Preventing Nursing Home Abuse

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Older people in nursing homes and other care facilities deserve our respect, dignity, and proper care and attention. Unfortunately, sometimes nursing homes fail in their duties and older people are actually physically or psychologically harmed by the negligent or intentional acts of their caregivers. This nursing home abuse can be caused by poorly qualified and […]

Who is Liable for a Construction Accident?

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Construction workers must deal with some of the most dangerous working conditions faced by employees in any industry. Construction workers face a variety of hazards, including falls from scaffolds and other elevations, being struck by moving or falling machinery, electrocution, health hazards resulting from exposure to asbestos and chemicals, injuries caused by defective or unsafe […]

Colorado Worker’s Compensation: Your Employer’s Responsibilities

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In Colorado, employers are required to purchase insurance for their employees from a workers’ compensation insurance carrier. When a worker is injured, his or her claim is filed with the insurance company, or self-insuring employer, who pays medical and disability benefits according to a state-approved formula. What if my Employer Fails to Provide Worker’s Compensation?In […]