Category: Personal Injury Blog

5 Common Types of Personal Injury Cases in Colorado

November 16, 2020
Before we discuss the various types of personal injury cases in Colorado let's start with a little background information. The origins of personal injury law, as we understand it today, can be traced back to the Industrial Revolution.  Now that we live in a massively industrialized world. the laws in the U.S.A have evolved to provide legal […]
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Pros and Cons of Hiring a Personal Injury Attorney

November 6, 2020
According to the CDC, roughly 39 million Americans experience injuries that require medical care each year.  If you have suffered an injury due to another party's negligence, you have the right to be compensated, both for the medical costs and any other losses.  However, before this happens, you will need to lodge a claim against the negligent […]
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Colorado Personal Injury Law: Know Your Rights

October 9, 2020
If you suffer from a personal injury, you may have extensive medical bills, lost wages, and more as a result of someone's negligent act. Colorado personal injury law provides ways you can recover those losses. According to the U.S. District Courts Judicial Business 2019 report, there were 74,034 personal injury cases filed in the United States. Negotiating a […]
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How Personal Injury Settlements are Taxed

November 27, 2019
A common question raised by individuals pursuing financial restitution through a personal injury lawsuit is whether any money recovered through the civil action is subject to state and/or federal taxation. The answer is…it depends. There are a multitude of factors that will help you understand how personal injury settlements are taxed. The type of monetary […]
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Types of Compensation You Can Receive After a Motor Vehicle Accident

October 29, 2019
If someone else is at fault for your crash, you are usually entitled to compensation for your damages (monetary losses). However, understanding this process and the types of compensation available can be difficult. When discussing compensation for a motor vehicle accident, there are two basic types – economic damages and non-economic damages.
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6 Crucial Questions to Ask a Personal Injury Attorney About Your Case

October 5, 2019
Before hiring a personal injury attorney, it is important that you ask them as many questions about your case as possible. Below are six crucial questions you should ask your personal injury attorney. After all, you want to have a trusted relationship with your lawyer that helps you feel confident in your case.
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PORTER ADVENTIST HOSPITAL NOTIFIES SURGERY PATIENTS MAY BE AT RISK OF CONTRACTING HIV, HEPATITIS B AND HEPATITIS C

April 6, 2018
On February 21, 2018 the Colorado Public Health Department was notified of an “infection control breach” at Porter Adventist for people who had orthopedic or spine surgery over an 18-month period between July 21, 2016 and February 20, 2018. Porter Adventist Hospital advised patients could be at risk for Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C or HIV […]
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PERSONAL INJURY 101: WHAT DAMAGES CAN INJURED VICTIMS RECOVER?

March 12, 2018
Personal injury claims are civil legal actions brought by victims who have suffered injuries as a result of negligent or wrongful acts. Because unforeseen injuries can create a number of setbacks and challenges for victims and their loved ones, our civil justice system recognizes their need for holding at-fault parties accountable for negligence, and financially […]
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