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Motorcycle Accidents Rise During Summer

Summertime. Connecticut roads. Motorcycles. Just about perfect. If it weren’t for the accidents. One of the major insurers has reported that (based on its 2014 claims data) June is the most dangerous month for motorcycle accidents with 4 out of 10 of the most claim days in June. Not surprisingly, Saturdays are also high for […]

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Bike Accidents Rise During Summer

Summer is here and its time to pull the bikes out and go for a ride. If that sounds great, remember, bike accidents are highest during summer, and are most likely between 3 and 6pm. A few years ago a friend of ours was killed in a cycling fatality. He was a very experienced rider […]

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Property Tax Appeals

Don’t we all love paying property taxes? Well, at least they are always fair and reasonable. No? There are appeal rights. You can appeal the assessment, and even if the town doesn’t agree with you, you can still take the appeal to court and have a judge review it. You can do this by yourself, […]

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School is out, and its time for a road trip!

Not so fast. Time to consider summer driving safety first. According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), the month of August had the second highest number of fatal car accidents in 2014, with 3,037 (right behind October’s 3,068). The months of June, July, and September each had over 2,800 fatal accidents. Why the […]

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Boating Accidents Rise During Summer

Who loves boating? The wind, the water, the waves, the sunshine. Everyone except those prone to seasickness I suppose! Another friendly warning from your local attorneys – be careful on the water. According to our beloved U.S. Coast Guard (seriously, we have the greatest Coast Guard in the world, hands down), between 40 and 50 […]

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