Light Peeping? Stay Safe With These Tips.

November 30th, 2023

For many it’s an age old tradition, you hop in the car and you head out on an adventure to find the most stunning holiday lights displays in the area. Maybe you bring hot chocolate and listen to your favorite carols. It’s a joyous time, but if you’re not careful it could turn into a New Haven auto accident quite quickly. We would never want to throw cold water on to a tradition that has been years in the making, nor do we want to make light peeping seem dangerous or scary, because it is anything but that, however, you should be aware of the dangers and how to avoid them so you can enjoy a quiet night out and about. So take a few minutes to look over these tips that will help keep you discovering ever more extravagant light shows every night from now until the end of Read the full article…

The Steps You Should Take If A Vehicle Hits Your Home

November 28th, 2023

While it is far from the most common type of New Haven auto accident, a car hitting a home or business does happen from time to time. These types of accidents can be quite severe and can put the occupants of the home or business at great risk of injury and even death. Even though this type of accident is not particularly common, it is still something you should be aware of that can happen and be ready for it if it does happen. Preparation is the key to safety in this case. A family in nearby Milford found this out the hard way as at around 8p one night a few weeks ago their home was struck by a vehicle and pushed 12 inches off of its foundation. The driver of the vehicle had to be removed using the jaws of life and the family who was in the Read the full article…

Happy Thanksgiving From All Of Us At The Loricco Law Firm

November 24th, 2023

All year round we feel extremely blessed to be able to do what we love with the people we love in the city we love so it’s important for us to take a moment today to share our gratitude with you. If it wasn’t for you, we wouldn’t be in business and have served the city of New Haven for so many years. So, thank you for your continued support. Thanksgiving is a day to celebrate friends and family and enjoy visiting with people you may not get an opportunity to see all the time. It’s a day for delicious food and maybe even a little bit of football. It’s also a day to give thanks for the many blessings that we are afforded throughout the year and today we are giving thanks in so many ways. We also know that there are many folks throughout the city of New Read the full article…

Home For The Holidays: Parents Need To Check In On Their Young Adults To Keep Them Safe

November 22nd, 2023

It’s an age old ritual that dates back many years. Especially in the first year that a young adult goes off to college and then turns around and comes home over Thanksgiving break, it is important that they are provided appropriate guardrails when they return so they do not get into a situation where they are hurt as a result of a New Haven auto accident. How much supervision a young adult returning home from their first semester in college may need around the Thanksgiving weekend can be difficult to discern for parents who are trying to balance independence with keeping their loved one safe. It can be a difficult decision for those who are interested in a young adult’s safety, but it can also be an important decision that could save a life. The Wednesday before Thanksgiving is a big day for those returning from college back to their Read the full article…

Nearly 50 Million Travelers Will Head Out For Thanksgiving In A Car

November 21st, 2023

It’s that time of year again when our friends at AAA make a projection as to how many people will be traveling over the Thanksgiving holiday. This year the organization is projecting the third largest travel weekend since the year 2000 with over 55 million people planning to travel. Some travelers will be flying and others will be traveling in other ways, but the vast majority of travelers will be driving to their destination this year. AAA is projecting that 49.3 million people will be getting behind the wheel of their car and traveling to their Thanksgiving destination. With this much traffic on the roads it is not too much of a stretch to assume that safety may become an issue and additional New Haven auto accidents may be likely to occur. With one of the busiest Interstate highways in the country passing through the Elm City is more than Read the full article…

Four Pieces Of Equipment Your Bike Needs To Keep You Safe

November 17th, 2023

woman riding a bicycle on wet streets

There may be a chill in the air, but there is still plenty of time to ride your bike and enjoy the beauty of the fall leaves floating down from the trees above. Of course, this time of the year you need to pay particular attention to the road in front of you to avoid riding through piles of these leaves, especially wet ones, that could put you at risk of getting into a New Haven bicycle accident. Don’t let these leaves that are covering the ground deter you from enjoying a few more wonderful rides before the weather gets too cold. By now, hopefully you know that the most important piece of equipment you can buy for your bike rides is a helmet. While a helmet is not required by law for adults in the state of Connecticut, it most certainly is a strong recommendation by all bicycle safety Read the full article…