Tag Archives: personal injury attorney

Concussions and Your Rights…  

Concussions have gotten some attention over the past years mainly because of an outpouring of NFL players who have come forward with brain injuries.  These injuries have been proven to be caused by sustaining significant blows to the head forcing the NFL to reexamine their medical protocols and overall practicing methods.Many people experience concussions without even knowing.  These cases can be in children who are involved in contact sports, those involved in a forceful blow due to a car accident, those who work on construction sites and are injured by heavy machinery, and many more.  If you endure a head injury leading to a concussion, it’s important to know your rights.(more…)

Hiring a Personal Injury Attorney for a Complex Re…  

Hiring a Personal Injury Attorney for a Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) ClaimComplex Regional Pain (CRPS), sometimes called Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD), is a painful condition that can occur throughout the body due to injury or illness brought on by the debilitated peripheral or central nervous system.  

When a person experiences CRPS the pain is oftentimes overwhelming and can lead to loss of work, exercise, and usual daily activities and routine.  A personal injury attorney can help in these very serious cases.

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Making Personal Injury Claims with a Pre-Existing …  

Making Personal Injury Claims with a Pre-Existing Condition - Hull & Zimmerman P.CWhen a person is involved in an accident due to the negligence of another, it is the injured party’s right to seek compensation.  However, what if the injured party has a pre-existing condition that they’ve had prior to the occurrence?  

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The Most Common Construction Worker Injuries…  

Construction Worker Injuries

Construction workers work in dangerous conditions daily. Oftentimes there’s heavy, moving machinery and several people doing various jobs. These things contribute to a chaotic atmosphere that’s prime for accidents. Strict working guidelines and regulations have been developed for this industry because worker safety needs to be a priority.  

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Your Wrongful Death Lawsuit Questions Answered…  

Your Wrongful Death Lawsuit Questions Answered - Hull & Zimmerman PCWhen a loved one has been killed due to the negligence of another, emotions run high.  It can be very difficult for families to deal with all of the legalities and specifics that go into a wrongful death lawsuit.  

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Should I Hire a Personal Injury Attorney?…  

Should I Hire a Personal Injury Attorney - Hull & Zimmerman PCSometimes it’s unclear whether hiring a personal injury attorney is the right decision to make.  It’s not always an obvious move and can get a bit overwhelming.  

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Tips for Being a Safe and Smart Pedestrian in Colo…  

Tips for Being a Safe and Smart Pedestrian in ColoradoColorado has become a very pedestrian-friendly state, especially in the Denver metro area.  Bikes and motorized scooters are commonly used in the busy downtown areas of Colorado, and walkers are ever present.  So, how do pedestrians stay safe in those car-congested areas? By being smart.(more…)

Risperdal manufacturer to pay Colorado nearly $4 m…  

Colorado will receive approximately $4 million of a $181 million settlement from Johnson & Johnson after a lawsuit accused the company of marketing Risperdal, an anti-psychotic drug, using deceptive and unlawful means.The lawsuit alleged that Risperdal's manufacturer, Janssen Pharmaceutical Inc., a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson, ghost wrote articles in medical journals touting the drug's efficacy in treating patients with dementia.It is unlawful for drug manufacturers to market their products for uses beyond those they have Food and Drug Administration approval. Risperdal is only approved to treat bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. Johnson & Johnson is assuming no fault in the settlement, claiming it wants to avoid costly legal battles.When manufacturers mislead consumers into buying their products, they can be held liable for any injuries that occur as a direct result of their deceptive marketing. If you have been hurt due to false claims made in a product's marketing, contact the product liability lawyers of Hull & Zimmerman, P.C., at (303) 423-1770.

Man threatens to sue reality television star after…  

Ronnie Ortiz-Magro, cast member of MTV's popular reality program Jersey Shore, is facing threats of a lawsuit after beating up a man in a Seaside Heights, NJ, bar.Justin Viterito, the man planning to file the lawsuit, claims that he and Ortiz-Magro were drinking together at Bamboo Bar. He states that one of his friends was pushed from behind by someone affiliated with the show as he approached. Viterito went to see what was wrong, at which point he was punched in the face by Ortiz-Magro.The altercation erupted into a brawl. During the disruption, Viterito claims one of the bar's bouncers grabbed him, putting him in a headlock while Ortiz-Magro continued punching him.Viterito might have good reason to file an intentional tort. If you have been hurt through the irresponsible or malicious actions of others, contact the personal injury attorneys of Hull & Zimmerman, P.C., at (303) 423-1770.

Man suing Arby’s restaurant after urinal bur…  

A man is suing a Monument-area Arby's, claiming that a urinal burned his genitals.The lawsuit claims that the urinal emitted a burst of steam while he was using it, causing the burns. It alleges that when he complained to an employee, the response he received indicated that this was a common problem that occurred with the urinal while the kitchen sink was in use.The man is seeking damages for financial losses from his injuries and hopes to settle the suit outside of court.The incident occurred two years ago, barely making the statute of limitations for personal injury cases. If you've been hurt through the negligence of someone else, you only have a limited amount of time to file a claim. Contact the personal injury lawyers of Hull & Zimmerman, P.C., at (303) 423-1770 to learn more about your legal options.