When a loved one dies, survivors are often left with a mountain of added responsibilities they must manage, in addition to their grief. How will you support your family? Pay for a funeral? Pay off lingering debt? Help others grieve? Switch accounts to your name? Finishing paying a mortgage? Honor his or her legacy? The… Continue
You sustained a head injury in a car, motorcycle, truck or bike accident. You may have suffered concussion symptoms: confusion, drowsiness, headache, nausea, balance issues. Eventually you began feeling decent again. Are you in the clear? Think again. Patients who have suffered a Traumatic Brain Injury, or TBI, may develop further symptoms — including seizures,… Continue
Biker safety: If it weren’t such an issue, motorcycle safety courses, books and gear wouldn’t be so readily available. And you wouldn’t see so many “share the road” billboards and “look twice, save a life” bumper stickers as you cruise down the road. In 2015 alone, nearly 5,000 bikers were killed in collisions with motor… Continue
Spring has sprung. If you haven’t already lugged the bike out of the garage and hit the road, it’s about time. Unfortunately, as healthy and wholesome of an activity as biking is, it comes with hefty risks. We here at McCormick & Murphy personal injury law firm in Colorado offer three tips for avoiding bicycle… Continue
Sadly, elder abuse is more common than many of us know. The National Council on Aging estimates that one out of every ten seniors in America over the age of 60 has been victim to elder abuse. Their research shows that as many as 5 million seniors may be abused every year, but that only… Continue
More than 4 million dog bites occur each year in the U.S. alone, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. What should you do if you’re bitten by a dog? We review five mistakes not to make in hopes that our decades of experience as Colorado personal injury lawyers will benefit you if,… Continue
Slip-and-fall accidents can lead to more than bruised egos — and they’re usually not the victim’s fault. Maybe you slipped and fell on an icy sidewalk outside your Denver apartment. Perhaps you tripped over an unsecured electrical cord at your Pueblo workplace. Or maybe your elderly mother fell at a Colorado Springs nursing home. What… Continue
When you think of the term wrongful death lawsuit, what comes to mind? Perhaps you think of OJ Simpson or 1990s-era pop star Brandy, two celebrities who were the target of wrongful death lawsuits. But just what is a wrongful death suit? Must you be rich and famous to be involved in one? Hardly. We… Continue
Your car was hit by a semi and you miraculously survived. You’re in pain and have a long recovery ahead of you. What should you do next? When it comes to litigation, do semi-truck accidents differ from car accidents? The short answer: Yes. Here are three major reasons why, courtesy of the experts at McCormick… Continue
Motor vehicle accidents are the leading cause of death of teens in the United States. As a law firm that represents victims of serious car accidents, we are reminded of the devastating consequences of dangerous driving every day. Take the 10-question quiz below to test your knowledge of basic teen driving safety.
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