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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  4.  » Be on the lookout for overmedication at nursing homes

When most people in Connecticut think about nursing home abuse or neglect, they probably envision negligent staff members doing other things instead of caring for their loved ones, or even physically or verbally abusing nursing home residents. But, there are many different ways that nursing home abuse and neglect can occur. One way that many people don’t think of is overmedication of nursing home residents.

And, there are a couple of different ways that overmedication can occur. First, many nursing home residents are elderly individuals who may have serious health conditions. As a result, they are prescribed medication for treatment or pain management. If these prescribed medications are not given to residents in the appropriate dosage, the results could be dangerous for these individuals.

Another way that overmedication can occur is when the staff at a nursing home prescribes medication to residents themselves. In fact, it is becoming more widely known that some nursing homes are prescribing medications to residents in an attempt to keep them quiet – antipsychotic medications are used for these purposes.

When Connecticut residents believe that their loved ones who are residents of nursing homes are not being treated properly or, even worse, are actually being physically abused, it may be time to take legal action. At our law firm, we work with families who are experiencing these difficult circumstances. For more information, please visit the nursing home neglect and elder abuse section of our law firm’s website. Nursing home staff members need to be held accountable for their negligent and abusive actions.