Although the COVID-19 pandemic dampened the number of car crashes throughout much of the U.S. in 2020, Nevada was an exception. In 2020, the number of fatal car crashes in Nevada increased by more than 3 percent, and sadly, 2021 doesn’t look much better. Many of these accidents are attributable to excess speed, distracted driving, and driving while impaired. Below,… Read More »Las Vegas Car Accident Report for September 2021
The number of fatal car crashes throughout Nevada increased sharply in 2021, with the first five months of the year marking a more than 30 percent increase in the number of traffic fatalities. Though each crash is different, most are attributed to a few common factors. Taking action to avoid these factors can decrease your risk of being involved in… Read More »Top 7 Causes of Car Crashes in Las Vegas, Nevada
Personal injury lawyers make up about 10 percent of the 800,000 to 1.2 million total attorneys practicing in the U.S. This area of law practice can involve long hours and stressful cases, but can also be one of the most rewarding career choices. As a personal injury lawyer, you’ll be able to represent people dealing with serious, potentially life-altering injuries… Read More »How College Students Can Grow a Successful Personal Injury Law Career
If you or a loved one has been injured by someone else’s reckless or negligent actions, you may be wondering what to do next. It’s important to find an experienced personal injury attorney to protect your legal rights, advocate on your behalf, and help you get the compensation you need to recover. Why You Need a Personal Injury Attorney Not… Read More »When Should You Hire A Personal Injury Attorney?
In the two decades since personal cell phones became commonplace, almost all U.S. states—including Nevada—have enacted laws prohibiting drivers from texting, surfing, or talking without a hands-free device while behind the wheel. But these laws haven’t deterred all drivers from driving while distracted. Each year, inattentive drivers are responsible for more than a million crashes on U.S. roads. If you… Read More »Have You Suffered a Personal Injury Due to Distracted Driving?
If you’ve been injured in an accident, you may have far more questions than answers. When will you recover? What will your life look like afterward? And what can you do now to protect yourself and your loved ones in the future? In many situations, the answer to some of these questions will depend on whether you have a personal… Read More »Is It Worth Getting a Personal Injury Lawyer?
Road rage is on the rise—and is currently responsible for more than 50 percent of all auto accidents. Aggressive driving and extreme driving behaviors like following too closely, changing lanes without signaling, and speeding lead to injury and death on a daily basis. However, understanding the facts about road rage can help you prevent an accident. Below, we’ll discuss some… Read More »How Road Rage Put’s Nevada Drivers At Risk Of A Car Accident
Statistics show that the average U.S. driver will be involved in three to four car accidents during their driving life. If you’re lucky, these accidents will all be minor fender benders that don’t seriously damage your vehicle or cause any injuries. But unfortunately, each year more than 38,000 people are killed in crashes on U.S. roads, while another 4.4 million… Read More »Most Common Car Accident Scenarios: Who’s Liable?
When you’re looking for an attorney to represent you in a personal injury claim, it’s crucial to find someone you can trust. After all, for many personal injury plaintiffs, the subject of the lawsuit represents one of the most traumatic and painful experiences of their lives. A good attorney will earn that trust through their reputation and actions, not slick… Read More »6 Tips for Finding the Best Personal Injury Lawyer
Personal injury is one of the broadest categories of civil law—these claims can encompass everything from defamation to dog bites to defective products. But when it comes to filing personal injury claims, what do Nevada attorneys tend to see the most often? The answers may surprise you. Below, we’ll discuss five common types of personal injury claims filed in Nevada’s… Read More »The Five Most Common Types of Nevada Personal Injury Claims