Month: September 2015

Taco Bell plans for booze on the menu, will the buzz catch on?

On behalf of The Paul Wilkinson Law Firm, LLC posted in Car Accidents on Wednesday, September 23, 2015.

Most people in Colorado and across the nation know that drinking and driving is a problem. In the United States alone, a person dies every 51 minutes in an alcohol-related crash. That equates to roughly 30 people every day. Thirty people whose lives may have been saved had the guilty driver not chosen to make such a reckless decision. While some people blame legislators for not implementing stricter drunk-driving laws, others blame places where alcohol is consumed, saying not enough is being ...

Safety campaign seeks to put the brakes on truck accidents

On behalf of The Paul Wilkinson Law Firm, LLC posted in Truck Accidents on Wednesday, September 2, 2015.

Despite what we see in movies, catastrophic events are often triggered by seemingly small problems. Truck accidents are a good example. Most of the time, a truck crash that leads to a 12-car pileup is not the result of a high-speed police chase on the freeway. More often than not, the cause of the crash is something as simple as driver fatigue or bad brakes. With this in mind, readers will hopefully understand the significance of an annual event coming up next week. "Brake Safety Week" is spo...