FREE Consultation (866) 848-7077

D'Amico & Pettinicchi Law Blog

Connecticut injury lawyer blog

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

Consumer Groups Gear Up in Last Fight for Arbitration Ban

More than 75 consumer, health and advocacy groups have joined together to form the Fair Arbitration Now Coalition in an effort to stop the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) from reversing a previous ruling that banned the use of pre-dispute… Read More

Car Accident Statute of Limitations in Connecticut

A statute of limitations is a law that outlines how long an individual has to file a lawsuit within his or her state. Each type of case has its own statute of limitations that must be followed. If this deadline is missed, the individual will lose the… Read More

Frequently Asked Questions About Personal Injury Lawsuits in Connecticut

If you have been injured, it is likely that you have several questions about your legal rights and what you should do next. Because of this, our Connecticut personal injury lawyers have answered some of the most frequently asked questions personal injury… Read More

Mike D'Amico Appointed to Connecticut Task Force to Study Fully Autonomous Vehicles

We are honored to announce that firm partner Mike D’Amico has been appointed to serve on the Connecticut task force to study fully autonomous vehicles. As a dedicated Connecticut personal injury lawyer, D’Amico is well suited to represent the voice of… Read More

78-Year-Old Woman Severely Injured in Pit Bull Attack

A 78-year-old woman suffered severe injuries to her head, neck and arms after being attacked by a pit bull in New Haven on July 4. According to the New Haven Fire Chief, the woman was the landlord of the property on Hubinger Street where the attack happened.… Read More

One Pedestrian Killed, One Injured After Being Hit by Car in Pomfret

Two pedestrians were hit by a car in a fatal crash on Route 44 in Pomfret on Tuesday night, according to state police. A 35-year-old woman was killed and a 16-year-old was taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. Police said the victims… Read More