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What Drivers Need to Know about Drowsy Driving

Drowsy driving causes approximately 100,000 accidents each year, leading to more than 1,500 deaths and 71,000 injuries, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The trusted Waterbury car accident attorneys of D’Amico & Pettinicchi… Read More

D'Amico & Pettinicchi Listed in 2018 Edition of U.S. News - Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms"

D’Amico & Pettinicchi has again been listed in the 2018 Edition of U.S. News and World Report – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” list. This marks the fifth consecutive year the firm has been included on this prestigious list. The firm has been continually… Read More

Is There a Statute of Limitations on Personal Injury Claims?

If you are considering filing a personal injury claim in Connecticut, there are important deadlines you must be aware of. These deadlines are called statutes of limitations and they limit how long an injury victim has to file a personal injury lawsuit.… Read More

Common Causes of Truck Accidents

If you or someone you love has been injured in an accident with a commercial truck, the question of what caused the accident and who is responsible can be difficult to answer. This is because truck accident cases are complex. There are several parties… Read More

The Basics of Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Coverage in Connecticut

Uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage provides benefits to policy holders for bodily injury caused by another driver who left the scene of the accident, has no insurance or does not have enough insurance to adequately cover your losses. If you have… Read More

6 Important Connecticut Motorcycle Laws

Although riding a motorcycle brings the freedom and joy of the open road, it can also be very risky, as motorcycles lack the many protections offered by traditional passenger vehicles. Because of this, there are several important motorcycle laws in Connecticut… Read More

Do I Have a Medical Malpractice Case?

Medical malpractice occurs when a medical professional’s action or inaction results in substandard treatment and causes injury to the patient. It is important to note, however, that simply because you did not get the outcome you intended from medical… Read More

Serious Nursing Home Abuse Cases Often Not Reported to Police

More than one-quarter of serious cases of nursing home abuse are not reported to the police, according to an alert released by the Office of Inspector General (OIG) in the Department of Health and Human Services. The findings are part of an ongoing audit… Read More

What You Need to Know About Negligence in Connecticut

Negligence is an important part of most personal injury cases. To recover compensation from another party that caused your injuries, you must be able to prove the other party’s negligent actions caused your injuries. Because this can be complicated,… Read More

Mike D'Amico, Thomas Pettinicchi Included in 2018 The Best Lawyers in America

D’Amico & Pettinicchi is privileged to announce that firm partners Mike D’Amico and Thomas Pettinicchi have been selected for inclusion in the 24th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© for their work as plaintiffs’ attorneys in Personal Injury Litigation. D’Amico… Read More