused the incidents. In such cases, family of the deceased victims may have cause to pursue legal action against the drivers and/or other parties considered responsible.

Connecticut car accident claims 3 lives, injures driver

The death of a loved one due to a car crash can cause many hardships. Surviving families may face monetary damages due to funeral expenses, medical bills, lost income and other related results of the incident. They will obviously also face emotional turmoil as they must contend with the fact that a car accident claimed the life of a loved one.

Connecticut car accident leads to injuries

Car crashes are a relatively common event. Unfortunately, these incidents rarely become easier to take note of as they often result in serious or fatal injuries. A car accident often affects numerous people, and it may take multiple individuals a considerable amount of time to recover from injuries that such an event may cause.

Verdicts & Settlements

Jura v Denegris / Bicyclist injured in collision with motor vehicle; a New Britain jury awarded the plaintiff $3,091,700.00 Less 10%. for comparative negligence reducing the net verdict to $2,782,530.00. The highest offer made by the defendants prior to the verdict was in $50,000. 00

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