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What to Do if You Get in an Accident With a Commercial Vehicle

August 15, 2022  |  Car Accidents  |  by 1p21.admin

In 2020, 4,842 large trucks were involved in fatal traffic accidents throughout the U.S.  Collisions involving commercial vehicles can be catastrophic. These vehicles are often large and heavy, meaning that the smaller motor vehicle – and its occupants – often suffer extreme harm in a collision. The more you know about commercial vehicle accidents, the… read more

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Does Insurance Cover Claims Involving Wrongful Death?

August 10, 2022  |  Insurance,Wrongful Death  |  by 1p21.admin

Losing someone dear to you in a preventable accident can be extremely difficult to cope with – especially when someone else’s negligence or recklessness caused the accident. In Nevada, a death caused by the wrongful act or neglect of another person is the tort of “wrongful death,” and it gives surviving loved ones the right… read more

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How Do I File a Claim for a “No-Contact” Motorcycle Accident?

July 4, 2022  |  Motorcycle Accident  |  by Legal Team

Every year, thousands of motorcyclists suffer life-changing injuries from preventable traffic accidents. According to data collected by the Insurance Information Institute, 5,014 motorcyclists died in accidents in 2019. Data from 2019 showed that motorcyclists were about 29 times more likely to die in a crash than passenger car occupants per vehicle miles traveled. One of… read more

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The 4 Elements of a Wrongful Death Lawsuit

July 2, 2022  |  Wrongful Death  |  by Legal Team

Losing a loved one under any circumstances is a tragedy – but if you believe that someone should have prevented the death of your family member, it can be even more difficult to cope and grieve in peace. Bringing a wrongful death lawsuit in Las Vegas can provide justice, closure and financial compensation so that… read more

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Nevada Bicycle Laws You Should Know

June 4, 2022  |  Bicycle Accidents  |  by Legal Team

Bicycle accidents cause serious injuries and deaths in Nevada each year. According to data collected by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the State of Nevada reported 11 cyclist fatalities in 2020 – the highest number in 10 years. The best way to keep yourself safe as someone who bikes frequently in Nevada is to… read more

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Can the Pedestrian Be at Fault in a Car-Pedestrian Accident?

June 2, 2022  |  Pedestrian Accidents  |  by Legal Team

Pedestrians may suffer the worst of the injuries inflicted by collisions with motor vehicles, but this doesn’t mean they are automatically entitled to financial compensation from the driver. It is possible for a pedestrian to be at fault for an accident in Nevada – potentially barring eligibility for monetary damages. Find out when a pedestrian… read more

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What to Do After a Hit-and-Run Crash?

April 26, 2022  |  Car Accidents  |  by Legal Team

A hit-and-run car accident means that the at-fault driver breaks state law by fleeing the scene of the crash without stopping. All drivers in Nevada have a legal responsibility to stop at the scene of a collision, check for injuries and exchange information with the other party involved. If you become the victim of a… read more

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What Is the Nevada Statute of Limitations for a Car Accident?

April 26, 2022  |  Car Accidents  |  by Legal Team

If you get injured in a car accident and need to file an injury or property damage claim, you must do so within Nevada’s statute of limitations. This is an important law to know, as filing after the statute of limitations has expired means forfeiting the right to recover financial compensation, in most cases. Learn… read more

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What to Do if You’re in a Car Accident in Las Vegas With No Insurance

March 28, 2022  |  Car Accidents  |  by Legal Team

Car insurance provides a safety net for those involved in car accidents in Las Vegas. It ensures that the driver who caused the crash can afford to pay for a victim’s losses. Insurance is required of all motor vehicle drivers in Nevada. Yet many drivers get behind the wheel without enough or any car insurance… read more

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Can I Collect Damages After a “Minor” Auto Accident?

March 16, 2022  |  Car Accidents  |  by Legal Team

A car accident is a stressful situation under any circumstances. Even a crash that is considered “minor,” with low-level property damage and mild to no injury, can generate expenses and inconvenience for those involved. It is still possible to collect damages, or financial compensation, for a minor auto accident in Nevada. What Damages Are Available… read more

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