John R. Fuller P.C.

1736 Race Street
Denver, CO 80206

(303) 597-4500

Colorado State FlagIn 2014, there were 32,675 traffic deaths across the United States. In the state of Colorado, between the years 2002 and 2015, the state of Colorado had between 411 and 677 deaths annually. You may wonder about the primary cause of these fatal accidents. AutoInsurance.com conducted a study regarding the causes of fatal accidents. There were nine primary causes of auto fatalities, including:
Three dimensional apps on smartphone.Using your smartphone while driving is not smart– and in most states, it is illegal. Checking your text messages, surfing the Internet, and talking on the phone can be a deadly mistake. Yet, your phone is not all bad. There are apps out there that will actually make you a better driver. There are apps to help you avoid a distracted driving accident, apps that can monitor your driving habits, help you safe fuel, and even apps to help you avoid road hazards.
voiture sportiveThe San Diego-based automotive brand analysis firm, Strategic Visions recently released its “Customer Love Index” for 2015 model-year vehicles. The report indicated that Americans are definitely not enamored with hybrids. In fact, the only class of vehicles that scored below the minivan was the hybrid. But what exactly is the most loved car of 2015?
Woman In Car Texting On Mobile Phone Whilst DrivingInfotainment is a new buzzword for everything that is both informative and entertaining. Infotainment pieces can be articles, blogs, and even videos. They can be found on our computers, our smartphones, and even in our cars. In fact, infotainment is everywhere –and this constant accessibility may be killing us.
mit Schnupfen AutofahrenWe’ve all been there—you are right in the middle of rush hour traffic on a Friday afternoon, the sun is in your eyes and you feel a sneeze coming on. According to some research, more than two million drivers have crashed because of a sneeze while they were driving, and at least a third of adults believe driving is the worst time to sneeze. In fact, sneezing can have disastrous, or even fatal consequences when it happens to a driver. A 79-year old Australian woman died in 2014 after a sneeze caused her to jerk the wheel of her car, causing a rollover. A school teacher in Missouri lost control of her car in 2012 after a sneeze, running into another driver, who lost her life in the accident.
portrait of shocked male driver closing face with handsColorado is a major destination for families during the holiday season as visitors to the state can engage in superb snow skiing as well as many other Christmas activities. As an example, the capital city of Colorado, Denver, offers many Christmas activities for the entire family. The Denver Botanic Gardens celebrates the season with more than a million Christmas lights illuminating the seventeen acres. The Denver Zoo offers more than 38 acres of light-adorned trees and grounds, even offering animated animal light displays, hot cider and roasted nuts.

Car with smashed windshieldA Boeing jetliner crashed near the East Midlands airport in England in 1989. The crash occurred during an emergency landing, killing a full third of the passengers on board. Doctors who attended to the survivors of the crash, found those who had “braced” prior to the crash, were less likely to have brain trauma or concussions, regardless of where they sat on the plane. The “brace” position in an airplane is head bend forward, feet planted on the floor. Since 1967, the FAA has been studying the brace position, using crash dummies. There have been some adjustments made on the exact posture for those in an anticipated crash, however the basic principles have remained the same.

pot-in-jar-smSince the advent of the motor vehicle, drunk drivers have plagued our streets and highways. But now, a federal report tells us a new threat is becoming increasingly prevalent- drugged driving. Even you may have even driven under the influence of drugs – and not even been aware you were impaired. But what exactly is considered drugged driving, and is drugged driving as dangerous as driving drunk?