Are you planning on hitting the road this weekend for the 4th of July holiday? Many will be leaving New Haven and traveling through our city for other locales. A few minutes to review some prevention and planning measures may keep your family safe and avoid a New Haven auto accident. Seven million Americans will face a breakdown this summer.
- Make sure everyone in the car is wearing their safety belt. Car seats or booster seats should be properly installed and used.
- Vehicle Checklist
- Belts and hoses
- Cooling system and air conditioning
- Make sure your car is stocked with a spare tire, jack, water, flares, jumper cables, first aid kit, windshield washer fluid, and blankets.
- In the State of Connecticut it is against the law for the driver to operate a mobile device. Additionally, operating a motor vehicle while under the influence can not only get you a fined, but criminal charges as well.
If you are injured this summer while traveling, contact an experienced New Haven auto accident attorney. Whether you are a Connecticut resident or live out of state, our firm can help. The New Haven auto accident attorneys at The LoRicco Law Firm wish your family a safe summer road trip!