Traffic Fatalities Increase Yet Again

The results are finally in regarding 2012 traffic fatalities across the United States, and the results are not good. Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration have released a complete data report stating that 2012...

Spinal Cord Injuries

The spinal cord is a delicate column of nerve tissue that extends from the base of the brain down the back. It is housed between bones known as vertebrae that protect the spinal cord from injury. When those bones are broken, the delicate spinal cord beneath can...
Traffic Fatalities in Colorado

Traffic Fatalities in Colorado

Traffic fatalities in the U.S. declined slightly in 2017, however the data from the state of Colorado tells a different story. There were 642 traffic fatalities in Colorado in 2017, which is the highest number of crash-related deaths in this state since 2004. Sadly,...
How Does the Make My Day Defense Work in Colorado?

How Does the Make My Day Defense Work in Colorado?

Everyone should have the right to protect themselves and their home from intruders. But, the laws governing what residents can and cannot do to protect their homes vary from state-to-state. In Colorado, the “make my day” law gives residents the legal right to use...
The Assumption of Risk Defense in Personal Injury Cases

The Assumption of Risk Defense in Personal Injury Cases

There are several defense strategies that a defendant can use in a personal injury case to escape liability. One of the most frequently used strategies is the assumption of risk defense. When can this strategy be used? How will it affect your case? Here’s what you...