Category Archives: Motor Vehicles

Las Vegas Metro Again Responding to Noninjury Accidents

According to a January 2016 report in the Las Vegas Review Journal, Las Vegas police are responding again to noninjury automobile crashes. This is good  news for motorists.  Due to a manpower shortage, in March 2014 the Las Vegas Metropolitan … Continue reading

Pedestrian Accidents

Posted on by Richard Koch

Every year tens of thousands of pedestrians are struck by automobiles in the United States. Almost half of all pedestrian accidents happen after school as children are crossing streets or walking away from their bus stop. Because pedestrians are so … Continue reading

Distracted Driving

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (the “CDC”), every day in the United States more than 9 people are killed and more than 1,153 people are injured in automobile accidents that involve a distracted driver. There are … Continue reading

What we do for you when we handle your case?

What does Koch & Brim do for you when we handle your injury 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, … Continue reading

What to do AFTER you have been in an accident.

You have been in an accident, and you have done everything you should have done to stay safe and to accurately report the accident. What should you do AFTER the accident? (1) See a lawyer. If you have any serious … Continue reading

The Importance of Having a Lawyer Personally Handle Your Case

Our clients often complain that at other law offices their cases have been handled by secretaries and paralegals, not by an actual lawyer. Many clients tell us that they never even saw the lawyer they thought they were hiring. While secretaries and … Continue reading

The Importance of Documenting Your Accident

Most people who are hurt in a accident don’t realize that they have been injured until hours or even days later. If a trained police officer does not investigate at the time the accident occurs it may difficult or impossible … Continue reading

How long does it take to settle an injury claim?

The time it takes to settle an injury case depends on many things, including: 1. Whether there is a question about who caused the accident. Most cases can be settled if it is clear who caused the accident. In a … Continue reading

Does it matter what type of insurance you have on your car?

When you are in an accident that was not your fault, you might think that it doesn’t matter what type of insurance you have because the other driver caused the accident. While Nevada law requires every driver to be insured, … Continue reading