Archive for April, 2012

DUI Blood Test Mistakes | Denver DUI Attorney

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According to a report in The Denver Post, tests on about 1700 blood alcohol samples that were collected for drunk-driving investigations will have to be rerun by the Colorado Department of Public Health. While some Colorado law enforcement agencies do their own blood testing, and some use private labs, many agencies test samples for DUI [...]

Students Learn About Drunk Driving | Denver DUI Accident Lawyer

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9 News has reported on the participation of students at Bennett High School in the “Every Fifteen Minutes” program. The program is named for the assertion that every fifteen minutes, someone in the United States is killed by a drunk-driver in the United States. Bennett High School students, as part of this program, participated in [...]

Medical Implant Defects | Denver Defective Medical Product Lawyer

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A concern regarding the testing and approval of of medical implant devices has been raised by Consumer Reports, according to 9 News. In recent years, there has been a good deal of talk around this issue, thanks in large part to a problem with particular type of metal hip implant, however Consumer Reports believes that [...]

1 Injured As SUV Lands In Cherry Creek | Denver Auto Collision Lawyer

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Fox 31 News reports a man driving east on Speer Blvd Sunday morning was struck by another vehicle, and his SUV ended up in Cherry Creek, right across from Denver Health Medical Center. The driver of the car that hit the SUV is suspected to have run a red light at 8th and Speer, causing [...]

Child Safety Study | Denver Car Crash Lawyer

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The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety and the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute have teamed for a study in which they have evaluated the hardware used for child safety seat installation in 98 different models of cars and trucks. As part of the study, they also observed volunteers installing the seats. The study was [...]

Tragic Pedestrian Collision | Denver Pedestrian Collision Lawyer

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A jogger was killed in a tragic accident when he was hit by a car, which then drove through a fence and into a house according to the Denver Post.  A resident of the home was injured. Witnesses saw the white Honda Pilot driving  very fast on the south frontage road along Hampden Avenue. The [...]

Ski Accident Has Long Term Affects | Denver Personal Injury Lawyer

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According to the Aspen Daily News, a woman has filed a lawsuit following a serious injury in a skiing accident last spring. Susan Kern was an Aspen ski instructor for more than 40 years, until she was involved in an accident last spring; she has filed suit against the man who she believes negligently caused [...]

Texting and Driving Survey | Denver Distracted Driving Accident Lawyer

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A survey that was taken for a national insurance company by Harris Interactive suggests that about 57% of sixteen and seventeen year old drivers in the United States have texted while driving at least once according to 9 News. Distracted driving, and specifically texting and driving, is a problem that has received a good deal [...]

Lower North Fork Fire Damage | Denver Insurance Bad Faith Lawyer

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Fox 31 news reports that the Lower North Fork Fire, which started as a controlled burn that got out of control, reached a size of over 4000 acres and most likely resulted in millions of dollars worth of damage. An apology to the homeowners who lost their homes was issued by the Colorado Forest Service, [...]

Distracted Driver Kills Two in Thornton | Denver Wrongful Death Lawyer

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KDVR.com is reporting that two men are dead and a young boy is in critical condition after a man in a Toyota pick-up struck them from behind while they were walking in Thornton, Colorado on Saturday. According to reports, the driver is 33-year-old Michael Grennan of Loveland, Colorado. Grennan has previous arrests including DUI. The [...]