Articles from Heidi Culbertson

David Hersh Discusses Brain Injury Cases at the CTLA Convention

By Heidi Culbertson

Construction Defects Lawyer David Hersh

David P. Hersh, a shareholder at Burg Simpson, delivered a presentation called “Managing and Proving the Complex Brain Injury Case” at the 2019 Colorado Trial Lawyer’s (CTLA) Convention in Breckenridge, Colorado. The CTLA Convention The Colorado Trial Lawyers (CTLA) Annual Convention’s CLE program kicked off this year with many “must hear” presentations about various aspects… Read more »

Current Deadline to Join the Durango “416 Fire” Litigation is August 31st

By Heidi Culbertson

August 31, 2019, is the current deadline to join the lawsuit already filed by private citizens against the Durango & Silverton Railroad and its parent company in the LaPlata County District Court to recover damages resulting from the 416 Fire. The lawsuit filed July 2 by the Federal Government alleges the 416 Fire was ignited… Read more »

Burg Simpson Helps Secure Settlement for Victims of the Merrimack Valley Gas Explosions

By Heidi Culbertson

BURG SIMPSON HELPS SECURE SETTLEMENT FOR VICTIMS OF THE MERRIMACK VALLEY GAS EXPLOSIONS. Columbia Gas agrees to pay $143 million to residents and businesses of Lawrence, Andover, and North Andover communities Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C. has announced that an agreement has been reached between Columbia Gas, its parent company NiSource, Inc., and… Read more »

Please Join Burg Simpson at the Annual Denver Police Officers Foundation Luncheon

By Heidi Culbertson

BURG SIMPSON TO HONOR THOSE WHO SERVED. Please Join Burg Simpson at the Annual Denver Police Officers Foundation Luncheon on September 11, 2019. The Denver Police Officers Foundation (DPOF) and Police Chief Paul Pazen invite you to their annual luncheon to recognize Police Officers who served our country on September 11th, 2001 and continue to… Read more »

Peter Burg and Stephen Burg Discuss Traumatic Brain Injury Cases on Colorado & Company – 9 News

By Heidi Culbertson

Burg Simpson Shareholders Interviewed on Colorado and Company  Peter Burg and Stephen Burg Discuss Traumatic Brain Injury cases on 9 News. See the interview here. Our Personal Injury Lawyers The personal injury trial lawyers at Burg Simpson know how devastating traumatic brain injuries (TBI) can be for the injured party and those who care for… Read more »

Infant Warmers Urgently Recalled due to Falling Risk

By Heidi Culbertson


Infant Warmers Urgently Recalled due to Falling Risk On July 12, 2019, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) announced the Class I recall of GE Healthcare’s Giraffe and Panda i-Res Infant Warmers after GE received reports of infants suffering injuries, including fractured skulls, associated with the warmers. A Class I recall is the FDA’s… Read more »

Obtaining Your Medical Records

By Heidi Culbertson

Medical Records

Obtaining Your Medical Records There are many reasons why you may need to obtain copies of your medical records: If you have been involved in a personal injury lawsuit, or have a workers’ compensation claim, your medical records may be able to provide important information for you to prove your case. If you have filed… Read more »

Determining Negligence in a Multi-Car Crash

By Heidi Culbertson

Determining Negligence in a Chain Reaction Multi-Car Crash. Chain reaction car crashes are those where three or more vehicles are involved in a series of collisions. They generally occur on high-speed roadways, and they are one of the deadliest kinds of traffic collisions. The most disastrous pile-ups have involved more than a hundred vehicles. While most… Read more »

Millions of Medical Device Injuries and Malfunctions Hidden from the Public

By Heidi Culbertson

Medical Devices

By Jessica L. Powell, Burg Simpson Associate Millions of Medical Device Injuries and Malfunctions Hidden from the Public  5.7 million reports of device injuries and malfunctions were hidden from the public, according to Kaiser Health News. Medical device manufacturers are required to notify the FDA about certain device injuries and malfunctions, called “adverse events.” Generally,… Read more »


By Heidi Culbertson

The U.S. Attorney’s Office filed a lawsuit on July 2, 2019, alleging Durango’s historic railroad started the 416 Fire that burned approximately 54,000 acres of land last year in the San Juan National Forest and surrounding areas. The U.S. Forest Service investigated the cause of the fire and determined that the 416 Fire, the 6th… Read more »

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