Category Archives: LEGAL BLOG

What Drove the Increase in Colorado Auto Insurance Premiums in 2017

On average, Colorado drivers saw auto premiums increase in 2017 by as much as 15% and while your own personal driving record has a lot to do with your rates, the statewide trend is attributable to factors[1] beyond your control … Continue reading

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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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How Insurers May Try to Take Advantage of Veterans with Car Crash Injury Claims in Colorado

On this Veteran’s Day, we would like to thank all our Veterans and their families for their service and sacrifice.  Last year on Veteran’s Day, we blogged about the special types of damages Veterans may incur when they are hurt … Continue reading

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Cold Accident Reporting Season Is Back! When Should You Call Police?

Colorado Springs got a dusting of snow overnight and Police announced that the Department was on Accident Alert status as of 8:40 p.m. last night.  The alert status was lifted this morning, but as we head into the winter months, … 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 Springs Traffic Crash Reports

Periodically, we will blog about local traffic crashes and many folks wonder why we blog about them and how we choose which crashes to discuss.  First, there are many more traffic crashes in the Colorado Springs metro area than those … Continue reading

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School Zone Safety Rules

  This past week we have been blogging about safety rules to keep in mind now that school is back in session in and around Colorado Springs.  Today we address school zone safety rules for drivers: in addition to school … Continue reading

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School Bus Safety Rules for Drivers

Schools in and around Colorado Springs have begun the 2017/2018 school year in recent days.  D-20 went back on Monday, August 14th, while D-11 and D-12 went back to school on Thursday, August 17th.  We are taking this opportunity to … Continue reading

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School Bus Safety Rules for Students

There are 14 school districts in and around Colorado Springs, many of which began the 2017/2018 school year in the last week.  D-20 went back on Monday, August 14th, while D-11 and D-12 went back to school on Thursday, August … Continue reading

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Eclipse Monday – Avoid Hazards On The Road

A rare solar eclipse will be visible from Colorado Springs on Monday, August 21, 2017 from 10:23 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. with maximum eclipse at 11:47 a.m.  We remind our friends and neighbors to be aware of others on the … Continue reading

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