Yearly Archives: 2016

Metier Law Firm Donates $25,000 to the New Realities for Children Campus

Metier Law Firm has donated $25,000 to Realities for Children to help the organization build its Homebase and Youth Campus facility. Realities for Children launched a brick fundraising campaign in September to reach its $900,000 goal for the new facility in Larimer County. Every dollar donated was matched by the Richardson Foundation. Participants gathered in… read more

Did You Know About this Hidden Electric Car Danger?

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has released new guidelines for electronic and hybrid cars weighing under 10,000 pounds. NHTSA guidelines will require these cars to make audible sounds while travelling at speeds up to 18.6 miles per hour. After reaching 18.6 miles per hour, vehicles produce sounds caused by tires and wind noise.… read more

Has Legal Marijuana Caused an Increase in Car Accidents?

Transportation officials across the country are concerned legal marijuana use could increase the number of drugged driving accidents. Research linking marijuana to accidents is problematic because it is difficult to test drivers impaired by the substance. Blood tests show that a driver has used marijuana, but not that they were impaired at the time of… read more

Tom Metier Sets Colorado Record After Securing $52,000,000 Verdict

Tom Metier, the senior managing partner of Metier Law Firm, has secured the largest personal injury verdict in Colorado’s history after completing a two-week trial in Denver District Court. The lawsuit focused on a claim of negligence against an at-fault driver and a product liability claim against a seatbelt manufacturer. Tom represented a Colorado woman… read more

The Motorcycling Tip You’ve Never Heard

There are many ways to hurt yourself while riding a motorcycle. Most of those ways involve crashing, but did you know that there’s at least one way to hurt yourself without crashing your bike? It’s actually highly preventable, too. So, what is the injury that the motorcycling community is neglecting and why does everyone neglect… read more

Tom Metier Joins Boards of Two Commercial Trucking Safety Organizations

Two weeks ago, Metier Law Firm, LLC, announced that Tom Metier joined the board of regents for the Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys (ATAA). He also joined the advisory board for the Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America (APITLA). This will allow Tom Metier to have a hands-on role in advocating for improved… read more

7 Tips for Riding a Harley-Davidson

Riding a motorcycle is probably one of the most liberating experiences of your life. And if you chose to make a Harley-Davidson a part of your riding experience, then you’ve started quite the adventure. However, there are some things you need to know about riding a Harley… 7 Harley-Davidson Riding Tips Lifestyle—One of the main… read more