Category Archives: Motorcycle 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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Another Springs Motorcyclist Succumbs to Injuries After Crash With No Helmet

Shortly after 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, Colorado Springs Police responded to the scene of a crash between an SUV and a motorcycle.  Upon their arrival, officers discovered that the motorcyclist, who was not wearing a helmet in the crash, had … Continue reading

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Motorcycle Fatalty in Colorado Springs This Week

A motorcyclist was killed after he was involved in a crash with a pick-up truck at the intersection of Dublin Boulevard and Tutt Boulevard in Colorado Springs during the morning commute on July 11, 2017.  Colorado Springs now has 16 … Continue reading

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Colorado Lawmakers May Increase Penalty for Texting While Driving

A bill that would increase the penalty for texting while driving in Colorado has passed the state senate and is now moving on to the house.  The law would increase the penalties from a fine of $50 to $300 and … Continue reading

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Left-Turn Motorcycle Versus Car Crash at Jetwing & Chelton

This evening, just before 7:00 p.m., Colorado Springs Police Officers responded to the scene of a crash at the intersection of Jetwing Drive and Chelton Road involving a motorcycle/car collision.  Multiple people were injured in the crash and police closed … Continue reading

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Motorcyclist Suffers Life Threatening Injuries After Colorado Springs Crash

A motorcyclist was hospitalized at Memorial Hospital with life threatening injuries after crashing into an SUV during rush hour at E. Pikes Peak Avenue and Institute Street in Colorado Springs yesterday. The motorcycle driver appeared NOT to have been at … 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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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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