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Am I Liable for Injuries on My Property on Halloween?

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Halloween is the biggest night of the year where children with costumes go out to trick-or-treat and load up on sugary treats. Halloween night allows families to transform their front yards into haunted houses or creepy graveyards, and neighborhoods even have competitions to see who has the scariest home. With an increased number of kids near your home, someone might get injured. What Happens If a Trick-or-Treater is Injured at My Home? If a visitor is injured on your property, you might be found liable for their injuries if you were negligent. This concept is called premises liability. For instance, if you own the home, you could be responsible for… Read More

Has Public Support for Self-Driving Vehicles Decreased After Recent Accidents?

Earlier this year, a young Arizona woman was struck and killed by an Uber vehicle that was operating in autonomous mode. Once public surveys were conducted after the incident, it was found that public opinion for autonomous vehicles had heavily decreased. Now, in the late summer of 2018, young and tech-savvy consumers are still expressing their concerns about self-driving vehicles and how safe they really are. Why Is the Public Still Distrusting of Self-Driving Vehicles? In a survey of over 1,200 people, Cox Automotive (an auto-industry company) followed up in a study in 2016. Since then, public awareness and general education of self-driving cars and technology has grown significantly. However,… Read More

Connecticut Lawyers for Immigration Justice

is proud to sponsor A statewide fundraising campaign to ensure the fair administration of justice for immigrant families and individuals defended by Connecticut’s legal aid providers, Connecticut Legal Services, New Haven Legal Assistance and Greater Hartford Legal Aid.  To read more about this important initiative and to donate please go to: https://www.ctjustice.org  

Trial Lawyers Elect New President: Lincoln Woodard

Westbrook – Lincoln Woodard, of West Hartford, Connecticut has been elected the new president of the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association at its annual meeting which took place on June 4, 2018 at Water’s Edge Resort in Westbrook, Connecticut. Attorney Woodard is a trial attorney and principal in the West Hartford law firm of Walsh Woodard LLC. The Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association is an organization of over 1,300 of Connecticut’s most accomplished and active trial lawyers. It is a nonprofit, professional association dedicated to creating and maintaining a more just society by preserving individual rights within the civil justice system. Attorney Woodard was educated at Syracuse University where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in business and economics in 1987. He… Read More

Different Types and Causes of Truck Accidents

Contact our Hartford truck accident lawyers to learn more.

Truck accidents are responsible for thousands of deaths and injuries each year. Statistics published by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) show that truck accidents killed 4,317 people during 2016. Countless others suffer life-altering injuries from these accidents. Statistics on truck accidents are not surprising once you consider that a fully loaded commercial truck can weigh up to 80,000 pounds. In Connecticut and across the US, there are common factors that may lead to various types of truck accidents. The different types of truck accidents and their causes include: Drowsy driving accidents. Due to long hours on the road and other factors, commercial truck drivers can suffer drowsiness while… Read More

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