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The Colorado Trial Lawyers Association (CTLA) has re-nominated Attorney Nelson Boyle

By Heidi Culbertson

The Colorado Trial Lawyers Association (CTLA) has re-nominated Attorney Nelson Boyle to stand for election to its Board of Directors. CTLA Board Elections will occur in from July 12-22, 2019, and the CTLA will announce the results at its August 2019 Annual Convention. Boyle first served two terms on CTLA’s Board from 2009-2013 and has… Read more »

Filing for Workers’ Compensation: The Ten Most Common Mistakes Made by Injured Workers

By Heidi Culbertson

Colorado Workers’ Compensation Claims The 10 Most Common Mistakes Made by Injured Workers It is almost impossible for a layperson to ascertain all the steps that they must take when seeking to file a workers’ compensation claim. If you have been injured on-the-job or in-the-line-of duty, call Burg Simpson’s workers’ compensation attorneys for a free… Read more »

Have You Been Injured in Crash Caused by a Drunk Driver?

By Heidi Culbertson

Drunk Driving Accident Lawyers Have You Been Injured in Crash Caused by a Drunk Driver? NTHSA Statistics Drunk driving is one of the leading causes of car crashes in the U.S. According to a 2017 study by the National Highway Safety Administration (NHTSA), almost 30 people in the United States die every day in alcohol-related… Read more »

Keep Your Child Passenger Safe by Choosing the Right Car Seat

By Heidi Culbertson

KEEPING YOUR CHILD SAFE Keep your child passenger safe by choosing the right car seat. Car seats and boosters provide protection for infants and children in a crash, and yet according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), automobile crashes are a leading cause of death for children from ages 1 to 13. To… Read more »

Colorado Bicycle Collisions: Personal Injury Cases

By Heidi Culbertson

Colorado Bicycle Collisions: Personal Injury Cases According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), there were 783 bicyclists killed in traffic crashes in the United States in 2017. A large percentage of these bike crashes could have been avoided if motorists and cyclists followed the rules of the road and watched out for one… Read more »

West Metro Fire District Agrees To Settle Retiree Lawsuit for $1.2M

By Heidi Culbertson

West Metro Fire District Agrees To Settle Retiree Lawsuit for $1.2M Brian Matise, a shareholder with Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine,  fought for dozens of retired firefighters from the West Metro Fire Protection District in order to secure their retiree health benefits. Matise represented the retired first responders, and recently negotiated an agreement with… Read more »

Governor Jared Polis to Sign Vulnerable Road User Bill.

By Burg Simpson

Governor Jared Polis to sign vulnerable road user bill. We are happy to report that Governor Jared Polis will sign Senate Bill 19-175 into law on Wednesday, May 29 at 11:30 a.m. at the Denver Bicycle Cafe. This bill is intended to make Colorado’s roadways safer for vulnerable road users like bicyclists, pedestrians, peace officers,… Read more »

Burg Simpson Investigates Dangerous HIV Drugs

By Heidi Culbertson

HIV Drugs

Burg Simpson Investigates Dangerous HIV Drugs Burg Simpson is currently investigating claims on behalf of people suffering from kidney disease, renal failure, or injuries to bone, including bone density loss, as a result of taking certain prescription medications developed to treat individuals infected with HIV. These drugs all contain TDF (tenofovir disoproxil fumarate). These drugs include:… Read more »

Burg Simpson Honors Our Veterans and Fallen Heroes for Their Service to Our Country.

By Heidi Culbertson

Burg Simpson is proud to honor our veterans and fallen heroes for their service to our country. On this day, and throughout the year, we recognize all the current and former members of the Armed Services for their courage. Our country’s greatness is built on the foundation of our soldier’s sacrifice, and we are grateful… Read more »

Republican Alan Simpson and Democrat Norm Mineta Discuss Their Enduring Friendship.

By Heidi Culbertson

Two former members of Congress have had an enduring friendship.  Republican Alan Simpson and Democrat Norm Mineta a Democrat and a Republican, established their across-the-aisle friendship many years ago when one boy—Norman Mineta—was incarcerated in Wyoming with his family in an internment camp for Japanese Americans during World War II. The other boy, Alan Simpson,… Read more »

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