We Help After an Accident or Abuse

The personal injury attorneys of Tremont Sheldon Robinson Mahoney have recovered more than $500 million in verdicts and settlements. Est 1960.

We Help After an Accident or Abuse

We Help After an Accident or Abuse

The personal injury attorneys of Tremont Sheldon Robinson Mahoney have recovered more than $500 million in verdicts and settlements. Est 1960.

We are open and ready to help…

We have modified our office to help with social distancing. We are able to see clients inside or outside the office, or by video or telephone conference.

Courts are beginning to reopen, and insurance companies are resuming normal business. We are here for you and happy to help with insurance issues, medical bills and everything else.

We are open and ready to help…
We have modified our office to help with social distancing. We are able to see clients inside or outside the office, or by video or telephone conference.
Courts are beginning to reopen, and insurance companies are resuming normal business. We are here for you and happy to help with insurance issues, medical bills and everything else.

Over $70 Million

Awards and settlements collected for child victims of sexual abuse across Connecticut involving priests, clergy, teachers, coaches and family members.

$6.2Million

Landmark verdict holding an off-duty police officer responsible for failing to prevent a fatal drunk driving accident.

$6Million

Recovered award for family after proving the medical manufacturer knew about the faulty oxygen machine that killed a patient.

$5.39Million

Won settlement for truck accident victim by taking the case before the superior court after trucking company filed for bankruptcy.

$2.1Million

Largest verdict in Connecticut history involving serious injuries after a motorcycle accident.

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As a parent, you know it’s important to use a car seat for children. But did you know that many people unintentionally use car seats incorrectly? With car accidents among the most common causes of death for children, it is critical that you understand how car seats can protect your child.

Car seat use and child safety has changed over the last several years. What you knew just a few years ago about keeping kids safe in cars may be different today.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), proper car seat use reduces the risk for infant death by 71 percent and for toddlers by 54 percent. Using a booster seat, instead of just a seat belt, for children ages 4 to 8 reduces the risk of severe injuries by 45 percent.

Because correct use of car seats and booster seats can be confusing, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) compiled four simple steps to help parents find the right car seat and install it properly. These tips can make selecting and using your car seat easier and safer.

It is also important to make sure older children wear seat belts every time they are in the car. And the CDC and NHTSA recommend that children sit in the back seat of the vehicle until at least age 12.

Of course, driving safely is also a key factor in reducing the risk of injury to children and all passengers. Driving while distracted, drowsy or under the influence can increase your risk of having an accident.

You cannot control the behavior of other drivers on the road, however. If you or your children suffer injuries in a car accident, speaking with a lawyer is a good idea. An experienced personal injury attorney can determine whether you are entitled to compensation.