What to Do After An Accident With An Uber or Lyft Driver

What to Do After An Accident With An Uber or Lyft Driver

It’s estimated that over 53 million people in the U.S. use ridesharing services such as Uber and Lyft. With so many people using ridesharing services, it’s important to know what to do after an accident with an Uber or Lyft driver. Seek Medical Attention Your health...
Avoid These Common Playground Injuries

Avoid These Common Playground Injuries

A playground is supposed to be a place where kids can let loose and run wild. But unfortunately, many playgrounds contain hidden dangers that could seriously injure your child. Before letting your child climb the monkey bars or take a trip down the slide, make sure...
How to Prevent Traumatic Brain Injuries in Car Accidents

How to Prevent Traumatic Brain Injuries in Car Accidents

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that around 17.3% of all traumatic brain injuries are sustained in car accidents. Sadly, many of these brain injuries are fatal. In fact, the CDC reports that car accidents are the leading cause of fatal...
How to Choose the Right Motorcycle Safety Gear

How to Choose the Right Motorcycle Safety Gear

Motorcyclists are far more likely than motorists to be hurt or killed in traffic accidents. For this reason, it’s important for motorcyclists to wear safety gear at all times. However, many motorcyclists make the mistake of wearing the wrong type of gear that offers...
When is the Death Penalty Used in Colorado?

When is the Death Penalty Used in Colorado?

Colorado is one of 31 states that uses the death penalty to punish criminal defendants. However, the death penalty is rarely used in the state of Colorado. In fact, it has only been used once in the last 50 years. When can a criminal defendant face the possibility of...
Alcohol Education and Therapy After A DUI Conviction

Alcohol Education and Therapy After A DUI Conviction

Defendants who are convicted of driving under the influence (DUI) will face a number of different consequences. Besides possible jail time and substantial fines, DUI offenders will also be ordered to attend an alcohol education and therapy program. Here’s what you...
Who Qualifies For A Commuted Sentence?

Who Qualifies For A Commuted Sentence?

No one ever wants to serve time behind bars, but unfortunately, many defendants who are convicted of crimes receive a jail or prison sentence. The length of time that a defendant will be ordered to spend behind bars can vary greatly depending on the nature of the...
Common Complications of Concussion Injuries

Common Complications of Concussion Injuries

A concussion is a mild traumatic brain injury (TBI) that is often caused by a blow to the head. These injuries can also occur when the head violently jerks back and forth, which forces the brain to crash into the skull. Although many people can fully recover from a...
What to Expect During A Pretrial Hearing

What to Expect During A Pretrial Hearing

Some people assume that their trial will begin shortly after their arrest, but that’s not necessarily true. There are several steps in the criminal court process that occur between an arrest and the start of the trial, including the pretrial hearing. Here’s what to...