Archive for February, 2012

Many Potholes Seen Throughout City Roads | Denver Car Accident Lawyer

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According to CBS Local News, potholes are increasingly common this time of year. Periods of cold and warm weather patterns causes asphalt to expand and contract creating dangerous potholes throughout the streets of Colorado. The article claims that workers are repairing between 300 and 400 potholes a day and generally fills in around 100,000 potholes [...]

Disputes in Construction Bidding | Colorado Construction Lawyer

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If you have been in business as a contractor for a while, you are very familiar with the bidding process, and the different strategies that might need to be used to bid on different projects. The bidding process can get complicated, especially on private projects where the bidding rules may be more complex than with [...]

Officer Hit By Suspected Drunk Driver | Denver Personal Injury Attorney

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According to the local news of The Denver Post, a police officer making a routine traffic stop was struck by a suspected drunk driver. The accident occurred around 1:15 a.m. at West Colfax Avenue and Tremont Place. The officer arrived on scene as back up of another police officer that had pulled over a vehicle [...]

Kodak Files For Bankruptcy | Parker Bankruptcy Attorney

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According to The Denver Post, Eastman Kodak Co. announced recently that it will stop making digital cameras, pocket video cameras and digital picture frames. The 132 year old company will continue to produce disposable cameras, however. The company went under bankruptcy protection from creditors last month in a case that involves $6.7 billion in debt. [...]

3 Pedestrians Injured in School Bus Collision | Denver Personal Injury Attorney

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According to the local station, CBS News, three middle school students were hit by a school bus while trying to cross the street in Jefferson County. The three students attend Summit Ridge Middle School and were attempting to cross at the South Simms and West Cross Avenue intersection. At this time a school bus turned [...]

Parents Stressed over Children’s Student Loans | Denver Bankruptcy Attorney

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According to 9 News, a common trend of personal bankruptcy is being seen with more and more parents co-signing for their children’s student loans. The article goes on to discuss a family’s individual case of multiple adversities, student loans being one of them. Bad financial advice paired with a loss of job and a bad [...]

Dangerous Speeding Leads to Fatal Crash | Denver Motorcycle Accident Attorney

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According to CBS News, a motorcycle crash ended tragically in Aurora over the weekend. The accident occurred Saturday evening on Iliff Avenue near Interstate 225. Police officials claimed that they received a called reporting two motorcycles driving recklessly by speeding and driving along the shoulder to pass cars along I-225. Before police cars could get [...]

Traffic Fatalities Increasing Among Teen Drivers | Denver Vehicle Accident Attorney

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According to 9 News, a recent report indicates that tragic teenage fatalities due to car accidents are steadily increasing. The Governors Highway Safety Association researched the deaths of 16 and 17year old drivers through the first six month period of 2011 and discovered an 11 percent increase over the previous year. This increase is believed [...]

DUI Suspected in Off Duty Officer Motorcycle Crash | Colorado Motorcycle Accident Lawyer

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According to the local news of The Denver Post, an off duty police officer is under suspicion of DUI in a motorcycle crash that left severe personal injuries as well as a suspension for the cop. The accident occurred on February 11th around 1:20am on 38th Street and Arkins Court. The officer, Michael Lemmons, lost [...]

Three Pedestrians Injured Due to Icy Roads | Lakewood Pedestrian Accident Attorney

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Left over snow and ice on residential and side roads can be extremely dangerous, especially with more snow and cold weather in the forecast. According to 9 News, a vehicle lost control on some ice in a Lakewood neighborhood and hit three young pedestrians. Witnesses claim that the entire street is covered with sheets of [...]