Tag Archives: driver error

Using a Smartphone While Driving, Not So Smart…  

Using a Smartphone While Driving, Not So Smart - Hull and ZimmermanMany of us are culprits of the occasional peek at our phone while sitting at the intersection or driving slow, but the fact is, even if you’re stopped or moving along at a snail’s pace, your phone should be entirely off-limits when you’re behind the wheel.  Driving is difficult enough with the usual distractions: food, music, kids, construction, etc. Adding a smartphone to the mix is not only irresponsible, but can lead to destruction, injury, and death.  (more…)

Distracted Driving and Injuries…  

Distracted Driving and Injuries - Hull and Zimmerman Most of us don’t think much about getting behind the wheel of a car, we just do it and assume the best, because more often than not, we arrive where we’re going without incident.  However, as we all know, that’s not always the case.  And with the constant rise of smartphone use, the odds of being injured by a distracted driver are also on the rise.   (more…)

Colorado judge rejects plea agreement for fatal ro…  

On Friday, March 14 Weld County Court Judge Michele Meyer rejected a plea agreement that would allow Anthony Alacca, 22, to avoid jail time after causing a rollover accident that killed three people and injured one person. The accident occurred in August of 2013 when Alacca was driving north on U.S. Route 85 from Greeley. He fell asleep while driving, causing the car to lose control and roll. Michael and Mariah Lynn de la Rosa and Michael Gnoato all died at the scene. Mariah Motschman, Alacca's girlfriend, was critically  injured and remains in a Denver hospital. The attorneys at [firm-name], advocate for the victims of serious accidents and their families. If you have sustained serious injuries as the result of someone else's negligence, you could be entitled to financial compensation. Call our office today at (303) 423-1770.