Category Archives: LEGAL BLOG

Your Claims History is no Secret to the Insurance Company

Part of nearly every Personal Injury lawyer’s intake interview involves questions about past claims made by a prospective client.  Many people wonder why this line of inquiry is relevant, especially when a previous claim was made many years ago or … Continue reading

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Hit & Run Driver Arrested in Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs Police arrested the man suspected of fleeing the scene of a serious car accident which left seven people injured over the weekend.    In the early morning hours yesterday, January 15, 2017, a man driving a dark colored … 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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The Not-So-Independent Medical Examination (Part 1 of 3)

In a Personal Injury case, the Plaintiff must prove, among other things, that she was injured and that the Defendant’s actions caused her injuries.  To do this, a Plaintiff will rely on her own treating physicians to testify about the … Continue reading

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New Year Resolutions: Consider Consequences of Thrift in Buying Insurance

Something about the New Year inspires millions of people to resolve to make positive change in their lives.  Among the most popular resolutions year after year is the aspiration to Save More and Spend Less.  We have seen several internet articles … Continue reading

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Celebrate the New Year Safely

New Year’s Day is the most dangerous day of the year for alcohol-related crash fatalities.  Come up with a plan ahead of time to keep yourself, your friends, and your family safe this coming holiday. Out and About? Before you … Continue reading

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Motorcyclist Succumbs to Head Injury After Colorado Springs Crash

News outlets across the city announced this afternoon that a motorcyclist involved in a crash last week has died at a local hospital after succumbing to complications from his head injury.    Colorado Springs Police identified speed as a factor in … Continue reading

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Before Your Child Takes Her New Bike For A Spin

Did your child receive a new bicycle as a gift this holiday season?  While learning to balance on two wheels is fundamental, there’s a lot more your child needs to know before she can safely ride on your neighborhood streets. … Continue reading

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