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What to Do if You’re Injured in a Boating Collision [in Nevada]

Despite its desert reputation, Nevada offers some of the country’s hottest destinations for fishers, jet skiers, and other boating enthusiasts. Lake Tahoe, Lake Mead, the Colorado River, and Pyramid Lake see hundreds of thousands of visitors each year. Unfortunately, these gorgeous bodies of water come at a cost—with about 130 annual boat crashes that result in injury or death, Nevada… Read More »What to Do if You’re Injured in a Boating Collision [in Nevada]

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What Happens When You’re Hit By an Uninsured Driver in Nevada

A shocking 12.6 percent (or one in eight) U.S. motorists is currently operating without valid auto insurance. Unfortunately, because these drivers also tend to be judgment-proof due to their lack of income or assets, their simple act of driving a car can put other drivers at physical and financial risk. If you’re injured by an uninsured or underinsured motorist, how… Read More »What Happens When You’re Hit By an Uninsured Driver in Nevada

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Real Water Recall Notice

Henderson, Nevada-based Real Water, Inc. has been under fire after its recent recall of Real Water drinking water, with some consumers reporting side effects ranging from nausea and vomiting to liver failure. After an investigation by the FDA and the Southern Nevada Health District revealed that multiple cases of non-viral hepatitis were connected to consumption of Real Water, the company… Read More »Real Water Recall Notice

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Understanding Nevada’s Pedestrian Right-of-Way Laws

Being a pedestrian in Nevada can be a risky prospect. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that Nevada had the eighth-highest pedestrian fatality rate in the nation for 2018 (the last year for which data is available). That year, 79 pedestrians were killed—an increase of nearly double over the last five years. All but five of these pedestrian… Read More »Understanding Nevada’s Pedestrian Right-of-Way Laws

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Who’s Liable — and Who Pays — in a Nevada Ride-Share Crash?

In the decade since Uber and Lyft were launched, these ride-share companies—and others—have changed the face of the taxi industry. But because so many ride-share drivers are independent contractors and aren’t employed by a parent company, assessing liability and apportioning damages in a ride-share crash can be complicated. If you’ve recently been involved in an Uber or Lyft car accident… Read More »Who’s Liable — and Who Pays — in a Nevada Ride-Share Crash?

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Three Things You Should Do After a Motorcycle Accident

Nevada’s long desert highways make it an ideal landscape for motorcycle enthusiasts. Unfortunately, this hobby can pose many unique dangers. In 2018—the most recent year for which data is available—nearly 5,000 motorcyclists were killed while riding. These fatal motorcycle accidents consistently occur 27 times more frequently (per mile driven) than other types of motor vehicle crashes, even though around 95… Read More »Three Things You Should Do After a Motorcycle Accident

Wrongful Death: Why You Need a Wrongful Death Attorney

{“type”:”block”,”srcClientIds”:[“c636726a-fb12-4fe3-94f1-1da8aacd3790″],”srcRootClientId”:””}Many of us have heard the horror stories of a young and beautiful prom queen getting struck down by a drunk driver, or the husband coming home from work is texting on his phone and runs a red light, only to cause a fatal accident. Unfortunately, these occurrences happen more than any of us would like to admit, however, that… Read More »Wrongful Death: Why You Need a Wrongful Death Attorney