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November 2016 Archives

How do you get Social Security benefits after a brain injury?

Brain injuries can leave you with long-term consequences. After experiencing one in Connecticut, you may be eligible for Social Security disability benefits. When you apply for financial assistance, there are usually qualifications that you must meet in order to receive this compensation.

Driving safely on black ice

As winter weather progresses, many Connecticut drivers have to contend with snow-covered or icy roads. One hazard that drivers should be especially cautious of is black ice. It is important to know how to recognize it and what should be done when it is encountered.

Car accidents over Thanksgiving weekend

Many Connecticut residents spend Thanksgiving with their loved ones. Often, this includes travel on the nation’s highways. However, the danger of being in a car accident increases significantly over holiday weekends. Connecticut drivers need to be aware of this so that they can stay safe on the road.

How groups attempt to discredit the dangers of pit bulls

When some Connecticut residents think about dangerous types of dogs, the pit bull usually comes to mind. In a previous blog post, the aggression of this breed was examined. However, many groups still defend them and enumerate reasons why they should be tolerated. DogsBite.org lays out many of the common arguments that support pit bulls.