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Frequently Asked Questions: Colorado Class Action Lawsuits

What is a Class Action Lawsuit?A class action lawsuit is one in which a group of people with the same or similar injuries sues a defendant as a group. Each group member is then eligible to receive a portion of the total compensation (if any) from the outcome of the case. This has several advantages […]

What if I’m Injured in a Pedestrian Accident in Colorado?

Every year, thousands of people die in pedestrian accidents, and tens of thousands are injured. Pedestrian accidents can be accidents in which a pedestrian is killed or injured by a vehicle or non-vehicular: the result of poor property maintenance, sidewalk or parking lot defects, or construction or other debris. Pedestrians injured as a result of […]

What to Do if Involved in a Colorado Motorcycle Accident

Statistics show that motorcyclists are about 26 times more likely to die in auto injury accident, and 5 times more likely to be seriously injured. Motorcycles lack crashworthiness and substantial barriers for occupant protection, and are much lighter and much less stable than a typical automobile. Due to the much greater potential for death or […]

What if I’ve been Injured by Medical Malpractice?

Medical malpractice occurs when a health care provider, typically a doctor, a hospital, or a pharmacist deviates, by act or omission, from accepted standards of care in the medical field, and it results in the injury or death of a patient. In Colorado, an injured patient is eligible to receive compensation if he can establish […]

Commercial Truck Accidents: What you Need to Know

An automobile accident involving a commercial truck, such an 18-wheeler, and a passenger vehicle can be much, much worse than a typical auto accident. A fully loaded semi truck can weigh 80,000 lbs. The average passenger vehicle weighs about 3,000 pounds. The basic laws of physics say that an accident between two vehicles with such […]

Checklist: Personal Injury Damages

If you’ve suffered a personal injury, you know that the impact on you and your family can be far-reaching and devastating. Medical bills, loss of wages, pain and suffering, permanent disabilities and disfigurement, and emotional damages are only a few of the ways an injury can affect your life. However, many people are unaware of […]

What is Product Liability?

Product Liability is the legal responsibility of product manufacturers, distributors, retailers and others who make defective products to compensate for any damages that they have caused. If one of these defective products results in a personal injury or causes other damages to a consumer, the consumer (or consumers working together in a class action law […]

Injured? What Information will your personal injury attorney need?

If you’ve suffered an injury in a car, motorcycle, bike or pedestrian accident or were injured at work, obtaining legal representation is very important due to the complexity of the issues involved, the likelihood that the responsible party will refuse to accept liability, and the difficulties in obtaining medical care before legal liability has been […]

Workplace Injuries in Colorado: What You Need to Know.

If you are a Colorado resident and were injured on the job, there are a few important things to do as you begin the recovery process. The following is a brief summary of the initial steps you need to take, in addition to some answers to the more commonly asked workplace injury questions. If you […]

Car, bike, motorcycle, bus or truck accident: a step-by-step guide

Colorado state law requires that ALL motor vehicle accidents be reported immediately to the proper law enforcement authorities (42-4-1606 CRS). A traffic accident is defined as unintentional damage or injury caused by the movement of a vehicle or its load. What to do if you’re in an auto accident: 1. move the accident out of […]