PersonalInjury

Why Are Three Sturgis Icons Being Sued for Personal Injury?

Have you ever been to the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally? Once a year, riders from all across the country gather at the largest and most well-known motorcycle gatherings in the entire world. Burn out contests, food, drinks, activities and concerts take over the little town of Sturgis for nearly two weeks, but last year a few… read more

Automotive Safety: Is Your Ford Explorer Leaking Carbon Monoxide?

Numerous consumer complaints claim one of America’s most popular SUVs has a potentially fatal defect. According to more than 450 complaints filed with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), Ford Explorer models between the years of 2011 to 2017 may leak carbon monoxide and exhaust fumes into cabins while people are driving. People injured… read more

Can This Federal Law Speed Up Your Personal Injury Case?

Medical records are an extremely important part of any personal injury case because they help assess the amount of damages plaintiffs may receive. However, pulling records for these cases, was until recently, a time-consuming and expensive process. Much to the displeasure of attorneys and their clients, it could take several months and cost thousands of… 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

Patrick DiBenedetto Makes Top 10 List for Best Colorado Personal Injury Attorneys

We are happy to announce that Patrick DiBenedetto, Metier Law Firm’s managing partner, has been selected by the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys (AIOPIA) to be on its annual list of 10 Best Personal Injury Attorneys in Colorado for client satisfaction. Only the ‘best of the best’ are selected for this award, as the… read more

What is a Hospital Lien, Anyway?

A trip to the hospital is never fun, especially if you are there to receive treatment for an injury caused by someone else’s negligence. Adding to the pain of your personal injury could be the threat of lost wages if you are unable to work, and long-term medical problems that could affect the rest of… read more

When My Robot Hits Your Robot: Who is at Fault in a Self-Driving Car Accident?

Major tech and auto companies are currently developing cars that can operate without drivers. Self-driving cars use software, sensors, and computers to navigate roads and avoid obstacles. Can these vehicles get into accidents? Some reports suggest self-driving cars are “too careful” to operate near human drivers. One report from Google shows 13 incidents where self-driving… read more