Mintz Law Firm Blog

Can Assumption of Risk Impact My Workplace Injury Claim?

By mintzdev | September 6, 2022

For many workers injured on the job, varying challenges stem from the injuries one endures. With workers’ compensation benefits, many find the help to pay for the necessary medical care and treatment of work-related injuries or illnesses. Injured employees or workers find difficulty in obtaining rightful workers’ compensation benefits because of liability and fault. You…

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Going to See the Fall Foliage? Drive Safe With These 3 Tips

By mintzdev | September 2, 2022

Autumn can provide some of the most incredible scenic driving experiences. The cool weather and stunning foliage make an incredible combination for anyone on the road. Furthermore, the arrival of fall is followed by the excitement of the holiday season. There are many benefits to the arrival of fall, but the season also brings potential…

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Should I Cash My Insurance Check?

By mintzdev | September 1, 2022

Throughout an injury claim case, an injured individual is understandably eager to reach a just settlement that alleviates their financial hardships and resolves the case. While a settlement helps many people recover, not every offer from an insurance company is adequately valued. Insurance adjusters evaluate a case, investigate a claim, and attempt to lessen the…

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Why Colorado Drivers Need Uninsured Motorist (UM) Coverage

By mintzdev | August 23, 2022

As of 2019, the number of uninsured motorists in Colorado was 16.3% of all drivers. This means that if you are involved in a car accident, there is a 16% chance that the at-fault driver is uninsured or doesn’t carry liability insurance. In such a situation, the at-fault driver’s insurance would have been the primary…

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Who Pays When Another Driver Is in a Crash With Your Car?

By mintzdev | August 18, 2022

It is pretty straightforward that when you cause an accident with your car, your car insurance will often pay for the damages involved. However, you may wonder what happens when the person driving your car isn’t you when an accident occurs. Will the fact that you weren’t behind the wheel prevent you from making a…

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Can More Than One Party Be Liable in a Sideswipe Accident in Colorado?

By mintzdev | August 16, 2022

Sideswipe accidents are among the most commonly occurring accidents in Colorado. And just like any other accidents, sideswipe collisions are terrifying and financially draining. This makes knowing the party at fault a critical step in streamlining the processes and legal procedures that follow. Technically, the party responsible is deemed negligent and hence legally liable for…

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How Do Low-Visibility Weather Conditions Affect Drivers?

By mintzdev | August 11, 2022

Driving is typically easy in Colorado, but that changes when the weather goes wild. Even the most experienced and careful drivers can cause accidents when driving in low-visibility weather conditions. Statistically, according to the Federal Highway Administration, approximately 21% of all car accidents occur during adverse weather conditions. Conditions that tend to reduce the visibility…

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How Can I Prove I Was Injured on the Job? 

By mintzdev | August 9, 2022

Workers’ compensation cases can become challenging if insurance companies deny a claim or an employer acts wrongfully when an employee pursues their rightful compensation. An essential aspect of work-related injury cases is solidifying evidence regarding the injuries and circumstances of an employee’s sustained harm. With the necessary evidence supporting your claim, your employer has less…

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Can You Obtain Compensation in a Low-Impact Collision in Colorado?

By mintzdev | August 4, 2022

Even though no one expects to be involved in a car accident, they are common throughout Colorado. While some car accidents can quickly be resolved with insurance claims, others, like low-impact collisions, are more complicated. A low-impact collision is a crash that happens at a low speed, causing little or no property damage. These accidents…

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7 Obstacles People With SCIs Face for Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month

By mintzdev | August 2, 2022

A spinal cord injury (SCI) damages the connection between the brain and the rest of the body, leading to long-term and even permanent complications. SCI can cause you to experience many health problems and other limitations in your daily life. Unfortunately, most SCIs are caused by preventable situations, including car accidents, falls, motorcycle accidents, and…

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