What to Do in a Motorcycle Accident.

Posted by Patrick J. Walsh | Jul 08, 2024 | 0 Comments

The blog provides guidance on steps to take after a motorcycle accident, emphasizing safety, medical attention, documentation, and legal consultation. Key actions include ensuring safety, calling 911, seeking medical help, documenting the scene, and consulting a lawyer to navigate legal complexities and pursue compensation. The importance of legal representation is highlighted for fair negotiation and court representation. For assistance, the firm offers free consultations.

Fighting for Fair Compensation for Connecticut’s Injured.

Posted by Patrick J. Walsh | Jul 08, 2024 | 0 Comments

At Hastings, Cohan & Walsh, LLP, we assist car accident victims in obtaining rightful compensation for injuries, medical expenses, and lost wages. Our expertise covers claims involving drunk driving, distracted driving, hit and runs, and uninsured motorists. We conduct thorough investigations, including witness interviews and examination of police and medical reports, to ensure the best outcomes. Connecticut allows claims even if you are partially at fault, provided your fault is below 50%. Follow these steps after an accident: stay calm, call 911, and document the scene.

Motorcycle Right-of-Way: Navigating the Road to Justice.

Posted by Patrick J. Walsh | Jul 08, 2024 | 0 Comments

After a motorcycle accident in Connecticut, determining liability often relies on understanding right-of-way rules. Motorcyclists deserve their own lane and must obey traffic laws. If involved in a collision, proving the specifics of the incident is crucial. Insurance companies may attempt to blame bikers, but skilled attorneys can help gather evidence and seek compensation for medical expenses, lost wages, and more.

Navigating the Maze of Premises Liability: A Comprehensive Guide.

Posted by Patrick J. Walsh | Jul 08, 2024 | 0 Comments

Premises liability involves legal cases where someone is injured due to hazardous conditions on another's property, like slips on spills or weather-related hazards. To succeed, you must prove there was a dangerous condition, the property owner was negligent, and this caused your injury. In Connecticut, the owner's duty of care varies with the visitor's status (trespasser, licensee, invitee). Common cases include falls and inadequate security. Legal advice from experts like Hastings Cohan & Walsh is crucial for navigating these claims. They offer free consultations to guide you through the process.

The Importance of Seeking Medical Attention After a Car Accident.

Posted by Richard P. Hastings | Jul 08, 2024 | 0 Comments

After a car accident, it's crucial to prioritize your health and seek medical attention immediately, even if you feel fine, as some injuries might not show symptoms right away. Prompt medical evaluation ensures that any injuries are diagnosed and treated, and creates a necessary record for potential personal injury claims. If you or a loved one is injured in a car accident, our firm offers compassionate and effective legal representation, with a free consultation to discuss your case. Your well-being is our top priority.

Injured in a Rental Car Accident?

Posted by Richard P. Hastings | Nov 04, 2021 | 0 Comments

Rental cars have a higher rate of collision compared to their non-rented counterparts, according to a recent report by the Journal of Advanced Transportation. Unfortunately, what is supposed to be a convenience can become a complete disaster when involved in a rental car accident.

Headlight Laws & Poor Visibility in CT

Posted by Richard P. Hastings | Sep 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

Each year in the United States more than five and a half million motor vehicle accidents occur. Approximately one million of those accidents happen as a result of poor visibility or adverse weather. Some of these car and truck accidents occur because there is decreased visibility making it harder to see oncoming motor vehicles.


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When you choose Hastings, Cohan & Walsh, LLP you will receive the one-on-one attention and individualized support that you deserve. Our Connecticut personal injury attorneys will not treat you as just another case number nor will we hand your case off to a paralegal.

Unlike other law firms, we will personally handle each legal aspect of your case, walking with you every step of the way. We aim to provide the highest quality representation possible. We have extensive experience and training in a variety of aspects of personal injury law. We obtain the knowledge and skill-set necessary to maximize your compensation.

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