‘Move Over’ To Avoid A Connecticut Auto Accident

Sunday, July 5th, 2020 by | Posted In: Personal Injury

All Connecticut motorists (and even those who are just passing through) have traveled along the road and have seen emergency vehicles helping others. Recently, a driver lost control of their vehicle and a tow truck worker was killed on the side of the Merritt Parkway. Did you know that it is mandatory that you move over?

In 2009 the law went into effect and requires the following:

Not only does this law keep you safe as the motorist, but it keeps police officers, firefighters, EMS workers, and tow truck drivers free from workers’ compensation injuries and claims. If you or a loved one were injured, including death, because a motorist failed to move over while you were on the side of the road, call our office immediately. 

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