Will Self-Driving Cars Really Be Safer?

August 31, 2018

There are several factors that industry leaders, manufacturers, regulators, and consumers all have spinning through their heads with regards to the reality and legitimacy of self-automated vehicles (SAV). The main concerns are these: Will SAVs be safe? Will SAVs be affordable? Will SAVs be regulated well enough? Well, to be sure the federal government has…
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Cyclists Fear for Their Lives from Road Ragers

July 17, 2018

Unless you are built like a younger version of Arnold Schwarzenegger or Lou Ferrigno and you ride your bike a lot, you probably don’t stand a chance of fending off would be road rager drivers that may feel invincible behind the wheel of their vehicles, which could in fact weigh up to a few tons….
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Train Versus Pedestrian Accidents: Who’s to Blame?

May 18, 2018

Train accidents can be extremely dangerous and disfiguring to those who actually survive them. There are generally three causes of train related accidents: Train derailments Train and pedestrian collisions Train and automobile accidents Another commonality among most train accidents involving pedestrians and/or motorists is they take longer to clean up and investigate. National Transportation Safety…
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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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