Will Pickering (left), construction safety instructor, demonstrates harness safety technique to Cristobal Delgado on a training scaffold at Haselden Construction, 6950 S. Potomac, Centennial, CO, on February 20, 2019. (Jeremy Sparig, Special to The Colorado Sun)

Focus on language helped drive down injuries for Spanish-speaking construction workers in Colorado

Efforts by insurers, construction companies and government to offer safety training also has financial benefit

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After facing U.S. Supreme Court criticism, Colorado’s civil rights division blasted by auditor as slow, not transparent

The Colorado auditor’s office found that the “division is slow to investigate complaints and the commission operates in a manner that is not transparent"

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Colorado’s reinsurance program could fall $50 million short next year, according to health insurer estimates

State wouldn’t be on the hook for cost overruns, but they could cause insurers to raise rates again for 2021