Municipal Accidents

Connecticut and New York Wrongful Death and Personal Injury Lawyer

If you have been injured in a city, county, or state government building or facility, there are some important things you should know about filing a personal injury claim. In Connecticut and New York, government entities are held to a different standard of liability for personal injury and wrongful death claims. In addition, you will be required to file a Notice of Claim within a certain number of days of the injury, or you may forfeit your right to sue for damages.

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No attorney's fees unless you win money for your municipal accident claim

The personal injury law firm of Law Offices of Toby M. Schaffer, in Stamford, Connecticut, has successfully represented many people throughout the entire legal process in recovering damages after being injured in a municipal or premises liability accident. For more than twenty-five years, our firm has been recognized for our commitment to responsive and knowledgeable legal advice and representation. Attorney Toby Schaffer leads our municipal accidents injury department and will handle every part of your claim, from filing the initial Notice of Claim to thorough investigation, case preparation, and, if possible, negotiation of a full and fair settlement. In addition, she has the trial experience you can rely on if your case needs to go to trial.

You have a short time to file a Notice of Claim after a municipal accident

We can tell you if you have a claim against the city, county, or state for your injuries suffered in a municipal accident. Contact personal injury attorney, Toby Schaffer, right away.

We have helped people recover money for injuries resulting from the following accidents:

  • City sidewalk injuries
  • Government premise injuries
  • Public road way defects
  • Slip and fall accidents
  • Stairway injuries
  • Elevator and escalator accidents

Contact us to schedule a free consultation about your municipal accident.