When people head out to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day the weekend of March 16th, McDivitt Law Firm will be picking up the tab on cab rides for those don’t have a designated ride home. It’s all part of McDivitt Makes a Difference, an initiative aimed at increasing education and safety in our community. The Safe Ride Home program is through Yellow Cab in Colorado Springs and City Cab in Pueblo, and will be offered between 10:00pm on Saturday, March 15th, 2014 through 3:00am on March 16th, 2014.
When it comes to winter driving with accumulated ice and snow, sometimes it’s best to stay home! If you have to drive – and most of us do – it’s a good idea to wait until snow plows and sanding crews have done their work. However, because we all have responsibilities which require driving to work or school, it is a good idea to know what to do if you find yourself sliding on an icy road.
Colorado used to be one of three states without an elder-abuse law – but not anymore, thanks to the work of a task force that met last summer and bipartisan legislation that was signed into law in May 2013.
According to the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT), motor vehicle injuries represent the leading cause of death among children age 3–14 years old in the U.S. (Source: NHTSA, 2008 data).
According to the staff of the Mayo Clinic, “Carpal tunnel syndrome is a progressively painful hand and arm condition caused by a pinched nerve in your wrist. A number of factors can contribute to carpal tunnel syndrome, including the anatomy of your wrist, certain underlying health problems and possibly patterns of hand use.”
Here’s another ad from Mike’s earlier days. This one was on the air in the early 2000s, and Mike shows how McDivitt Law Firm cuts through the red tape for our clients. Although our ads (and computers!) have changed since this first ran, we continue to work hard for our clients, navigating the confusion and… Read more »
Since the voter-approved Amendment 64 went into effect on Dec. 10, 2013, it has been legal in Colorado for anyone 21 and over to use marijuana or possess up to an ounce of marijuana for any purpose. Marijuana possession and use by people under 21 who aren’t medical-marijuana patients remains against the law.
Our commercials may have changed, but our message has stayed the same! Here’s one of Mike’s ads from the early 2000’s.
Congratulations to Ryan Hunt of Lewis-Palmer High School in Colorado Springs! He created the winning PSA for the 2014 Drive Smart Colorado High School Traffic Safety Challenge. The PSA portion of the Drive Smart Challenge is sponsored by McDivitt Law Firm. For winning, Ryan’s school, Lewis-Palmer, received a $500 donation from McDivitt, and Ryan’s PSA… Read more »
Nearly 30 people in the United States die in motor vehicle crashes involving an alcohol-impaired driver every day, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). This amounts to one death every 48 minutes. Furthermore, they calculate the cost of alcohol-related crashes totals more than $51 billion annually.