The following summaries are intended to provide quick summaries of some aspects of recent CT legal developments on accident and insurance issues.  Most of these matters were not handled by Jackson O'Keefe, LLP.  The summaries are provided as a news summary only.  The summaries are not comprehensive, and readers are referred to the primary sources for full details.  These summaries are not legal advice.  You should consult with an attorney with regard to your situation.

Category: Bicycle Accidents

MUNICIPAL LAW – Superior Court holds that §13a-149 is exclusive remedy for highway defect claim:

9/19/2017 | Matthew J. O'Keefe

The claim arose out of a bicycle accident that occurred when the plaintiff’s front tire became trapped in a catch basin grate.  The court rejects the claimant’s claim that General Statutes §52-557n(b)(8) allows a claim for reckless failure to inspect.  The court reasons that the statutory ...

Bicyclist Killed In Crash With Motorcycle

2013-09-27 | Philip R. Dunn

An 11-year-old boy was killed on September 26, 2013 in Enfield when he was struck by a motorcycle at about 7 pm. The motorcycle and the bicycle were traveling south on Broad Brook, approaching the intersection with Salerno Drive, when the collision occurred. The bicyclist was taken to Baystate Medical ...

November 20, 2013 Hamden bicycle versus school bus crash

2013-11-21 | Joseph M. Busher

The collision between a school bus and bicycle occurred on November 20, 2013, at about 7 am on Dixwell Avenue. There were reportedly no students on the school bus at the time. It has been reported that the bicyclist sustained minor injuries. Additional details are not available. If your child was seriously injured i ...

Latest News

More Articles

More Articles