Protecting consumer rights and increasing public safety.

Public Resources

 

Colorado Citizen Advocacy Groups
American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado, works to protect civil rights & civil liberties in Colorado.
Build Our Homes Right, works to send a strong message to the construction industry and elected officials.
Progress Now, a Colorado based non-profit that seeks to advance progressive solutions to community problems.

 

National Advocacy Groups
American Association for Justice, promotes justice and fairness for injured people.
The Brennan Center for Justice, promotes equality and human dignity while safeguarding fundamental freedoms.
Center for Justice and Democracy, a non-profit that educates the public about the importance of the civil justice system.
Consumer Reports, works for a fair, just and safe workplace for consumers.
Consumer Watchdog, provides an effective voice for consumers in an era when special interests dominate.
National Employment Lawyers Association, advocates for employee rights and workplace fairness.
National Whistleblowers Center, dedicated to helping whistleblowers and improving corporate accountability.
Public Citizen, a non-profit consumer advocate group.
Snopes, a popular urban myth, rumor busting website.
WashLaw, a legal research site on the Web.
Workplace Fairness, protects employee rights.

 

Consumer Organizations
Alliance for Justice, ensures that the federal judiciary advances core constitutional values and access to the courts.
Americans For Insurance Reform, supports effective reforms of the property/casualty insurance industry.
Caps Harm Colorado, provides information about Colorado caps.
Citizens for Patient Safety, works for better healthcare outcomes.
The Center for Justice & Democracy, works to protect the civil justice system and fight tort reform.
Consumers Advancing Patient Safety, provides a collective voice to prevent harm in healthcare.
CoPIRG, stands up to powerful interests whenever they threaten health and safety, financial security and more.
Consumer Union, the policy and action division of Consumer Reports.
Consumer Federation of America, works to advance the consumer interest through research, advocacy, and education.
Public Justice, fights injustice and preserve access to the courts for ordinary people.

 

Colorado State Sites
Colorado Civil Rights Division, enforces the State's anti-discrimination laws.
Colorado Criminal Alternative Defense Counsel, represents indigent persons in criminal and juvenile delinquency cases.
Colorado Department of Labor, assists workers who have been injured on the job, ensures fair labor practices.
Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies, ensures that businesses thrive in an environment that protects consumers.
Colorado Department of Revenue, Collects most taxes, issues state identification cards or driver licenses and more.
Colorado Division of Insurance, regulates the insurance industry in Colorado.
Colorado Secretary of State
Public Defender, establishes the right to a level of criminal defense counsel services for indigent individuals with a crime.
Colorado State Government Home Page

 

Federal Sites
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, helps consumer finance markets work by making rules more effective.
Consumer Product Safety Commission, protects the public from risks of injury or death from consumer products.
Federal Highway Administration, supports state and local governments with the nation’s highway system.
Federal Trade Commission, prevents business practices that are anti-competitive or deceptive or unfair to consumers.
Department of Consumer Protection, works to ensure a fair and equitable workplace and safe products.
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, dedicated to achieving excellence in motor vehicle and highway safety.
U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, enforces federal laws that make it illegal to discriminate.
U.S. Department of Labor, focuses on safety for American workers.
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission - Division of Enforcement, conducts investigations into possible violations of federal securities laws.

 

Other
Consumer Information Center, offers Federal consumer publications.