What Can You Do If Your Employer Denies Your Reasonable Accommodation Request?
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What Can You Do If Your Employer Denies Your Reasonable Accommodation Request?

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is meant to give people with disabilities equal opportunities. As part of the law, employers must make reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities. However, that doesn’t mean an employer must accommodate every situation or request. Our employment law attorneys explain legal requirements for employer accommodations at work and what…

What Are the Criteria Used To Prove a Defendant Is Vicariously Liable?

What Are the Criteria Used To Prove a Defendant Is Vicariously Liable?

In Colorado, there are some circumstances where a person can be legally liable for what someone else does. Vicarious liability exists to make the legal system fair. For example, if you‘ve been injured, you may wonder how a business can be vicariously liable for employees, or a parent may be liable for their minor child….

10 Safety Tips for Sharing the Road With Trucks
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10 Safety Tips for Sharing the Road With Trucks

It can be nerve-wracking or intimidating to drive when there are big trucks around you. According to J.D. Power1, the average semi-truck weighs five times more than cars or other smaller vehicles! Knowing how to safely drive while sharing the road with large trucks is essential for you, other drivers, and pedestrians. Here are 10…

How To Treat Road Rash From a Motorcycle Accident
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How To Treat Road Rash From a Motorcycle Accident

If you’re in a motorcycle accident without a heavy vehicle to protect you from injury, the chances of coming into contact with the road are high. Known as road rash, these common motorcycle crash injuries can be severe and painful for victims. Our motorcycle accident attorneys explain what it is and how to treat road…

April Showers and Car Accidents: 7 Ways to Protect Yourself in the Rain
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April Showers and Car Accidents: 7 Ways to Protect Yourself in the Rain

According to the U.S. Department of Transportation1, 4% of traffic accidents and 2% of fatalities are related to weather and snow. That’s an average of 219,942 crashes per year in the United States. Knowing how to protect yourself when you’re driving in the rain is important for all drivers on the road. To help, our…

The Ins and Outs of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI)
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The Ins and Outs of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI)

Social Security Disability Insurance is a government program that pays people who can’t work because of a disability. To qualify, a person must have worked long enough and recently enough to be eligible for benefits. The disability must be expected to last one year or more or result in death. Those are the basics—but the…

How the Pandemic Has Affected Pedestrian Deaths
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How the Pandemic Has Affected Pedestrian Deaths

From our daily routines to how we interact with others, the impacts of COVID-19 have changed our lives and relationships in many ways. One of the ways the pandemic has affected our lives is how much we drive—and how we drive when we do. According to AAA1, Americans decreased their personal car trips by 45%…

22 Best Car Safety Features of 2022
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22 Best Car Safety Features of 2022

If you’re researching your next vehicle, you’ll quickly learn that many new models are equipped with the best safety features and latest technology to keep drivers safe. Although all vehicles come standard with some safety features, including front airbags, safety belts, anti-lock brake systems (ABS), and other passive safety features, many new models are taking…

New Nursing Homes Initiatives: What the 2022 State of the Union Means for You
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New Nursing Homes Initiatives: What the 2022 State of the Union Means for You

In his 2022 State of the Union address, U.S. President Joe Biden announced new initiatives to improve the quality of nursing home care¹. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is ready with new measures to hold long-term facilities accountable for the care they provide. The goal is to reduce nursing home negligence and…

How Businesses Should Protect Themselves From Premises Liability Claims

How Businesses Should Protect Themselves From Premises Liability Claims

Running a business involves a wide range of tasks and responsibilities. In addition to providing a great product or service, a business must also protect itself against premises liability. If you’re not careful, damages for a premises liability claim can be costly for business owners. Taking the proper steps against premises liability can prevent costly…