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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  6.  » Steps to take after a car accident

Car accidents are a far too common occurrence and happen to many unsuspecting people each day. These accidents may lead to serious injury, and if you have been in a car accident that was no fault of your own, it is important to understand the necessary next steps to take. 

Acting quickly is important immediately following a car accident. Ensuring you gather evidence and contact information for the responsible party will be beneficial going forward. 

Collect information 

Collecting contact information from the other party in the collision is key. You should exchange names, addresses, telephone numbers and insurance company information with the other driver. 

It is also important to collect the license plate of the other vehicle. In addition, if there are any witnesses who confirm your explanations of the crash, it is useful to gather their contact information and statements as well. 

Gather proof of the incident 

If you have a case where the other driver is responsible for the collision, it is imperative to collect as much evidence at the scene as possible to support your case. Taking photographs of the damage sustained by your vehicle and any other data that support your description of events is useful evidence. 

Contacting your insurance company 

The law states that insurance companies must pay claims promptly in Connecticut. The at-fault driver is responsible for containing the insurance company after an accident; however, informing your own insurance company is important to make sure they’re aware so that they may pursue legal action against the other driver’s insurance company if needed. 

You may consider writing a letter to the at-fault insurance company that explains the events and damages you suffered. In addition, you may want to call the police to the scene of the accident if you sustained physical injuries or significant damages. A police report may be useful when presenting your evidence for a case.