Tips for working in cold weather

It isn’t uncommon to work in cold, windy and wet conditions during the winter months in Colorado. Therefore, it is important to learn how to work in those conditions so that you can avoid frostbite, falling on hard surfaces or other issues that may occur while performing tasks during periods

Should drivers adjust for winter road conditions?

Winter is not always a “wonderland” when snow and ice cover the roads. Drivers could find themselves nervously attempting to navigate the dangerous conditions. Some drivers may not care about how slick Colorado roads become after snow falls. These drivers could drive recklessly, increasing the chances of a collision. Safer

The most common car accident injuries

Car accident victims in Colorado almost always have some injuries, even when they have only been involved in a minor fender-bender. Whether they are immediately visible or not, you’ll likely require some time to recover after a crash. Whiplash Whiplash is one of the most common car accident injuries in both minor

Nursing can be a dangerous profession

In Denver, Colorado, nursing is one of the most rewarding professions that there is. Unfortunately, being a nurse is also one of the most dangerous jobs. There are various reasons for that. When nurses are injured while on the job, they have cause to file for workers’ compensation benefits. Long,

Flight attendant for Delta Airlines wins workers’ comp appeal

Workers in Colorado are exposed to many different kinds of occupational hazards. Sometimes, the origin of a person’s illness is related to a work condition that they were unaware of initially. A flight attendant with Delta Airlines recently won a workers’ compensation claim lawsuit over an illness she contracted from

Injuries road construction workers can face

In Colorado, any type of construction work has its inherent dangers. However, some projects are riskier than others. For those who are stationed in work zones, it can place them in jeopardy that goes beyond the normal challenges with construction. Since injuries are so common in this type of work,

Is Labor Day weekend a dangerous time to drive?

Over Labor Day weekend, hitting the road becomes a popular option for Colorado residents looking to enjoy picnics, sporting events and many other festivities. All the fun comes with some responsibilities, including being a careful driver. The risks of car crashes increase on three-day weekends. Three-day weekends and driving dangers

3 tips for protecting your eyes in the construction industry

Construction workers in Colorado face a lot of work hazards, including eye injuries. According to the National Center for Biotechnology Information, construction workers are more at risk for eye injuries than workers in any other industry. In fact, around 20% of workplace eye injuries happen in construction. Why is it

The rate of fatal crashes has gone up 24% since 2019

You probably completely ignore one of the biggest risks you take every day. When you get behind the wheel of a car or ride as a passenger in someone else’s vehicle, you are at risk of getting into a crash. Thankfully, with improved safety features in modern vehicles, recent years

Distracted driving: A leading cause of motor vehicle accidents

Distracted driving remains one of the biggest causes of fatalities in motor vehicle accidents in Colorado. According to the latest data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), there were just over 36,000 fatalities in 2019. What’s worse is that one of five people killed by distracted drivers were