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Is a seat belt worth the use?

Many people have differing views on whether to wear a seat belt while inside a vehicle. However, you certainly know that a seat belt can offer protection in the event that a car accident takes place. As a driver, you may need to remind your passengers to buckle up to ensure that they remain as safe as possible while you travel together.

Are you fully certain you are fully insured?

There are so many options available nowadays with regard to automobile insurance, it can be difficult to choose what is most viable in a particular situation. If you're like many other Colorado motorists, you may change your policy from time to time, according to finances, lifestyle or circumstances. Some people make the mistake of thinking they are fully insured when they're not; others fail to realize the importance of full coverage, settling for minimum requirement insurance instead.

The 411 on traumatic brain injuries

After suffering some type of blow to the head in an accident here in Colorado, your doctor told you that you suffered a traumatic brain injury. Your doctor may have been so busy trying to devise a treatment plan for you that he or she failed to provide you with some basic information regarding the diagnosis.

Do you deserve recompense for emotional duress after an accident?

A car accident can be traumatic. From the physical injuries to the damage to your personal property, it can be very difficult to pick up the pieces and move on after a serious collision. You may find that you are also dealing with other types of trauma that are unseen. Emotional and mental duress often follow a traumatic experience, yet people often fail to consider this type of damage when pursuing a civil claim.

How to move on after a rear-end accident

Any type of car accident has the potential to cause significant damage and various types of injuries. If you were hurt in a rear-end accident in Colorado, you have experienced first-hand how scary and serious these types of low-speed impacts can be. While a rear-end accident may not seem like a major car accident, it can still have a major impact on your life.

Contributory negligence: What it is and how it affects a PI claim

In Colorado and all states, if you are injured due to another person's negligence, you can seek justice by filing a personal injury claim in a civil court. This type of claim allows you to request compensation for any and all damages associated with the incident that caused your injury. For instance, if you underwent surgery and the surgeon commits an error that results in your worsened condition, you may request monetary recovery for your losses, which might include additional medical expenses, lost wages or other costs.

Don't miss your shot at compensation after a hunting accident

Do you enjoy hunting like many others who live here in Colorado? Whether you hunt to bond with family or enjoy time with friends, the goal remains the same: to have a good time, bag some game and get home safely. Most of the time, you make it home unscathed, but this time, you suffered serious injuries due to another hunter's negligence.

How safe are Colorado's ski slopes?

Colorado's numerous ski resorts provide millions to the state economy every day of the season. And though helmets are more common than they used to be, the fact injuries and deaths still happen in our winter wonderlands. But finding out just which trail, resort, or even time of year results in the greatest number of injured skiers can be near impossible to determine.  Why is that?

Is a full-coverage auto insurance policy all that's needed?

When you bought your new car, as a resident of Colorado you had to purchase auto insurance. Regulations require that all policies meet minimum levels of coverage, but those minimums don't protect you completely. They only pay the other driver for auto repair and medical costs when you are determined to be at-fault.

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