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Do I Need a Doctor for My Workers’ Compensation Case?

Injuries related to your job could be occupational (happen over time) or specific (ex; falling at work). If you are injured from a job-related illness or accident, your employer’s workers’ compensation insurance should be responsible to cover all reasonable and necessary medical treatment. The treatment is meant to cure your…

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Are Pets Included in the Contaminated Water Lawsuit?

Since August of 2016, McDivitt Law Firm has been working with residents in the Fountain / Security / Widefield area who have suffered illnesses or injuries due to contaminated water. The contamination has been linked to firefighting foam, as it was used for decades during training exercises on Peterson Air…

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How to Collect Uninsured / Underinsured Motorist Benefits

Despite the fact that Colorado requires all drivers to maintain minimum levels of insurance on their vehicles, many do not. In fact, in 2012, Colorado ranked 9th in the country among states with the highest number of uninsured drivers. If you have been injured in an accident with an uninsured…

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What Happens If You Are Injured by an Uninsured / Underinsured Motorist?

Being involved in a car accident can be a traumatic experience – even if the accident isn’t serious. You may be recovering from injuries and unable to work during your recovery. Your car may be totaled and you may be left trying to determine who will pay for all of…

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Is it a Car Crash or a Car Accident?

We all use this term—car accident. In fact, we probably don’t even think twice about what that term really means; what using the term “accident” says about what actually happened. “Accident” is defined as “an unfortunate incident that happens unexpectedly and unintentionally, typically resulting in damage or injury.” It also…

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