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Could Mobile Breathalyzers Prevent Drunk Driving Crashes in Colorado?

In an ongoing effort to prevent car crashes and save lives, officials at the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) are currently conducting a study to see how access to mobile breathalyzer devices could impact motorists’ decisions to drive after drinking alcohol. The hope is that, through this study, Colorado motorists will: Realize that even just […]

Motorcycle Accidents, Injuries & Deaths [Infographic]

As we recently reported, this summer season, Colorado has seen a spike in deadly motorcycle crashes. While even just one fatal wreck is one crash too many – especially for victims’ families, nonfatal motorcycle accidents can also have tragic outcomes, changing people’s lives and capabilities for years, if not forever. Revealing more about the impacts […]

Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in Colorado Hit New High in Summer 2016, CDOT Reports

Motorcyclists commonly hit the roads in greater numbers during the summer season when weather conditions are favorable and riding is an exhilarating way to get around and enjoy the outdoors. Tragically, however, this summer season has been one of the deadliest for Colorado riders in recent years. That’s because, as officials at the Colorado Department […]

Traumatic Brain Injuries: The Prevalence, Causes & Impacts [Infographic]

Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) are a leading cause of injury and death in the U.S. While TBIs can be caused by any number of accidents or events, in many cases, the negligent, careless or reckless actions of some party are a contributing factor. Uncovering more about the nature and impact of TBIs, the following infographic […]

Increase in Distracted Driving Crashes in Colorado Sparks New ‘Killer Habit’ Safety Campaign

The next time you get behind the wheel, put your cellphone in a place where you can’t access it while you drive and try to get to your destination without touching your cellphone. That’s the new challenge that officials at the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) are urging drivers to take in order to: Reduce […]

Safety Alert: Summer Is the Season of Pool-Related Slip & Fall Accidents

Slip and fall accidents can happen anytime and nearly anywhere. In the summer season, however, pools are one of the most common sites for slip and falls. When these accidents occur around pools, there is generally a far greater chance that victims can sustain traumatic brain injuries (if heads slam into hard, concrete ground) or […]

Distracted Driver Causes Deadly Bicycle Accident in Longmont, Kills 8-Year-Old Girl

On the heels of a fatal bike crash in Weld County, another life has been tragically taken in a deadly bicycle accident – with the latest victim being an 8-year-old girl. According to Longmont investigators, this fatal crash took place just after 3:20pm on Friday, May 20th as the young victim, who was riding alongside […]

Investigators Still Searching for Answers in Fort Lupton Fatal Bicycle Accident

A 59-year-old man is now dead as result of a horrific bicycle accident that occurred in Fort Lupton just a few weeks ago. According to investigators with the Weld County Police Department (WCPD), this deadly bicycle accident occurred at around 7:30 am on Friday, May 20th, just west of Highway 85 on Weld County Road […]

Memorial Day Kicks Off “100 Deadliest Days” for Motorists

Memorial Day weekend is traditionally the unofficial kickoff of the summer season. Unfortunately, however, it’s also the start of a season that has been deemed to be the “100 Deadliest Days for Drivers.”1 That’s because, from Memorial Day through Labor Day, there’s typically a huge jump in the number of car accidents that occur on […]

6 Riding Safety Tips for Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

Throughout spring and summer the number of motorcyclists on the road will increase. It is important for both motorists and motorcyclists to be aware of one another. – David Teater, a transportation safety director at the National Safety Council (NSC)1 With more motorcyclists hitting the roads in May as the weather warms up, authorities across […]