New Traction Laws in Colorado: What You Need to Know

On May 17, Governor Jared Polis signed House Bill 1207, expanding Colorado’s traction laws. As you know, driving in Colorado can be dangerous. Even our major highways, like US 6 and Interstate 70, can run through terrain at more than 11,000 feet of elevation. In fact, the Eisenhower-Johnson Tunnel, at 11,158 feet, is the highest… Read more »

Texting and Driving Laws in Colorado

In the last ten years or so, awareness of the dangers of texting and driving has gone up substantially. But at the same time, distracted driving has become far more common — cell phones are ubiquitous, and high-speed data networks make the temptation of catching up on Twitter while driving hard to resist. The Dangers… Read more »

Colorado’s Modified Comparative Negligence Law

Car accident insurance coverage and documents

Accidents happen. Sometimes, they’re completely unavoidable, but usually, someone’s at fault. When it comes to determining who’s responsible to pay for the medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other harm caused by a wreck, we first have to determine who’s at fault. We commonly think of liability for car wrecks as black-and-white —… Read more »

5 Dangers to Remember and Protect Against this Summer

Construction worker staying safe and hydrated for summer

With summer comes long days at the beach, family time spent by the pool, and barbeques with friends. While the warmer months bring many enjoyable things, it is important that we do not forget about common dangers that the season also brings. Here are five dangers to remember and protect against this summer. 1. Fires… Read more »

Summer in Colorado Proves Most Dangerous for Drivers

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Colorado is a wonderful place to be during the summer months. Whether hiking in Rocky Mountain National Park, going to a Rockies game, or just lounging in your local park, the warmer months provide a great opportunity to get outdoors and have fun. Unfortunately, not everything is as enjoyable. Despite the state being known for… Read more »

Safe Driving Around Big Rigs

There has been a lot of discussion lately about commercial trucking accidents. Our last article addressed the services that an experienced law firm should provide if you have been injured in an accident involving a commercial vehicle. This week we’re going to address how to drive safely around commercial vehicles. Did you know that at… Read more »

Understanding Colorado’s Traction Laws

As every Coloradoan knows, our great state has gorgeous scenery throughout the entire year. Even when things turn cold and many areas are blanketed in snow, the effect is breathtaking. That’s probably why a lot of people love calling Colorado their home and why many residents and visitors love to take road trips, no matter… Read more »

Winter Vehicle Maintenance

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Every Coloradoan understands that traffic safety becomes a huge issue during the winter season. This is one reason why we’ve covered proper safety while driving on the ice so extensively in the past couple of months. In addition to understanding how to drive safely on icy roads, it’s important that you exercise proper winter automobile… Read more »

What to Do When You Spot an Aggressive Driver

Aggressive drivers can be the source of a lot of anxiety for fellow drivers on the road. Unexpected maneuvers, reckless driving, and more can put the aggressive driver and other in dangerous situations. It’s important to learn what to do when you spot a driver like this so that you can, pardon the pun, steer… Read more »