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Practice Area: Motor Vehicle Accidents

Electric Scooter Accidents

The presence of rentable, dockless electric scooters, or e-scooters, has gone from nonexistent to virtually everywhere in just a few years. Now, millions of people use these rental scooters, which are available to rent in cities in 28 states and

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Dirt Bike Accidents

Also known as a trail bike or an off-road bike, the dirt bike is designed for traversing dirt roads and trails. It’s rugged, and the sturdy design gives riders better traction on loosely packed ground, which makes it the optimal

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Types Of Eye Protection

Although most people think of safety gear as simply helmets, which are required for riders under the age of 18, another important piece is available. Eye protection can provide riders protection from not only debris during an accident, but also

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Motorcycle Safety Evolution

For many, there’s nothing like riding a motorcycle along Connecticut’s scenic byways – and thanks to advancements in motorcycle safety over the years, it’s statistically safer to ride now more than ever. Still, the nature of the motorcycle can lead

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Helmet Design Evolution

Over the years many studies have concluded that wearing a helmet while riding a motorcycle will greatly reduce the risk of head injuries. One study showed that wearing a helmet reduced the risk of head injuries by 69 percent and

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Riders Arm

One of the common injuries that occur to a rider is known as the biker’s arm, which is caused when the nerves in the upper arm are damaged resulting from a fall. If severe enough, this can cause permanent paralysis

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Motorcycle Road Rash

Each year, thousands of people are injured in Connecticut motorcycle accidents. One of the most common injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident is road rash. This type of injury occurs when a biker or passenger receives abrasions from sliding across

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Motorcycle Passenger Injuries

According to the Connecticut Department of Transportation, there were a total of 10,569 motorcycle accident injuries and 458 fatalities between 1999 and 2008. Of these total accident injuries and deaths, many of the individuals involved were motorcycle passengers. Furthermore, riders

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Pedestrian Accidents

When a pedestrian crash occurs, the results are often tragic. A pedestrian is killed every two hours in a traffic accident, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The federal agency defines a pedestrian as “any person on

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Motorcycle Accidents

A motorcycle accident is a traumatic event. There can be numerous medical issues, both short-term and long-term, as well as potential property damage issues for all parties involved. It is critical to have a competent motorcycle accident lawyer representing the

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