Avoid a Connecticut Auto Accident – Keep the Family Safe on Your Summer Road Trip
Connecticut schools will be dismissing in the coming weeks and many families will be hitting the road to start a summer vacation. Before your family heads out, take a few moments upfront to take prevention and planning measures. It may prevent a breakdown, or worse, a Connecticut auto accident.
1. Vehicle Checklist
- Cooling & air conditioning
- Belts and hoses
2. Keeping the Family Safe – Make sure everyone in the car is wearing their safety belt. Car seats or booster seats should be properly installed and used.
3. Avoid Bad Driving Behaviors – 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 fetch you a fine, but criminal charges as well.
4. Keep an Emergency Roadside Kit – Make sure your car is stocked with a spare tire, jack, water, flares, jumper cables, first aid kit, windshield washer fluid, and blankets.If you are in a Connecticut auto accident, you might be able to handle your case alone. The attorneys at McEnery Price Messey & Sullivan wish your family a safe and fun road trip!