Preparing Your Car for a Colorado Winter

As we transition to winter here in the Colorado Rockies, the roads will continue to become more dangerous for inexperienced drivers. Every year, thousands of individuals get in avoidable wrecks on our roadways, but the good news is that a bit of preparation can do wonders for your safety and the safety of others this [...]

By |2018-11-14T18:41:52+00:00October 31st, 2018|Categories: Accident, Automobile, Blog|Comments Off on Preparing Your Car for a Colorado Winter

5 Phrases to Avoid After a Car Accident

Do You Know What 5 Phrases to Avoid After a Car Accident? The moments that follow a car accident can be scary and confusing. Your emotions are likely running high and so is your adrenaline. During the first few minutes and hours after a car accident, the things you say can and WILL be used [...]

By |2018-11-14T18:41:56+00:00August 25th, 2017|Categories: Accident, CO Springs Accident Injury Attorneys, Colorado Springs Car Accident Attorneys|Tags: |Comments Off on 5 Phrases to Avoid After a Car Accident

Finding the Right Repair Shop After a Car Accident

According to the insurance industry, the average adult will file an auto collision claim approximately once every 17.9 years. This means that, over the course of an average lifetime, you are likely to be involved in three to four car accidents. That doesn’t necessarily mean you will be involved in a serious car accident or fatal [...]

By |2018-11-14T18:42:00+00:00February 26th, 2017|Categories: Accident, Blog, Colorado Springs Personal Injury Attorney|Tags: |Comments Off on Finding the Right Repair Shop After a Car Accident

How do Insurance Companies Value Claims?

  If you've been injured in a car accident, or due to the negligent actions of another person or organization, you may be asking yourself, "How do insurance companies value claims?". The answer is that insurance companies use different methods to evaluate personal injury claims. One old, traditional method that was frequently used in the [...]

By |2018-11-14T18:42:01+00:00August 11th, 2016|Categories: Accident, Automobile, Automobile Insurance, Bad Faith Insurance/Breach of Contract, Personal Injury, Settlements|Tags: |Comments Off on How do Insurance Companies Value Claims?

How Much Car Insurance do You Need to Carry in Colorado?

Car insurance combines several types of coverage into one policy. Typically, your auto/car/truck policy will include some combination of comprehensive, collision, medical, liability and uninsured motorist coverage. So what do you need? It depends on your specific situation. Liability coverage pays for the damage you cause to others if your car is involved in an accident. It also protects you [...]

By |2018-11-14T18:42:01+00:00August 9th, 2016|Categories: Accident, Automobile, Automobile Insurance, Insurance Claims, Medical Coverage, Personal Injury|Tags: |Comments Off on How Much Car Insurance do You Need to Carry in Colorado?

Attorney Fees in Personal Injury Cases

Throughout the United States, most attorneys who practice in the area of personal injury law charge a contingency fee of 1/3 of the gross settlement amount. In fact, in some states, the attorney cannot charge more than this. Normally, an attorney who settles a case without having to file a lawsuit, will charge 1/3 of [...]

By |2018-11-14T18:42:01+00:00August 4th, 2016|Categories: Accident, Personal Injury|Tags: |Comments Off on Attorney Fees in Personal Injury Cases

How can you recover Punitive Damages in a Car Accident?

Punitive damages are a type of damages awarded by a judge or jury that do not compensate you for your injuries but punish the defendant for his actions or wrongdoing. So, they are damages that go beyond what is necessary to make the plaintiff or injured party whole. They are extra damages that an injured [...]

By |2018-11-14T18:42:02+00:00August 4th, 2016|Categories: Accident, Jury Awards, Personal Injury, Settlements|Tags: |Comments Off on How can you recover Punitive Damages in a Car Accident?

How do I choose the right Personal Injury Attorney?

Choosing a personal injury attorney that will obtain the best results for you is very important! I will explain here what to look for when choosing an attorney in personal injury cases like car accidents, motorcycle accidents, slip and falls, dog attacks, and all other personal injury situations. Specialty.You want to choose an attorney who [...]

By |2018-11-14T18:42:02+00:00July 26th, 2016|Categories: Accident, Automobile, Motorcycle, Personal Injury|Comments Off on How do I choose the right Personal Injury Attorney?

How do I get my Car Accident Report?

A police accident report contains many necessary facts about your crash. The investigating officer usually states his or her opinion as to who is at fault or the cause of the accident. This can be important later when your attorney is trying to argue your case and will argue that you were not the cause [...]

By |2018-11-14T18:42:02+00:00July 26th, 2016|Categories: Accident, Automobile, Insurance Claims, Motorcycle, Personal Injury|Comments Off on How do I get my Car Accident Report?

How to select the Best Personal Injury Attorney

Experienced Personal Injury Lawyer It is important to hire a personal injury lawyer with knowledge and experience in handling personal injury claims. Rector Law Firm has over 75 years experience in personal injury claims and jury trials.  We are a "local" law firm in Colorado Springs.  When selecting the right attorney you want to be [...]

By |2018-11-14T18:42:03+00:00June 7th, 2016|Categories: Accident, Automobile, Insurance Claims, Personal Injury, Protected Riders, Settlements|Comments Off on How to select the Best Personal Injury Attorney