You can probably imagine how the law of negligence applies in truck and car crash cases in Norwich, Connecticut, and other Southeastern, Connecticut towns. The most basic rules of the road come from the principles of negligence applied to the task of driving a truck or car. Here are some examples of rules based on the principles of negligence.
You must pay attention where you are going.
You must keep your eyes on the road.
You must keep your car under reasonable and proper control.
You must drive at a reasonable speed.
These are applications of the principle of negligence: You must act reasonably under the circumstances.
Therefore, if you want examine a particular case and the conduct of the defendant you should ask--what did the defendant do that was no reasonable.
If you or anyone you know is seriously injured by in a car accident in New London, Connecticut contact the car accident lawyers at The Bartinik Law Firm, PC., 100 Fort Hill Road, Groton, CT., 860 445 8521 or toll free at 888 717 4211.