What to Do After an Apartment Fire

Earlier this week we wrote about the sudden apartment fire that engulfed the Fitz Apartments in Aurora, Colorado. Two people did not escape the fire, and 15 more sustained serious injuries. Our thoughts are with the survivors and victims’ families. This is a shocking and overwhelming event to deal with; the event itself might cause … Continue reading

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Colorado Hit and Run Laws

On Monday we discussed a motorcycle accident in which an SUV pulled in front of a biker. Without any time to react, the biker collided with the vehicle. When the biker regained consciousness, the SUV was gone. If caught, the driver could face severe consequences. In June of 2012, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper passed a … Continue reading

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Liability in Apartment Fires

Last week, an apartment fire in Aurora, Colo. claimed the lives of two people and injured 15 others. Officials are still investigating the cause of the fire. However, if it had been an act of negligence on the part of the property owners, the residents would have certain legal rights. Resident Rights and Landlord Negligence … Continue reading

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SUV Hits Motorcycle, Drives Away

Neil Simon was riding his motorcycle through Colorado Springs when an SUV pulled in front of him. Simon said he had no time to react. The next thing he knew, he was on the ground and the vehicle was gone. Witnesses told him the driver took off after the accident. Simon, who says he is … Continue reading

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Death and Injury in Aurora Apartment Fire

Just weeks after a theater shooting in Aurora, Colo. shocked the nation, another tragedy befell the Denver suburb. On Monday, August 6, a fire in the Fitz Apartments complex killed two people and injured 15 others. At least one person jumped from the fourth story to escape the blaze. Witnesses say they helped residents escape … Continue reading

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