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How Are Authorities Fighting the Spike in Fatal Pedestrian Crashes?

Another Aurora pedestrian has lost their life in an automobile vs. pedestrian incident. This has been an unfortunate trend in Colorado over the past few years, and the authorities are tired of it. The police and traffic authorities all over the state have launched programs to try to curb this growing epidemic. But will their efforts be met with success? Fighting Colorado’s Spike in Fatal Pedestrian Crashes At around 5:30 pm on August 6th, a truck towing a camping trailer backed into a sedan in a parking lot. The driver left the scene but stopped on East Mexico Avenue after being followed by the sedan. When the sedan driver and his wife stepped out to confront the other driver, the woman was struck by the camping trailer. She was then dragged several blocks. First responders took the woman to the hospital, but her injuries were too severe. The truck driver…
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What Makes an Employer Responsible for a Workplace Accident?

On Wednesday April 4th, work stopped at the construction site on 1200 Hidden Valley Parkway. A 25-year-old worker who was helping at the site of the Severance High School construction project was injured and rushed to the hospital. A steel beam had fallen 18 feet before striking the worker, leaving him with critical injuries. He was rushed to Medical Center of the Rockies, and investigators are now trying to figure out what caused this workplace accident. The worker who was struck by the steel beam at Severance High’s construction site did not recover from his injuries. That afternoon, he passed away at the hospital leaving behind loving friends and family. His loved ones gathered at Spring Canyon Park on April 10th to remember and honor the man. The school district as well as the company handling construction at the site have reached out to express their condolences. What Colorado Employees…
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Would You Tour Colorado from a Side Car?

There’s a new touring company in Denver, and it claims to be the first tour company of its kind in the entire country. City on the Side is offering people a chance to tour Denver and parts of Colorado from the vantage of a sidecar. But will its services interest motorcycle tourists, or is it just too touristy for a rider’s tastes? Will Touring Colorado from a Side Car Catch On? The freedom of the open road is often the call that beckons people to become riders of motorcycles, but will that call bring tourists to Denver? City on the Side sure hopes so. This company offers to take passengers on a tour of Denver and points beyond from the side car of a Ural. This type of tour hasn’t been tried before here in North America, but what better a place to start than Colorado? The company will take…
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