Category Archives: Dealing With The Insurance Company

Pedestrians Hit by Van at Dublin & Academy in Colorado Springs

Two pedestrians were injured on Monday night when they were struck by a van as they attempted to cross N. Academy Boulevard at Dublin around 9:45 p.m.  After conducting an investigation, police determined that the pedestrians were in a crosswalk, … Continue reading

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What Happens When An Unlicensed Driver Hits Your Car?

On June 15th, CSPD responded to an auto versus pedestrian accident which took place at the 2500 Block of E. Las Vegas Street where a westbound vehicle struck and injured a pedestrian walking in the roadway.  We thought this was … Continue reading

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Whose Insurance Pays After a Crash?

Many folks assume that if they are involved in a car crash and police give the other driver a ticket, the other driver’s insurance must pay for their vehicle damage.  Unfortunately, this misconception is perpetuated by insurance agents who simply … Continue reading

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Unlicensed Teen Driver Seriously Injures Man in King Soopers Parking Lot

This evening, Colorado Springs Police responded to a crash which occurred in the parking lot of the King Soopers located at Austin Bluffs and North Academy when an unlicensed teen driver lost control of a vehicle and pinned a man’s … Continue reading

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Documenting Lost Wages in a Personal Injury Claim

If you were hurt as the result of someone else’s negligence, part of your claim may include lost wages or income.  In order to recover that element of damages, it is important to obtain proper documentation, including your doctor’s orders … Continue reading

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Insurance Industry Jargon Demystified

Adjusters and Insurance Professionals tend to use a lot of jargon when speaking to their insureds and claimants which can lead to miscommunication and confusion for laypeople who understandably aren’t familiar with industry vocabulary.  (Lawyers are guilty of this too). … Continue reading

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How Long Should It Take to Settle a Personal Injury Claim?

Some injury victims have pre-existing expectations about how long it should take for their lawyer to resolve a personal injury claim.  These expectations may be based on a victim’s own past experience(s) or based on anecdotes from friends or family … Continue reading

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Do You Need Legal Representation for a Small Car Accident?

After a small car accident, you may be wondering whether you need legal representation.  There are a number of factors to consider in reaching this conclusion. These factors include injuries involved, liability contests, medical needs, and the extent of damages. … Continue reading

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Common Mistakes Made by Personal Injury Victims

Unfortunately, many unwary Personal Injury victims make mistakes regarding their medical care which irreparably damage their cases and make it difficult or impossible to obtain full compensation for their injury claims.  Knowing about these pitfalls ahead of time will help … Continue reading

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What Jurors Won’t Hear About Your Case: Settlement Attempts

The law and rules of evidence prohibit juries from hearing about certain issues and facts in Personal Injury cases.  The omission of these issues and facts can lead to juror speculation about the missing information, which can in turn lead … Continue reading

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