Month: October 2017

Types of injuries suffered by motorcyclists

On behalf of The Paul Wilkinson Law Firm, LLC posted in Motorcycle Accidents on Wednesday, October 18, 2017.

Colorado motorcyclists are likely aware that riding their choice of vehicles can be particularly dangerous, especially if they fail to wear all of their safety gear. However, safety gear is bulky and sometimes uncomfortable. As such, some motorcyclists decide to stop wearing certain pieces of gear even though it puts them at risk. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention studied the cases of more than 1.2 million motorcyclists who were treated in emergency rooms across the U.S. between ...

3 tips for driving safely in heavy traffic after a Broncos game

On behalf of The Paul Wilkinson Law Firm, LLC posted in blog on Wednesday, October 4, 2017.

Now that football season is here, you will probably head out to a few Broncos games. This is a huge part of Denver culture, and it is important for you to have fun at a big game. However, after every game, there is always that heavy traffic you dread. Driving in bumper-to-bumper traffic can be dangerous, especially because you never know if other drivers are drunk, distracted or aggravated after the game. Here are three tips for you to drive safely. 1. Plan ahead Remember that traffic ...

Driving safely around semi trucks

On behalf of The Paul Wilkinson Law Firm, LLC posted in Truck Accidents on Wednesday, October 4, 2017.

Navigating around semi trucks on Colorado roadways is never fun for the drivers of passenger vehicles. Large trucks tend to drift in and out of their lanes and are known for having numerous dangerous blind spots. However, by following certain tips, there are ways motorists can safely share the roads with big rigs and other large commercial vehicles. Those who find themselves driving next to a large semi truck should take no chances. For example, many drivers want to speed up to cut off a truc...