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Colorado Cracks Down on Texting and Driving

By Burg Simpson

Texting and Driving – Colorado Personal Injury Attorneys – Burg Simpson

In late-February of last year, 28-year-old Athina Munoz barreled south down a rural Colorado highway when she realized she had an urgent text message to send. She swerved into oncoming traffic as she did so, killing an older couple on a motorcycle instantly. Munoz also tested three times the limit for alcohol, which helped earn… Read more »

Auto Insurance Study Finds Colorado Drivers Are Among the Worst

By Burg Simpson

Worst Colorado Drivers – Denver Injury Attorney – Burg Simpson

A recent QuoteWizard survey found that Colorado drivers rank among the nation’s worst. Colorado drivers receive more speeding tickets and drunk driving convictions much higher than the national average. Coloradoans are also more likely to be involved in collisions. In fact, the survey found that Colorado’s drivers ranked 42nd out of 50 states in terms… Read more »

Technology Isn’t Making the Roads Safer

By Burg Simpson

Technology Car Accidents – Denver Personal Injury Lawyers – Burg Simpson

The typical conversation regarding technological advances and their impact upon driving has centered on mobile phones and their increasing popularity among drivers. Despite hands-free technology to make it easier to drive while still allowing a driver to be able to access the Internet, this technology is actually making Colorado and the nation’s roadways less safe… Read more »

Colorado Cracks Down On Raging Drivers

By Burg Simpson

Road Rage- Colorado Personal Injury Lawyer - Burg Simpson

There are more drivers on the road today than ever before. That’s no doubt part of the reason that, after years of declines, traffic deaths have been on the rise for the past two years. In fact, despite all of the advancements in automotive technology and increased safety standards, more than 40,000 people died on… Read more »

Worse than I Thought! Small Accidents with Big Injury

By Burg Simpson

Small Accidents – Denver Injury Attorney – Burg Simpson

Some car accidents are more “impactful” than others. High-speed collisions with lots of broken glass, sirens, and rubberneckers are certainly easy to identify. However, not every accident is so dramatic. Smaller accidents, especially those that don’t seem obviously harmful, can also result in moderate to serious injury. In some cases, those involved in purportedly “minor”… Read more »

How to Treat a Dog Bite

By Burg Simpson

Dog Bit Injury – Injury Lawyers Denver – Burg Simpson

American families love dogs. Most dogs make excellent pets and never act aggressively or bite people. However, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 900,000 people seek emergency medical treatment for dog bites every year. The majority of those bitten and seeking medical attention for dog bites are children aged four to… Read more »

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