If you’re ever in an accident involving an Uber or Lyft car/driver, you likely won’t sue the ride-sharing company outright. Drivers are technically independent contractors, not employees, meaning the company can deny liability for crashes involving their drivers. However, you do have options.
Patrick J. Kennedy has settled a case for a pedestrian struck by a turning vehicle in Hartford. Due to the limited insurance carried by the driver of the vehicle, a claim was made against the underinsured motorist policy of the pedestrian. After negotiation with the carrier for the pedestrian, the policy limits were offered and… read more →
Patrick J. Kennedy has settled an automobile case for a resident of Newington, Connecticut. The case involved a rear end collision on I-91 which caused an aggravation of several of the plaintiffs pre-existing conditions. This resulted in a neck, should and wrist surgeries for the plaintiff. The case was settled with a retired superior court… read more →
Attorney Andrew Groher settled a case for $1,375,000 on behalf of a 20 year old man whose car was struck broadside by the defendant’s car that was passing at a high rate of speed in a no-passing zone and appeared to be racing to keep up with friends in a different car. The plaintiff suffered… read more →
In July of 2017, Attorney Michael Jainchill settled a case for $340,000 on behalf of a 27 year old gentleman injured in an intersection collision where the other driver was making a left turn into his path of travel. He suffered a fractured right femur requiring surgery. The medial bills were $60,000, which were all… read more →
Many of the attorneys at RisCassi & Davis enjoy the sport of cycling. And for almost a decade we have supported major Connecticut rides like the Jim Calhoun Cancer Challenge Ride – helping raise millions of dollars for the fight against cancer. We know cycling, and we understand the dangers. We are ready, right now, to help you receive fair compensation for your injuries.
The Connecticut auto accident lawyers at RisCassi & Davis have represented many people injured in rear end motor vehicle accidents in Connecticut. We are ready, right now, to help you receive fair compensation for your injuries. In most cases, liability is assigned to the following vehicle based on the premise it was following too closely and/or failing to keep a proper lookout.
The Connecticut auto accident lawyers at RisCassi & Davis have represented people injured in intersection collisions in Connecticut. We are ready, right now, to help you receive fair compensation for your injuries. It’s important to understand, the mere fact that the police have ticketed one driver is not sufficient to determine who was at fault in an intersection collision.
One of our partners, Michael Jainchill, is a leading legal expert on cases like these and will be part of your legal team. He is also the co-author of Connecticut Law of Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Coverage, published by The Atlantic Law Book Company, now in its Fourth Edition. The Connecticut Supreme Court has referred to this book as the leading book in the field of uninsured and underinsured motorist law.
The Connecticut auto accident lawyers at RisCassi & Davis have represented people injured in motor vehicle accidents that resulted from police chasing a suspect in Connecticut. We are ready, right now, to help you. We have a legal team that is nationally recognized for our work on these cases.