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Different Commercial Vehicles Pose Different Risks to Motorists

Connecticut motorists share the road with various commercial vehicles every time they travel from place to place. Whether it’s rush hour or the middle of the night, tractor-trailers, car carriers, box trucks, and other specialized commercial vehicles are hauling goods and materials to various destinations. While these vehicles seem commonplace, they are capable of causing […]


The Importance of Seeking Medical Treatment After an Accident

It’s only natural to feel overwhelmed after you’ve suffered injuries in a serious car accident. In fact, between dealing with getting your car repaired, figuring out alternative transportation, and other accident-related tasks, you may be tempted to forego seeking medical treatment—especially if you think your injuries will heal on their own or are not that […]


Mental Trauma After a Car Accident

After a car accident, most people tend to focus on their physical recovery. This is understandable, as the physical injuries that car accident victims sustain are often severe, painful, and impossible to ignore. It’s important to remember, however, that serious vehicle crashes can take a mental toll as well. It’s important to be aware of […]


What Is the Average Cost of a Spinal Cord Injury?

Spinal cord injuries can leave victims with devastating complications. Even in milder cases, victims can struggle with issues like limited mobility and chronic pain for the rest of their lives. In the most serious cases, victims can be completely paralyzed below the site of their injury with little hope of recovery. Considering the severity of […]


Opioid Lawsuits Across the United States

For several decades, pharmaceutical companies have been recommending drugs to medical professionals for various illnesses and conditions, which they claimed were non-addictive. Many of these drugs, including one of the most commonly abused prescription drugs, OxyContin, are, in fact, highly addictive. In their defense, drug manufacturers claim that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared […]


James Harrington of Polito and Associates is Recognized with Ascending Alumni Award for 2018

Recently, the Western New England University School of Law held its Annual Alumni Recognition Reception. The event featured the presentation of the Dean’s Award, the Distinguished Alumnus Award, Ascending Alumni Award, the Distinguished Law Review Alumna Award. The Law Alumni Board of Directors recognized James Harrington of Polito and Associates with its Ascending Alumni Award […]


Complications of Head Injuries

Accidents that lead to injuries are extremely upsetting. When the injury is a head injury, things become more complicated and difficult still. An injury to your head may affect your brain, and the effects of such injuries are not only highly unpredictable but can also have overarching repercussions. Head injuries are often complicated by the […]


“Never Events” in Hospitals

We rely upon hospitals and medical professionals to care for us when we’re injured or ill. When—instead of receiving the care we need—we are injured further while in the hospital, it is especially devastating. In fact, there are certain kinds of medical malpractice (known as never events) that, put simply, should never happen BUT sometimes […]


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