Available 24/7

Seven Days A Week

720.372.2824

Call Us For A Free Consultation

Facebook

Twitter

LinkedIn

FDAzar > Personal Injury (Page 7)

EPA In Hot Water After 3 Million Gallons of Toxic Mine Waste Spills into Animas River

On August 5th a crew working for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) at an abandoned mine in Colorado caused 3 million gallons of toxic remnants to spill into the Animas River. Originally thought to be 1 million gallons of waste containing heavy metals was recently revised to 3 times the initial estimate. Residents living all along the Animas River rely heavily on the river as a water supply and are seriously worried. EPA’s stated goal was to enter the Gold King Mine in Southern Colorado and extract contaminated water for treatment. However, due to the large equipment being used during the...

Continue reading

Preparing For An Auto Accident – What You Can Do

Life hands us a multitude of stressful situations and, if we are not prepared, the way we react (or don’t react) can have dire consequences. Being in an auto accident is one of the many situations where we can find ourselves extremely stressed out in an instant. Once in an accident it is very important to keep your wits about you while maintaining a calm and collected frame of mind. The following are ways you can prepare yourself, so when the time comes you are capable of doing exactly what you need to do to ensure you can calmly handle the...

Continue reading

10 Common Misconceptions of a Personal Injury Claim

What You Need To Know If You Find Yourself In The Midst Of A Personal Injury Claim Personal injuries after a major car accident can easily leave injured parties with accumulating medical expenses at a time when they might also be dealing with a decrease in earnings as a result of their injuries. Yet sadly, many individuals are dissuaded from getting legal representation and pursuing an injury lawsuit because of common misconceptions concerning the personal injury claims procedure. This article is intended to set the record straight regarding such misconceptions and motivate anyone to talk about your claim with us...

Continue reading

Texting and Distracted Driving Kills and Injures More than Drunk Driving

In the age of accessibility, we need to educate our young, and even our old, the danger of distracted driving Texting and driving takes many people's lives on a daily basis. Unfortunately, this act of distracted driving is certainly not restricted to motor vehicles. Recently, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) published a finding showing that texting by the pilot of a medical helicopter caused a collision which killed four individuals in Missouri. The NTSB states that distractions from digital gadgets, such as cell phones, tablets, etc. are definitely a rising variable in occurrences across many forms of transport-- airplanes, locomotives, automobiles,...

Continue reading

Denver Personal Injury Attorney Explains Your Rights as a Victim of a DUI Accident

Throughout a DUI wreck lawsuit, injured party settlement may possibly be based upon a lot of varied things. As an example, 23-year-old Cole Jolley of Texas has been trying his whole life so as to recover from a brain impairment he sustained as a newborn when his family's vehicle was struck by an intoxicated motorist, as Dallas' WFAA-TV recently stated. The potential of a lifetime disability is simply one of countless variables courts might make use of to weigh payment with regard to DUI collision sufferers. On this page are five of the most standard aspects: 1. The DUI Driver's Degree of Negligence Whenever...

Continue reading

15 Tips to Stay Safe While Hiking the Rockies

Rocky Mountain Hiking Safety Tips

The Colorado Mountains are always fun, but if you are not prepared can be extremely dangerous, even deadly. Please review the following tips to ensure safety on your next hike. The following are certainly a few factors to consider for your next hike: 1. Warm-up prior to beginning the trip We can not emphasize just how essential stretching out just before a hike truly is. Stretching boosts the heart rate, temperature, and blood circulation to your muscles. Furthermore, stretching improves the body's flexibility and reduces possibility of injury. 2. Begin the hike off gradually Once more, it is important to warm up your...

Continue reading

10 Safety Tips from a Denver Motorcycle Accident Attorney

Riding a motorcycle can be an awesome experience, but can also be dangerous. Please take a moment to read through our safety tips from our Denver Motorcycle Accident Attorneys Being aware of your surrounding can save your life, and this is very relevant when riding a motorcycle. Being aware of yourself while on the road is extremely important no matter what type of vehicle you are driving. It is increasingly important when you drive a motorcycle. Often times people are not watching out for you, or you are caught in their blind spot, so you must be more aware of your...

Continue reading

Catastrophic Injuries – Traumatic Brain Injury and Military Personnel

A recent statistic has been released that an average of 22 military veterans commit suicide each day in the United States. This is a very serious issue, and a JAMA Psychiatry study that was published on May 15, 2013 has revealed that there may be a link to veterans who suffered multiple traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) are more likely to commit suicide than the general population. Incurring several TBIs is a reality for combat veterans, and up until now no one was sure whether or not that contributed to the increased likelihood of suicide. Click here to read the entire article via...

Continue reading

DUI Accidents & Denver Sobriety Court

When it comes to a DUI, Frank Azar will aggresively represents the victims who have been injured in an accident. In an ideal world, people would have enough sense to not get in their cars after drinking, but in reality it happens all the time, and very commonly results in a DUI accident, where an innocent bystander is injured or killed. Denver's court system has implemented a new idea for reducing the number of DUI's, and subsequently DUI Accidents in Denver. Sobriety court is an opt-in option for repeat offenders. They can choose sobriety court, rather than jail time. DUI...

Continue reading

Nine Car Crash on Northbound I-225 Near Parker Road

If you commute to work via I-225 northbound, driving will be very slow this morning. A nine-car auto accident occurred just before 7:00 am, and has taken the interstate down to one lane. One car is leaking fuel onto the interstate, which is what has authorities concerned the most. If you take this route to work it is highly recommended you find an alternate route as the cleanup continues. If you or someone you care about has suffered an injury or been killed as the result of an accident, call a personal injury attorney at Franklin D. Azar & Associates Law...

Continue reading