infrastructure and roadway injury

How Colorado is Fighting Distracted Driving

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Colorado state officials are currently pushing for a campaign that motivates drivers to simply put that smartphone down. After all, what causes the vast majority of distracted driving? Mobile devices. Distracted Driving Statistics That Might Surprise You The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) reported an alarming average of 43 daily car accidents all over the state […]

Massive Truck Accident on Colorado’s I-70 Kills Multiple People

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A massive crash west of Denver has killed multiple people and injured many others. 28 vehicles were involved in the crash, which occurred when a semi truck plowed into stopped traffic. A fire of unknown origin followed, destroying several cars and causing structural damage to the bridge under which the accident took place. The intense […]

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Repeat Drunk Drivers in Colorado: Is the New Law Working?

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Theoretically, it should—but statistically, we’re looking at a completely different graph. Let’s be clear here, though, that with regard to the law, the sole purpose of passing statutes is to commonly serve as deterrents for crime and wrongdoing. And when legislators in Colorado decided to pass a new law in 2015 to make a fourth […]

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How Do You Calculate Colorado Child Support?

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In every Colorado divorce or paternity case involving children, the Colorado family law court steps in to determine whether one parent owes the other child support to assist in the financial expenses associated with child-rearing. Between themselves, separated parents must divide all the expenses of their children in proportion to their respective incomes and personal […]

What are the Colorado Marijuana Laws and DUI Penalties?

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In 2012, Colorado successfully passed a popular initiative to amend the Constitution of the State of Colorado, outlining a statewide drug policy for cannabis. How do the Colorado marijuana laws effect DUIs, and what are the penalties for being pulled over while under its effects? According to a year-long measurement by the Colorado State Patrol, […]

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Unlicensed Teen Driver Kills Motorcyclist

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A 52-year-old motorcyclist was killed when an unlicensed teen driver lost control of her car and swerved into oncoming traffic. The young teen was allegedly intoxicated and driving at a high speed when she and four friends collided head on with a motorcyclist on Highway 2. The motorcyclist died on impact, and three passengers in […]

A Week of Sports for Disabled Veterans in Colorado

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“I came into this experience with an open mind to better myself,” said Rasmussen, a disabled veteran. The experience he is talking about is the 28th National Disabled Veterans Sports Clinic outside of Aspen, Colorado. For a full week, disabled veterans get to enjoy cross-country skiing, sled hockey and rock climbing. The chance to enjoy […]

Denver Apartment Complex Failed to Perform Required Asbestos Testing

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According to 9News, Denver Environmental Health discovered that no asbestos testing had been completed for an apartment complex that had to be evacuated in February after asbestos was found during renovations. “Through the course of phone conversations, it became evident that they did not have an asbestos survey or couldn’t produce that information, so at […]

Why Do Legislators Oppose Motorcycle Safety?

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A concerned citizen of Suffolk County wrote to his local representative about the possibility of adding safety signs near low visibility areas to promote pedestrian and bicycle safety. The citizen felt that the signs could “save lives and keep thousands of people from being injured in accidents such as the one my mother was involved […]