Month: August 2016

What to bring to a lawyer’s office after an accident

On behalf of The Paul Wilkinson Law Firm, LLC posted in Car Accidents on Wednesday, August 24, 2016.

As many Coloradans know, auto accidents are unpleasant experiences. Even accidents that don't involve an injury can be traumatic. In some cases, an accident victim will experience a significant loss of time and money as well as ongoing physical and emotional problems. Because of the real risk of litigation and possible insurance problems, it isn't unusual for people to have to seek out the advice of an attorney immediately after an accident. Unfortunately, the trauma of an accident can someti...

Truck safety week scheduled for October 16-22

On behalf of The Paul Wilkinson Law Firm, LLC posted in Truck Accidents on Wednesday, August 10, 2016.

Commercial truck drivers as well as drivers of passenger vehicles will be under heightened scrutiny during the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance's Operation Safe Driver Week. Between Oct. 16 and 22, law enforcement agencies in Colorado and throughout North America will be working to prevent serious accidents by increasing their enforcement of traffic laws and providing traffic safety education. The goal of Operation Safe Driver Week is to target CMV drivers and passenger car drivers who oper...

Dogs crash car into Wal-Mart

On behalf of The Paul Wilkinson Law Firm, LLC posted in Car Accidents on Tuesday, August 9, 2016.

When we think about car accidents, most of us envision high-speed, reckless behavior, or perhaps unsafe driving while under the influence. However, car accidents can come in all shapes and sizes, as one car owner recently found out the hard way. The West Virginia owner of a car decided to make a quick stop at her local Wal-Mart while her two dogs were in the vehicle with her. In an effort to be a conscientious pet owner, she left the engine running to keep the cab properly cooled by air condi...