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Natural Gas Explosion Injures Several in Denver

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Natural Gas Explosion – Personal Injury Lawyer – Burg Simpson Denver

An explosion shattered an otherwise typical, late summer afternoon in Denver earlier this week. A natural gas line burst in the historic Baker neighborhood, blasting a hole through a multi-family residential unit. The explosion left nine people injured – one of them critically. One fire department official told the Denver Post that it was the… Read more »

Trump Relaxes Restrictions on Short-term Health Plans

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Restrictions on Short-term Health Plans – Denver Injury Attorney – Burg Simpson

Since he took office, President Donald Trump has worked tirelessly to undo nearly everything his predecessor did. That’s been glaringly apparent in his attempts – aided by an eager Republican Congress – to dismantle Obamacare. A critical component on that coordinated attack on health care reform is the advocacy for short-term health insurance plans. These… Read more »

Wildlife Presents a Greater Driving Hazard Than Ever

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Wildlife Hazards – Colorado Personal Injury Attorney – Denver Burg Simpson

Weather in Colorado can be as unpredictable as drivers themselves. While most residents remember the basics when it comes to bad-weather driving, even the most seasoned drivers can forget to keep in mind the state’s abundant wildlife and the particular danger they present on the Colorado highways. They should, however, understand the threat. Motor vehicle… Read more »

Colorado Fires & Insurance Problems

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Burg Simpson Trial Lawyer - Colorado Fires & Insurance Problems

Many fellow Coloradans are petrified by the fires that are raging across our beautiful state. Unfortunately, many of the victims whose homes and businesses will burn or suggest significant smoke damage will soon learn another battle looms on the horizon – a battle with their own insurance company.  A battle to get the full amount… Read more »

Lyft Launches Mountain Service in Colorado & Utah

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Mountain Service for Lyft – Denver Injury Attorney – Colorado Burg Simpson

This past ski season, Lyft, one of the country’s major ride-sharing companies, announced the Lyft Ski Rack service aimed at the winter sports set. The launch in December 2017 included the Rocky Mountains – Vail, Beaver Creek, Aspen, Snowmass, Steamboat Springs, Telluride, Winter Park, and Granby– and the Utah Mountains – Park City, Deer Valley,… Read more »

Research Confirms Link Between TBI’s and Dementia

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Denver Personal Injury Attorney – TBI & Dementia – Colorado Burg Simpson

There’s been research in the past to suggest that even mild traumatic brain injuries can increase someone’s risk of developing a neurodegenerative disease, but a new study – published earlier this month – reinforces these findings. The study, “Association of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury With and Without Loss of Consciousness With Dementia in U.S. Military… Read more »

Colorado Supreme Court Decides Insurance Companies Cannot Delay Payment of Benefits Owed When The Payment Of Other Benefits Is Disputed

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Burg Simpson Denver - Colorado Supreme Court

In an important victory for consumers, earlier today the Colorado Supreme Court unanimously decided that insurance companies cannot delay paying benefits owed under a policy just because the payment of other benefits is disputed. The case is State Farm vs. Fisher.  Mr. Fisher had several policies in place with State Farm with underinsured motorists (“UIM”)… Read more »

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