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Surviving the First 90 Days After A Spinal Cord Injury

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Spinal Cord Injury– Denver Injury Attorney Denver Burg Simpson

Every year in the United States, more than 17,000 people suffer spinal cord injuries, based on the latest data from the National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center. It’s estimated that there are nearly 300,000 Americans living with a spinal cord injury today. That’s a big reason why Burg Simpson takes these life-altering injuries so seriously…. Read more »

Burg Simpson Helps Craig Hospital Treat Brain Injuries

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Craig Hospital and Brain Injury– Brain Injury Lawyer Denver – Denver Burg Simpson

For better or worse, brain injuries have been in the news more frequently in recent years.  In 2009, the tragic death of actress Natasha Richardson brought attention to the perils of an epidural hematoma.  Ms. Richardson fell while taking a skiing lesson, appeared initially unhurt, but later developed a headache and was diagnosed with an… Read more »

Colorado Drivers Are Worse Than Average

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Colorado Drivers Are Worse Than Average – Personal Injury Attorney Denver– Colorado Burg Simpson

Observant commuters might have noticed a few different messages on the state’s electronic interstate signs mentioning the most recent amount of traffic deaths for the year. It’s the latest in the Colorado Department of Transportation’s two-year-old strategy to post regular death tallies on the signs as a way of increasing driver awareness. The most recent… Read more »

Youth Sports Pose Higher Concussion Risk

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Youth Sports Pose High Concussion Risks – Denver Injury Attorney– Burg Simpson

Every year, the start of the NFL season reboots the conversation about the sport’s health risks, especially when it comes to concussions. In 2009, the NFL addressed increased concerns over player safety by instituting the “NFL Game Day Concussion Protocol,” which employs multiple independent consultants and requires the immediate removal of players suspected of suffering… Read more »

What you Might Not Know About Motorcycles in Colorado

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What you Might Not Know About Motorcycles in Colorado – Denver Injury Lawyer – Burg Simpson

As the last of summer slips away, it’s not uncommon to see more motorcyclists on Colorado’s roads, especially on the weekends. Motorcycling is as popular as ever in Colorado, with the number of registered bikes up since 2012. But they’re also deadlier than ever. Just last year, 125 motorcyclists died in motor vehicle accidents, which… Read more »

Protect Yourself from Uninsured Drivers

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Driving Uninsured - Denver Personal Injury Attorney – Burg Simpson

Car accidents are unsettling, stressful incidents, even if no one’s been seriously injured. That stress can be compounded when you find out later the driver who rear-ended you at a stoplight doesn’t have auto insurance. It’s not that uncommon, according to the Insurance Research Council, since roughly 13 percent of people are driving around without… Read more »

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