Mintz Law Firm Blog

Who May Be Liable in a Colorado Rideshare Accident?

By mintzdev | July 28, 2022

Companies such as Uber and Lyft offer popular apps to help people catch a ride or find a driver nearby to help them reach their destination. While these services offer many benefits, especially in busy cities, choosing ridesharing doesn’t eliminate the risks of getting into a car accident. Unfortunately, many people have been in a…

Read More

Are Colorado Medical Malpractice Damages Capped?

By mintzdev | July 26, 2022

Healthcare professionals are often trusted in doctor’s offices, hospitals, and other facilities. Doctors, nurses, and other essential medical personnel help patients with proper treatment and medicine. On the contrary, medical errors and preventable mistakes lead patients to suffer injuries and varying damages. When malpractice cases arise, it can be very challenging for patients to cope…

Read More

5 Resources for Finding a Quality Colorado Nursing Home

By mintzdev | July 19, 2022

Trusting a nursing home facility with the care of a family member is a challenge many families face in Colorado. Reports of elder abuse over the years have proven the severe and unfortunate effects of physical, mental, financial, and sexual abuse. Neglecting elders, especially in nursing home care, causes varying hardships in mental, physical, and…

Read More

Understanding Colorado’s Nursing Home Safety Violations

By mintzdev | July 12, 2022

When you entrust a nursing home with the care and keeping of a loved one, that nursing home has a duty to meet your expectations. Any nursing home that refuses reasonable care can be held in violation of Colorado’s nursing home safety standards. If you want to take action against a nursing home, however, you…

Read More

Common Types of Motorcycle Accident Injuries

By mintzdev | July 7, 2022

Motorcycles have long been synonymous with freedom throughout the United States. There’s an inherent risk that comes along with riding a motorcycle, though, even if you’re as safe as you can be while you’re on the road. You need to be aware of some of the most common motorcycle accidents you might fall victim to…

Read More

Is Nursing Home Neglect Medical Malpractice?

By mintzdev | July 5, 2022

Nursing home residents often require medical attention to remain comfortable. Some nursing homes fail to provide their residents with consistent attention, though, let alone the medical care they need to overcome infections, pain, and discomfort. Where is the line, however, between nursing home neglect and nursing home malpractice? Unsurprisingly, there is some overlap between the…

Read More

How to Protect Yourself From Colorado Dog Attacks

By mintzdev | June 21, 2022

Dogs make great life companions. They’re known for being excellent service animals. Most of the time, dogs are wonderful. They’re cute and cuddly and can bring a lot of joy to someone’s life. However, sometimes for one reason or another, they can become aggressive, which can lead to severe injuries. Unfortunately, because of the strength…

Read More

What Is the Duty of Care in Colorado Injury Claims?

By mintzdev | June 16, 2022

People can file a personal injury insurance claim when they suffer physical, emotional, or financial harm because of someone else’s negligence. Most personal injury claims are built on the idea of negligence. The concept is built on the idea that someone’s behavior was the direct or proximate cause of the person’s injury and other related…

Read More

Colorado Ranks as the 5th Worst State for Drivers in the Nation

By mintzdev | June 14, 2022

According to a report done by Bankrate.com in 2021, Colorado ranks among the top five worst states for drivers. The Brankrate.com report considered gas prices, insurance cost, driving quality, safety, and weather. Colorado ranked among the top worst states for drivers due to high auto insurance costs and gas prices. Furthermore, the report also states…

Read More

How Long Do I Have to File a Denver Personal Injury Claim (Statute of Limitations)?

By mintzdev | June 10, 2022

Statutes of limitations are the allotted time from the date of an accident or incident that injured individuals have to initiate civil law legal proceedings. In Colorado, for personal injury claims, the circumstance of your injury determines the amount of time you have to file a claim. For instance, medical malpractice personal injury claims versus…

Read More