Last Friday, Mattel voluntarily decided to recall all Rock ‘n Play Sleepers (4.7 million units) due to 32 infant deaths linked to the product. The recall announcement instructs parents to immediately stop using all models of the product.
The recall comes… Read More
One thing victims and families of victims of nursing home abuse may encounter is staff members at the facility attempting to cover it up. This can be one of the big challenges of pursuing a nursing home abuse case. When perpetrators, administrators, staff… Read More
Posted on behalf of D'Amico & Pettinicchi, LLC on Mar 20, 2019 in Truck Accidents
One of the main causes of truck accidents is negligent driving by the person behind the wheel of the truck. There are many risk factors for truck drivers that make them more likely to cause an accident. Below, learn more about the challenges faced by… Read More
Three epidemiologists from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have been conducting a study of e-scooter accidents and injuries in Austin, Texas since December.
Austin city leaders asked for the investigation because of the high… Read More
Any nursing home resident could suffer physical, verbal or psychological abuse, no matter how healthy he or she is. However, some residents have a higher risk of being abused because of their physical or cognitive limitations. Family members of these… Read More
Posted on behalf of D'Amico & Pettinicchi, LLC on Feb 08, 2019 in Car Accidents
There are several areas of the body that are at high-risk of injury during a car accident, including your neck and shoulders. Injuries to these areas of the body may cause you to develop temporary or permanent disability.
If you suffered an injury in… Read More
Posted on behalf of D'Amico & Pettinicchi, LLC on Jan 15, 2019 in Car Accidents
Rear-end car accidents are a common type of traffic collision – in 2015, rear-end crashes made up more than 33 percent of crashes, according to the Insurance Information Institute. These collisions often happen suddenly and without warning and can result… Read More
Nursing homes have an obligation to ensure the patients under their care are receiving the treatment they require. If a resident is deprived of the treatment he or she needs, it may result in the resident suffering serious injury or death. Depending on… Read More
Posted on behalf of D'Amico & Pettinicchi, LLC on Dec 20, 2018 in Car Accidents
Although many people look forward to the winter season, inclement weather and increased holiday traffic can make roadways dangerous in Connecticut. To stay safe while driving during winter weather, it is vital that motorists take several precautions to… Read More
Posted on behalf of D'Amico & Pettinicchi, LLC on Dec 20, 2018 in Personal Injury
Between the spring of 2016 and fall of 2017, nine children died in home-based child care settings, marking the highest number of child care center deaths in Connecticut in more than 20 years, according to a new report from the Office of the Child Advocate… Read More