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Establishing negligence in pedestrian accident cases

A pedestrian is killed in a motor vehicle accident every 90 minutes in Connecticut and around the country according to figures from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and a distracted, impaired or reckless driver is often responsible. Pedestrians

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How to share the road with truckers

When someone gets into a truck accident in Connecticut, it may be their first instinct to blame the truck driver. While truckers can cause serious accidents, other drivers also have a responsibility to share the road with commercial trucks. Truckers

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¿PUEDEN LOS INMIGRANTES INDOCUMENTADOS BUSCAR COMPENSACIÓN?

Como cualquier otra persona, los inmigrantes necesitan transportarse. Pero ¿qué hacer si sufres un percance en el camino? Si eres un inmigrante indocumentado, quizás te preguntes, ¿cuento con protecciones bajo la ley? ¿Puedo obtener compensación por mis lesiones o pérdidas?

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NHTSA highlights pedestrian safety on October

Every day in Connecticut and throughout the country, pedestrians are being injured either through their own fault or through the negligence of motorists. Perhaps you were hit by a car while crossing at a crosswalk or engaging in some other

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LOS SÍNTOMAS ATRASADOS DE LAS LESIONES CEREBRALES

En 2014, las lesiones cerebrales traumáticas produjeron en conjunto alrededor de 2.87 millones visitas a la sala de urgencias, hospitalizaciones y muertes en los Estados Unidos.Una de las principales causas detrás de estas lesiones son los accidentes automovilísticos. Cuando sufrimosun

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What’s required to prevent falls in the workplace

Falls are among the costliest injuries that employers in Connecticut can face. The victims may miss work for a month or longer, medical compensation costs can pile up, equipment is often damaged in the fall and co-workers might become less

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Basic heat safety for outdoor workers

In extreme heat, outdoor workers can wind up suffering an illness like heat exhaustion or even heat stroke, which can be life-threatening. If you’re a worker who is frequently outdoors in Connecticut, you want to protect yourself against the elements.

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What to know about TBIs

Annually, 1.7 million people in Connecticut and throughout the United States experience a traumatic brain injury (TBI). A TBI can occur in the aftermath of a car accident, at work or while playing sports, and individuals can sustain serious injuries

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