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January 3, 2018

What You Need to Know About Nevada Texting and Driving Laws

There’s been a major war on texting and driving and for good reason. Different states are in different stages of legislation surrounding this issue. If you’re a Nevada driver, especially if you or your child are just hitting the road for the first time, you’ll want to be keen on all the laws.   As of 2012, You Can’t Use a Handheld Cell Phone While Driving According to the Nevada Department of Transportation, distracted driving was the sole reason behind 3,500 deaths and half-a-million auto accidents in the United States during 2012, even after this law was put into effect. […]
January 3, 2018

How to Identify a Concussion After a Car Accident in Nevada

Car injuries have numerous variables, but one common end result is a concussion. Concussions are considered traumatic injuries to the brain; they’re common enough in life that people are quick to brush them off as a minor injury. Recovery rates can take mere hours, or a few weeks to fully recuperate. If you’ve been in an accident, you’ll be able to identify a concussion with a few simple self-diagnosis steps.   Did You Forget What Happened? Depending on the severity of the accident, you may be in shock, which is another reason entirely to forget what happened. However, if you’ve […]
December 4, 2017
How To Get Compensated For a Car Accident Injury If It Wasn’t Your Fault

How To Get Compensated For a Car Accident Injury If It Wasn’t Your Fault

How To Get Compensated For a Car Accident Injury If It Wasn’t Your Fault   When you’re involved in an automobile incident that isn’t your fault, you begin to wonder what processes you need to perform to ensure that you won’t be held at-fault, as well as what you’ll need to do to receive full compensation for your pain and damages done. When you’re going to the claim process, take a step back and give this a read.   Gather All The Information   When you’re involved in a car accident, you’ll be at a unique position. Gather all the […]
December 4, 2017
Top 10 Most Frequently Asked Question for a Personal Injury Attorney

Top 10 Most Frequently Asked Question for a Personal Injury Attorney

Top 10 Most Frequently Asked Question for a Personal Injury Attorney   Personal injury attorneys go through a lot of questioning before being hired, as any professionals are. These are the most frequent questions to ask a personal injury attorney before signing on to your case.   What’s The Financial Outcome Look Like?   Personal injury cases are all about ensuring compensation, and making it worth your while. An experienced personal injury attorney will have experience and prior knowledge to run off of to answer your question properly.   What Is My Role?   Many clients, whom have been injured […]
November 9, 2017
Personal Injury Lawyer Near Me

Personal Injury Lawyer Near Me

How To Find a Personal Injury Lawyer Near Me Anyone of us can keyword search on Google, but everyone is vying for the top advertisement spot along the top of your search results. They’re visible, but are they right for you? It’s more than just about being first in demand, it’s about finding a lawyer who understands your specific needs, and deals with them on a regular basis. Are Law Firm Directories Useful? With websites like Avvo, Thumbtack, and Lawyers.com, it seems like an easy feat to accomplish. However, just because a law firm appears at the top of the […]
November 9, 2017
Personal Injury Attorney Henderson NV

Personal Injury Attorney Henderson NV

The Premier Personal Injury Attorney Henderson NV Has In Store It’s difficult to select the right attorney service, especially when there are so few local choices. Personal injury lawyers are commonly referred to as plaintiff lawyers or trial lawyers, and specialize in tort law: ensuring that you receive compensation for your losses, especially due to the negligence of others. The Responsibilities of Your Personal Injury Attorney You’ve been in a life-altering incident, and you have questions—we have every answer you could possibly need. Your personal injury attorney is there to ensure that you receive the proper compensation you deserve. As […]
August 2, 2014

Municipalities Are Liable

Municipalities Are Liable for Negligence   Many people abide by the old adage: “You can’t beat city hall!” Cities and other municipalities and their representatives, such as police officers, generally enjoy protection against some lawsuits and prosecutions through hold-harmless laws. And city officials have greater access to judges, prosecutors, medical examiners, various inspectors and other personnel who can influence outcomes of trials, tickets and other types of civil proceedings, but that does not mean they aren’t liable for negligent and criminal acts. In many instances, a municipality or its representative will undertake actions that reasonable people in similar circumstances would […]
July 28, 2014

Auto Manufacturer Liability

Don’t Forget About Auto Manufacturer Liability Officials for taxpayer-rescued General Motors recently were found to have ignored defective airbag systems in their new cars and now are facing the largest recall in automotive history. Toyota also had significant recall issues regarding some of its most popular models. Throughout the years, auto manufacturers have been involved in product safety recalls, and that brings up product liability issues. Unlike most manufactured products, autos have the potential to cause a lot of deaths if they become defective. A defective vehicle might cause a chain reaction to an accident on a busy freeway that […]
July 10, 2014

Liability for Lawn Water

Don’t Overlook Liability for Lawn Water It might seem silly, but when people water their lawns and the water runs off of the property, where it goes could have legal consequences for the property owner. Although most water runoff is captured by the many drainage systems across the Las Vegas Valley, it is very easy for those drains to become clogged and not drain properly. That means water could run off of lawns and out into the streets where it can become a hazard for some and a liability for the property owner. Accidents Can Cause Steep Financial Issues One […]
July 10, 2014

Premises Liability Concerns

Don’t Give Up Premises Liability Concerns When people walk into buildings or onto property belonging to others, they do so under the reasonable expectation that the property owner will take reasonable steps to maintain and make repairs to any damages that might cause injuries to others. “Reasonable” is the key term and has a large impact on people’s liability for properties they own. For example, it is reasonable to expect someone to routinely clean the pine cones out of their parking lots. But it might not be reasonable for to expect them to clean pine cones the very moment they […]