Category Archives: Bicycle Accident

Sports are NOT the Leading Cause of TBI in Teens Age 15 and Older

News outlets across the country reported this weekend that former NFL player, Aaron Hernandez, suffered from a severe case of Chronic Tramatic Encephalopathy (CTE)[1], which is brain degeneration caused by repeated head trauma.[2] The prevalence of traumatic brain injury (TBI) … Continue reading

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Why the Young & Healthy Need Health Insurance

November 1st marked the first day of open enrollment to sign up for health insurance if you do not receive it  on the federal insurance exchange at healthcare.gov.  The open enrollment period is shorter than in previous years: it closes … Continue reading

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Colorado Bike to Work Day is Tomorrow, June 28th

If you had not heard, tomorrow, June 28th, is Bike to Work Day.  We ask everyone to be extra vigilant on your commutes to and from work today because folks across the state will be ditching motorized transport in favor … Continue reading

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Pedestrian Injured In Hit & Run in NW Colorado Springs

Shortly before midnight yesterday, June 14th, a pedestrian on a skateboard was hit by a car traveling on 30th Street between Mesa Road and Garden of the Gods.  The pedestrian was ejected from his skate board and sustained serious injuries. … Continue reading

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National Bike to School Day

Be extra alert on your commutes to and from work today because May 10th is National Bike to School Day.  Students across the state will be ditching motorized transport in favor of riding their bicycles today. If your child is … Continue reading

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Bicyclist Fatality on Woodmen Road in Colorado Springs Earlier Today

A bicyclist was pronounced dead at the scene after she collided with a car in the westbound lanes of Woodmen Road in Colorado Springs this afternoon around 2:30 p.m. The cyclist was out riding with her husband when she attempted … Continue reading

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2016 was the Deadliest Year for Car Crashes in Nearly a Decade

Fatalities caused by car crashes last year were estimated to be the highest in our nation since 2007, according to preliminary data released by the National Safety Council[1] earlier this week. The preliminary data indicates that death tolls from car … Continue reading

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Children Hit by Car on Their Way to School

DRIVE LIKE YOUR KIDS LIVE HERE.  I see this sign every morning on my way to the office and it’s a great reminder to drivers to take it slow and be alert when driving through residential areas.  It’s especially important … Continue reading

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The Not-So-Independent Medical Examination (Part 3 of 3)

Now that we have demystified the IME, here are some important rules to bear in mind for your examination: 1.  Be neatly groomed and dressed Obviously, do what you can given your existing physical limitations, but know that your physical … Continue reading

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The Not-So-Independent Medical Examination (Part 2 of 3)

We’ve already explained why the term “Independent Medical Examination,” also referred to as an “IME,” is really a misnomer.  If you are involved in a lawsuit as a result of someone else’s negligence or are trying to recover benefits for … Continue reading

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