CSP Cracking Down on Street Racing in CO Springs

February 6, 2018

Two recent stories about illegal street racing make the movie franchise “Fast and Furious” look more like pirates and killers, than handsome heroes. One of the incidents involved an expectant mother who was driving a Honda Pilot, who was hit by the driver of a blue Chevy Impala. The woman was taken to the hospital,…
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Can CO Dram Shop Laws Help Families of Fatal DUIs?

October 18, 2017

Vehicular homicides are never easy to discuss, especially when it involves a teenage driver who was allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol and responsible for the death of two elderly women. The young man was sentenced back in March, and he received to 12 years in prison. Now, what appears to be interesting in…
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Will Heightened CSPD Patrols Reduce Car Crashes?

October 18, 2017

Surprisingly, it was a rash of crime rate numbers and a mixture of a shortage of Colorado Springs Police Department (CPSD) patrol officers that were responsible for a recent call to action to staff more CSPD patrols on the streets of Colorado Springs, and not actual car accidents. The beefed-up patrols come amid officer’s complaints…
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Product Liability News: Talc Powder Linked to Ovarian Cancer

November 16, 2016

Flash Alert! Women’s health issue—If you are a female and have used talcum powder, then you have an increased risk of ovarian cancer. There are clear dangers to women who have routinely used talcum powder, including baby powder and Shower-to-Shower. If you are a female—be aware, use of talcum powder can cause ovarian cancer. What…
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Do You Have Enough Car Insurance Coverage?

March 29, 2016

Protect your family.  Do you have enough insurance coverage to protect your family in the event of a serious accident?  There are two major ways an accident can affect you and your family. First, you are involved in a car accident.  You are seriously injured.  The accident is caused by another person.  Unfortunately, we routinely…
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Beware Drunk Drivers, CDOT Announces Spring The Heat is On Campaign

April 10, 2015

CDOT and CSP are turning up the heat on drunk drivers, as the Spring The Heat Is On DUI enforcement campaign has just been kicked off. Spanning from April 4th through Sunday May 17th, this intensified DUI enforcement effort will involve: Stepped up efforts to target drunk drivers through sobriety checkpoints, more officers being staffed…
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5 Ways Driver Negligence Can Hurt You (Pt. 3)

April 5, 2015

Here’s the conclusion to our blog series entitled, 5 Ways Driver Negligence Can Hurt You. Another Form of Driver Negligence: Reckless Driving In some cases, the driver negligence that leads to severe traffic accidents will come in the form of other motorists simply not complying with traffic laws. For instance, while some drivers may simply…
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5 Ways Driver Negligence Can Hurt You (Pt. 2)

March 31, 2015

Resuming 5 Ways Driver Negligence Can Hurt You (Pt. 1), here, we’ll highlight some more prominent ways in which motorists can be negligent and, in doing so, cause traffic accidents. More Prominent Forms of Driver Negligence 3 – Distracted Driving Likened to carrying the same risks as drunk driving, distracted driving is another prominent form…
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5 Ways Driver Negligence Can Hurt You (Pt. 1)

March 25, 2015

While you may be a careful, experienced and diligent driver, unfortunately, you can’t necessarily say the same about the other motorists who share the road with you. In fact, what may be just as alarming as the thought that the drivers around you may be careless or reckless can be knowing that more than 90…
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Texting and Driving Enforcement to Increase this Weekend, CSP Reports

March 20, 2015

This coming weekend, the Colorado State Patrol (CSP) will be stepping up its enforcement of the laws banning texting and driving by putting more patrols out to specifically look for drivers who may be texting. While these extra troopers will reportedly be stationed throughout the state, CSP has also put up some new roadside signage…
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