INJURED PASSENGERS' RIGHTS

Injured Passengers' Rights


Injured as a Passenger? Understand Your Rights

If you have been injured in a car accident as a passenger, you have enough on your mind as you try to heal and get back to normal. Sadly, you may find yourself subjected to exorbitant expenses, including medical bills and lost income.

The attorneys at Carter Mario Law Firm know the difficulty you are facing and want to help.

If you have been injured in a car accident, trust Carter Mario Law Firm to help. Contact our team today at (203) 806-9256 to schedule your free, no-obligation consultation.

How Can You Protect Your Rights?

If you have been injured in a car accident as a passenger, we suggest you take the following steps to help ensure your rights remain secure:

  • Seek Medical Help Immediately: If you have been in a car accident, it is important you get examined by a doctor immediately. It can take time for certain injuries to surface. Make sure you see your doctor and follow their instructions.
  • Obtain a Copy of the Police Report: If a police officer was present at the scene of your accident, they should have filed an accident report with their department. You are entitled to obtain a copy of this report from the local police.
  • Retain a Lawyer: An experienced personal injury attorney can help protect your rights and guide you through an accident-related injury claim process. Their guidance can help you obtain the compensation you need in order to move forward.

Call (203) 806-9256 to find out what Carter Mario Law Firm can do for you. Get Carter! Guaranteed Tough! Guaranteed Fast!

CLIENT VICTORIES

We've Recovered Hundreds of Millions for Clients Throughout Connecticut
  • Head-On Collision $2,500,000

    The defendant crossed the center median between the northbound and southbound sides of the interstate and struck our client’s vehicle head-on.

  • Illegal Left-Hand Turn $2,400,000

    An SUV driver made an illegal left-hand turn at a T-intersection in a residential neighborhood and crashed into our client while operating his motorcycle in the middle of the intersection.

  • Pedestrian Accident $2,400,000

    Our client was a pedestrian that was struck by a car. This accident caused a severe injury that resulted in leg amputation.

  • Head-On Collision $2,300,000

    Our client was a passenger in a vehicle that crossed into the path of a school bus and struck it head-on, which resulted in our client’s death.

  • Low-Impact Sideswipe $2,050,000

    Our client was sideswiped on the highway and later developed failed back syndrome, leaving him unable to work and suffering from chronic pain.

  • Pedestrian Accident $1,500,000

    Our client was assisting a fellow motorist whose car had broken down on the side of the highway when another driver lost control of his vehicle and struck the disabled car and our client.

  • Scooter Accident $1,250,000

    Our client was operating a scooter when he was struck after the defendant attempted to make a left-hand turn.

  • Motorcycle Crash $1,250,000

    Our client was operating his motorcycle when he was violently struck by an SUV, ejected off of his motorcycle, and flung over the defendant’s vehicle.

  • Bus Collision $1,250,000

    Our client was driving a city bus when the other party ran a red light and collided with the bus.

  • Single Vehicle Accident $1,050,000

    Our client was a passenger in a vehicle that drove over a patch of ice and spun out. The driver veered left and hit the gas pedal, which caused the vehicle to hit a pole head-on and tore the car into two pieces.

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WHY CHOOSE CARTER MARIO LAW FIRM?

  • Experience on Your Side

    We have been fighting for personal injury victims throughout Connecticut for more than three decades, and we're just getting started. 

  • Hundreds of Millions of Dollars Recovered

    We have secured countless victories on behalf of injured clients throughout the state of Connecticut since 1989.

  • Committed to Our Community

    We are dedicated to serving our community inside and outside of the courtroom, and even run a statewide outreach initiative to give back.

  • A Team That Puts You First

    At Carter Mario Law Firm, our clients are our number one priority. This is why we provide every client with 24/7 access to the legal team working on their case.

CLIENT TESTIMONIALS

Real Stories from Real People
  • Client
    Such a great experience.

    “I had such a great experience with Carter Mario Law Firm. Everyone was amazing, helpful and comforting during this stressful time.”

    - Michelle P.
  • Client
    It felt really good to have someone.

    “My son suffered an injury after being hurt in a car accident, and it felt really good to have someone fighting for the person you love.”

    - Alex M.
  • Client
    Took so much stress off of me.

    “When I had my work-related injury, Carter Mario took on the workers’ comp insurance company that tried to belittle me and dealt with them, which took so much stress off of me. Thank you so much.”

    - Ruth H.
  • Client
    The team has helped me incredibly.

    “Excellent client services and professional. The team has helped me incredibly throughout the aftermath of an accident from day one.”

    - Jeremy G.
  • Client
    Tough and fearless.

    “Look no further, you have found the best personal injury law firm in Connecticut. Tough and fearless, and I cannot think of anyone better to represent me.”

    - Phillip Y.
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