Following an accident or injury, it could very well take years or even the rest of your life to deal with the effects. Considering the added expense and unexpected change to your life, you will certainly require substantial compensation for medical costs, lost wages as well as pain & suffering. Beyond the immediate challenge of your injury lies a heavy financial burden. Often times, Continue Reading
An occupational illness or disease is different from a regular job injury in that the injury occurs over a period of time rather than from a specific event. Carpal tunnel syndrome is one of the most common occupational diseases and is especially prevalent in jobs where a lot of repetitive motion is involved. Many office workers who type heavily have to deal with this condition. Carpal tunnel Continue Reading
Injuries to the shoulder area are especially common among athletes and injured workers. If you’re high up on a ladder and fall on a concrete surface, it’s likely your shoulder will take the brunt of the impact. Following injuries like this, many Colorado workers and athletes undergo shoulder pain surgery to mitigate the effects of the fall. Once the surgery is complete, surgeons would Continue Reading
Recently, we've reported on a bill (federal) sponsored by two members of Colorado's congressional delegation regarding natural gas fracking, or a way of extracting natural gas that involves high pressures of water, sand and chemicals. The bill being sponsored by Reps. Diana DeGette and Jared Polis would require companies engaging in natural gas fracking to disclose the chemicals they're using Continue Reading
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