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Who Is Liable for Damages After a Rideshare Accident?

November 17, 2021  |  Car Accidents  |  by Legal Team

Rideshare has become one of the most popular transportation options for getting around Las Vegas. Although calling an Uber or Lyft is certainly safer than attempting to drive back to your home or hotel under the influence, rideshare vehicles can get into collisions just like standard motor vehicles. If you suffer injuries or property losses… read more

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Nevada Seat Belt Laws

November 17, 2021  |  Car Accidents  |  by Legal Team

You should always be prepared for the possibility of getting into a car accident. One of the most important things that you can do to protect yourself from injury is to wear a seat belt. Seat belts are so vital in preventing serious injuries that all 50 states have passed some type of seat belt… read more

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Nevada Car Inspection Laws 2021

October 28, 2021  |  Car Accidents  |  by Koch & Brim

Like many states in recent years, Nevada has passed laws requiring drivers in the state to have their motor vehicles undergo smog checks and other inspections before registering them. These requirements are meant to reduce emissions and help the environment. As of 2021, these are the car inspection laws and requirements that you must follow… read more

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Is Nevada a No-Fault State?

October 26, 2021  |  Car Accidents  |  by Koch & Brim

If you get into a car accident in Nevada, you will find yourself dealing with the insurance claims process. Even if this isn’t your first car accident insurance claim, you may find the process confusing – especially if you are an out-of-state driver who got into an accident while visiting Las Vegas. Your first question… read more

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How Long Can You Wait Before You File a Claim for Injuries from a Car Accident?

April 14, 2021  |  Car Accidents  |  by Koch & Brim

In Nevada, you have two years to file a claim for injuries from an auto accident. If you delay filing your claim until after the two years a court will likely refuse to hear your case. Although two years sounds like a lot of time, when you are trying to recover from your injuries you are… read more

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What Happens When an Unlicensed Driver Hits Your Car?

March 18, 2021  |  Car Accidents  |  by Koch & Brim

Even safe drivers can be in accidents.  It is especially frustrating when your car is hit by a driver who doesn’t even have a license.  Sadly, many unlicensed drivers not only don’t have licenses, they also don’t have insurance, leaving you with property damage and or even bodily harm. What to Do if You’ve Been… read more

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The Number of Car Accidents in Las Vegas Is Likely to Increase

February 17, 2021  |  Car Accidents  |  by Richard Koch

It is hard to think of anything good about the terrible effect of the COVID-19 virus on the people of Las Vegas last year. Yet there has been at least one “benefit”: the number of car accidents and fatal highway injuries in Las Vegas dropped dramatically in 2020. The obvious reason for the drop in accidents… read more

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Las Vegas Metro Again Responding to Non-injury Accidents

February 4, 2016  |  Car Accidents,Metro  |  by Richard Koch

According to a January 2016 report in the Las Vegas Review Journal, Las Vegas police are responding again to non-injury automobile crashes. This is good news for motorists. Due to a manpower shortage, in March 2014 the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (“Metro”) stopped responding to accidents where no one seemed to be injured, or… read more

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If You Don’t Feel Pain After an Accident Does That Mean You Aren’t Hurt?

March 19, 2015  |  Car Accidents,Personal Injury  |  by Richard Koch

Many people who have been in a car accident assume that if they don’t feel pain right away they have not been hurt. Sometimes, that isn’t the case. That’s why our Las Vegas car accident lawyers advise anyone who has been in an accident to swiftly seek medical help. Some injuries, such as concussions and… read more

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What We Do for You When We Handle Your Case?

January 19, 2015  |  Car Accidents,Lawyer,Personal Injury  |  by Richard Koch

What We Do for You When We Handle Your Case? Most people are overwhelmed when they have been hurt in an accident. They are in pain. They don’t know what to say to the insurance company, and they don’t know what their case is worth. At Koch & Brim, our Las Vegas personal injury lawyers… read more

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