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How to Protect Yourself From Drunk Drivers on the Fourth of July

By mintzdev | April 19, 2022

As a driver, you may take every precaution, be an excellent driver, and do everything you can to avoid getting in an accident. Unfortunately, not all drivers are that cautious or safe. Most drunk driving accidents involve the drunk driver and a sober driver who is caught off guard. Every time you get behind the…

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It’s Distracted Driving Awareness Month: Here are 6 Tips for Keeping Your Eyes on the Road

By mintzdev | April 14, 2022

Distracted driving is one of the leading causes of motor vehicle accidents. While many people think of distracted driving as being on the phone while driving, distracted driving can take many forms. From watching a video (even while in traffic) to children in the back seat, various responsibilities and activities can take our attention off…

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How the “Idaho Stop” Bill Benefits Colorado Cyclists 

By mintzdev | April 12, 2022

Cyclists are at increased risk of severe injury when involved in accidents with vehicles, other cyclists, and pedestrians. While the appropriate gear can go a long way to help prevent injury in minor fender benders, a more serious accident can cause cyclists a lot of physical, emotional, and financial damage. Fortunately, through Colorado’s personal injury…

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What Are “Miss and Run” Accidents in Colorado?

By mintzdev | April 7, 2022

Nearly everyone is familiar with a hit-and-run, even if they haven’t experienced such an accident themselves. It’s a frustrating incident that makes getting compensation even more complicated than it already is because the other driver left the scene, making it challenging to track them down to hold them liable. While hit-and-runs are complicated accidents, another…

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Little Known Colorado Traffic Laws and How They Can Impact a Car Accident Claim

By mintzdev | April 5, 2022

Most Colorado drivers know traffic laws about speeding, running stops signs, and other common traffic laws. However, there are some relatively obscure traffic laws that they may not be aware of and could potentially be breaking the law without intent. Unfortunately, ignorance of the law does not qualify as a defense and can negatively impact…

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How to Prove Driver Negligence in a Colorado Accident  

By mintzdev | April 1, 2022

If you’re involved in an accident caused by another person’s reckless or thoughtless actions, you can recover monetary compensation through a Colorado personal injury lawsuit or insurance claim. However, the right to file doesn’t mean you will automatically receive compensation. Before receiving compensation, you must first prove that the other party was negligent.  What Is…

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10 Dangerous Habits of Aggressive Drivers in Colorado

By mintzdev | March 22, 2022

Many drivers in Colorado can recall when they have encountered aggressive driving behaviors on the road. Whether this driver failed to yield or rode around recklessly with no regard for the safety of others, driving aggressively is very dangerous and often leads to trouble on the road. Colorado troopers responded to 268 fatal crashes on…

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Why Nurses Should Seek Representation for Workplace Injuries

By mintzdev | March 17, 2022

Nursing is one of the largest professions in the United States healthcare industry. There are over 3.8 million registered nurses in the US, and that number is expected to increase significantly in the coming years. Nurses play a significant role in the medical field, as they help patients and work as caregivers for many different…

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What Are Colorado’s Seatbelt Laws?

By mintzdev | March 15, 2022

Seatbelts are essential for protecting passengers from injuries in an accident, and Colorado requires all drivers, front-seat passengers, and children to utilize them. However, seatbelts do not entirely protect a driver or passenger from harm. If you have suffered injuries from an accident where another driver is at fault, you may still recover compensation for…

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Who Is Liable for a 3-Way Car Crash in Colorado?

By mintzdev | March 8, 2022

A 3-way car crash can be scary and stressful for anyone involved. When a multi-car collision occurs, it may be tricky to prove who is at fault and what factors are used to determine who is responsible for the crash. Whether you were rear-ended or stuck in a chain-reaction collision, a Colorado car accident lawyer…

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