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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Slip-and-fall and trip-and-fall accidents in stores are all too common. And while these cases often appear straightforward, they rarely are. The store and its insurance carrier will likely fight to deny or undervalue the injury claim.

Learn about your rights if you are injured by a fall in a retail establishment. It’s important to understand the challenges you may face if you try to handle the matter on your own.

What happens in slip-and-fall accident cases?

People who slip and fall may suffer injuries ranging from injured joints and broken bones to head injuries and spinal cord injuries. Some of these injuries leave accident victims with months or years of pain and disability, while a severe traumatic brain injury can result in a coma or death.

When these types of injuries occur, you will need compensation for medical expenses, lost wages and benefits, and pain and suffering. To fight the store’s insurance company for adequate compensation, you will most likely need a lawyer’s help. Typically, to obtain compensation, you need to prove that the property owner did not maintain safe premises. This includes proving that they were aware of the hazard, or should have been aware of it, and that they did not take steps to fix it.

People can be injured in any type of store or retail property, including: grocery stores, gas stations, warehouses and price clubs, discount retailers and home improvement stores. Each type of property has its own risks such as:

  • Spills
  • Falling objects
  • Cracked pavement
  • Broken floor tiles
  • Ripped carpet or floor mats
  • Power cords

Whatever the reason for your accident, if the store’s owner failed to address the problem, you may be able to sue for damages. If you have questions, speak with an attorney.