Franklin, CT was named after the great Founding Father of our country, Benjamin Franklin. Like Benjamin Franklin, the people of Franklin, CT take pride in the small, peaceful community nestled in New London County. From the Church on the Hill to active 4-H Club participation, the residents of Franklin work together to play a huge role in driving the spirit of the town.
The people of Franklin try to live their lives with as little conflict as possible. The town does not even have its own police department and all firefighters are volunteers. This is only one example of the idyllic charm that Franklin can have. Unfortunately, like any other town, not everything in Franklin is perfect and accidents and injuries can happen and cause stress in and around the area.
Fortunately, if you are hurt in an accident, the experienced personal injury attorneys at Polito & Harrington LLC are here to help. We understand your rights and options under Connecticut law and are familiar with the court procedures in New London County. Please do not hesitate to call us for more information about how we can help you today.
Handling Many Types of Injury Cases
Accidents and injuries can happen in numerous ways and our legal team has the skill and experience to handle a wide range of injury cases. Some of the injury claims we have successfully handled involved the following and more:
- Automobile accidents
- Motorcycle accidents
- Trucking accidents
- Drunk driving accidents
- Nursing home injuries
- Nursing malpractice
- Construction accidents
- Slip and fall
- Dog bites
- Wrongful death
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
- Medical malpractice
- Workplace injuries
- Accidents involving tribal law
Each case will have its own legal questions, evidence, and challenges depending on the circumstances of your accident and injuries. It is essential to ensure you have the help of a lawyer who knows how to handle your particular type of claim.
Working with Victims of Nursing Home Neglect and Abuse in Franklin, Connecticut
There are a number of nursing homes and long-term care facilities around Franklin, including Harrington Court and Douglas Manor. Nursing home residents are often extremely vulnerable to injury and unfortunately are often victimized by the negligence of the staff that is supposed to be meeting their medical needs. In some cases, injuries can even be caused by intentional abuse. Our Franklin nursing home lawyers regularly represent the rights of individuals who have been injured in nursing homes. Some common examples of nursing home injuries and accidents include the following:
- Medication errors
We Help Accident Victims Recover
Our dedicated personal injury lawyers at Polito & Harrington LLC can help you financially recover after an accident in several ways. First, we always advise that you seek the medical attention necessary for your injuries. This is not only important because of your health, but also to help ensure you can prove all of the injuries that resulted from your accident. Too many people do not seek medical treatment because they are concerned about the cost, however, your chances of receiving full compensation will increase if you have proof of your diagnoses and treatments received.
There are different options for seeking compensation from any responsible parties for your medical bills, lost wages, and other losses. We can assist with an insurance claim or can file a claim in civil court if needed. We will present evidence of the other party’s negligence and of your losses so that you can obtain the full amount you deserve following your injury.
Contact Our Experienced Franklin Personal Injury Attorneys for a Free Consultation
At Polito & Harrington LLC, our highly skilled personal injury lawyers are committed to standing up for the rights of accident victims in Franklin and throughout Connecticut. Please call us for a free consultation today at (860) 447-3300.