The 13 Most Dangerous Intersections in Pueblo

Using data from 2014, the PPD has put together a list of the most dangerous intersections in Pueblo. Kathleen Krager, the traffic engineering division manager for the city of Colorado Springs says the information gained from compiling the list is used to identify areas where city traffic engineers can implement modifications to...

Falling Poses a Serious Danger for the Elderly

Falling poses a serious danger for the elderly. So much so, that the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) are working to increase healthcare provider’s understanding of the dangers of falling. Falls lead to approximately 27,000 fatalities each year, and sadly, most of those at risk are older Americans. The issue...

The Importance of Rest After a Brain Injury

Many advancements have been made recently in the diagnosis and treatment of brain injuries. Despite all these advancements, however, the primary prescription for those suffering a brain injury remains “rest.” The term “rest” is somewhat of a relative term, meaning different things to different people, and all based on what...

Understanding Speed Limits

Pueblo Car Accident Lawyers Smith & Smith Speed limits have actually been around even longer than cars have. In fact, 200 years before the automobile was invented, Newport, Rhode Island banned galloping horses on main roads to prevent injuries to pedestrians. In Boston, travel for horse-drawn carriages was limited to...

Crash Fatalities Increased Dramatically in 2015 | Pueblo Personal Injury

According to the National Safety Council (NSC), advancements in safety technology can only carry the traffic accident statistics so far. Apparently lower gas prices and a stronger economy were more influential factors in contributing to the largest increase in car accident fatalities in the past five decades. The final tally...