Denver Personal Injury blog

Medical Malpractice Statute of Limitations: How Do They Impact You?

Posted On February 25, 2020 / By iLawyer / Medical Malpractice,Personal Injury

The National Practitioner Data Bank reported an average of 12,144 cases of medical malpractice between 2009 and 2018. However, many more cases never went to court because the victims waited too long to file their claim, passing the medical malpractice statute of limitations. The medical malpractice statute of limitations marks the difference between vast amounts…

Slip-and-fall Claims Spike in Colorado: Are You a Victim of Negligence?

Posted On December 31, 2019 / By iLawyer / Slip and Fall

There’s been an enormous jump in slip-and-fall claims in Colorado, according to Pinnacol Assurance. And, that was just in the first two months of 2019 — so expect that number to be spiking again soon. January and February 2019 — some of the iciest months of the year — saw a 46.3 percent increase in…

The Top 5 Lawsuits Backed by Colorado Law — Mostly

Posted On December 26, 2019 / By iLawyer / Personal Injury

The truth is that most people don’t want to enact Colorado law and sue. Though there can be enormous payoffs for some plaintiffs, the reality is that those payouts are compensation — compensation for losses: physical, mental, emotional, and financial. The reality is that your average person wants to remain untangled with the misfortune that…

5 Ways Riders and Drivers Can Avoid Fatal Motorcycle Accidents

Posted On November 25, 2019 / By iLawyer / Motorcycle Accident Attorney

Fatal motorcycle accidents claimed the lives of more than 5,286 people in 2016, according to the most recent data released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The warmer weather states, such as California, Florida, and Texas, saw the highest numbers of fatalities. However, Colorado was home to more fatal motorcycle accidents than most states,…

How to Sue an Insurance Company for Bad Faith

Posted On November 21, 2019 / By iLawyer / Personal Injury

When you purchased your insurance policy — be it homeowners’ insurance, fire insurance, or automobile insurance — you did so to protect yourself and your loved ones. The policy is a legal agreement between you and the insurance company that requires the company to act in good faith by investigating claims and paying you what you’re…

Avoid Denver Truck Accidents with Defensive Driving Techniques

Posted On November 6, 2019 / By iLawyer / Truck Accidents

When navigating roads packed with semi-trucks, it’s necessary to apply caution and defensive driving techniques to ensure your safety. According to the Denver Post, truck crashes are killing more people than they were decade ago. After the infamous devastating and explosive Denver truck accident on I-70 in April, there is no hiding from this troubling reality….