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Warm Weather in Connecticut Linked to Fatal Accidents Involving Teen Drivers

Summer days in New England often evoke thoughts of vacations and other good times. But sadly, the warm weather months have a dark side. They are tied to deadly crashes involving teen drivers. According to a report in Hartford HealthCare, over 7,000 people died in teen-related summertime crashes between 2010 and 2019. Inexperienced teen drivers...

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Pedestrian Accident Fatalities Reach New Heights in Massachusetts

In 2021, about 20 pedestrians died each day in the United States, which represents the highest average number in four decades. The Boston Herald reported on the alarming trend, which comes from a new estimate by the Governors Highway Administration. In Massachusetts, at least 71 lives were lost in pedestrian accidents in 2021. Pedestrian accidents...

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Spotlight Aimed at Distracted Driving Awareness in April

Distracted drivers cause far too many car accidents in Massachusetts The message is simple: Put down the phone and pay attention. Unfortunately, too many drivers allow themselves to be distracted, and the consequences can be tragic. Distracted drivers often cause car accidents with serious injuries and even fatalities. The National Safety Council declared April as...

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Grant Awarded To Increase Safety for Young Pedestrians & Bicyclists in CT

Youth are at risk of severe injury when they share the road with drivers A grant from the National Road Safety Foundation could help reduce the number of pedestrian and bicycling deaths and injuries involving children. The $25,000 grant awarded to Watch for Me CT (a partnership between the Connecticut Department of Transportation and the...

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What Is the Rate of Seat Belt Use in Massachusetts?

A car accident lawyer reveals what drivers should know Car accidents can lead to serious injuries or worse, which is why Massachusetts law requires every person in a motor vehicle to wear a seat belt. According to ValuePenguin, 43 percent of deaths in traffic accidents involved people who didn’t buckle up. ValuePenguin, which provides research...

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Recent Pedestrian Deaths in Hartford Raise Road Safety Questions

Our Connecticut pedestrian accident lawyers discuss the problem In the first two weeks of 2022, Hartford experienced two pedestrian traffic deaths, a number that is alarming to safety advocates. In all of 2017, the city experienced two deadly road accidents involving walkers, joggers, or bicyclists. But the number of pedestrian accident fatalities in Hartford jumped...

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Fatal Crashes and Driving Under the Influence of Cannabis

Our car accident lawyers discuss the dangers of impaired driving Cannabis-related car accidents resulting in fatal crashes involving a combination of marijuana and alcohol have been on the rise for the past several years, a new study finds. An analysis using data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration finds that deadly accidents involving high...

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