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November 2018 Archives

Beware of the hazards of winter if you are a construction worker

Construction company owners in and around the cities of Bridgeport, Waterbury and New Britain here in Connecticut will likely be preparing their workers for the hazards that come with the cold of winter. Although the Occupational Safety and Health Administration does not have specific standards and regulations to keep outdoor workers safe, employers must protect employees from any known hazards. One such a known danger is exposure to temperatures that could cause serious physical damage or death.

How can I avoid inadequate lighting in my business?

One of the biggest mistakes you can make when setting up your business in Connecticut is not planning out adequate lighting. If your business is not well lit, you face the risk of injuries to employees and customers. This is a huge liability. By simply ensuring that your business has the proper lighting, you put in place a safeguard. However, figuring out what the right lighting is can be a major undertaking if you have never set up a business space before.

What should I know about workers’ comp in CT?

If you’ve been injured at your job in Connecticut, filing a workers’ compensation claim is the next reasonable step. However, this process can seem complex to many people, especially when suffering from the after-effects of your injury. WorkplaceFairness.org offers the following insight on how you can file a claim when hurt at work.

What damages can I collect in a wrongful death case?

If you lose a spouse or child in Connecticut due to someone’s negligence or misconduct, you may not realize that you can file a wrongful death suit against the person or entity that you believe caused your loved one’s death. FindLaw points out that you file a wrongful death lawsuit in civil court. What you sue for are money damages to compensate you for the death of your loved one.

What sort of aid should expect after a car accident?

It may be common knowledge amongst most in New Haven that people are not supposed to drive off after having been involved in a car accident. If for nothing else, a driver whose vehicle collides with yours is expected to at least provide you with their contact and insurance information. Yet what if you are injured in the accident and need immediate aid? Is said driver expected to provide it? 

Foggy windows and motor vehicle crashes

In November, many Americans experience much colder weather than their cities saw during the summer months. Some people may miss the summer while others embrace the seasonal change and look forward to winter. Either way, fall weather can lead to a variety of risks that may cause a car accident. Aside from road conditions, weather can even cause the windows on a driver’s vehicle to become foggy, which can prevent them from being able to see other vehicles and the road in front of them.

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