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How to Use Ridesharing Apps Safely in Las Vegas 

How to Use Ridesharing Apps Safely in Las Vegas 

January 24, 2023  |  Personal Injury  |  by 1p21.admin

Ridesharing apps are often cited as a way to avoid drunk driving and as a more affordable option to hailing taxi cabs. However, rideshare apps come with some risks. Uber reported 998 sexual assault incidents, which included 141 reports of rape, in 2020. Lyft received more than 4,000 reports of sexual assaults on its app… read more

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Can a Pre-Existing Injury Affect My Personal Injury Settlement?

September 14, 2022  |  Personal Injury  |  by 1p21.admin

Many personal injury claims are handled as if the victim was in perfect physical condition at the time of the accident. In reality, it is common for accident victims to have existing injuries and medical conditions at the time of the accident. If your personal injury case in Nevada involves a pre-existing injury, this may… read more

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How Long Does It Take to Settle a Personal Injury Case?

January 18, 2022  |  Personal Injury  |  by Legal Team

If you get injured in an accident such as a car crash, filing a personal injury case could result in financial compensation awarded to you for your losses. The timeline to settle a personal injury case, however, can be lengthy. Each settlement timeline depends on factors that are unique to the case. Understanding what goes… read more

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Handling a Personal Injury Claim on Your Own vs. Hiring a Lawyer

January 12, 2022  |  Personal Injury  |  by Legal Team

A personal injury claim is an opportunity for an injured accident victim to collect financial compensation for the medical bills, property repairs and other losses associated with a preventable accident in Las Vegas. If another person’s negligence, or failure to act with proper care, gives you an injury, you may have grounds to file a… read more

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What Is the Timeline of a Personal Injury Case in Nevada?

December 15, 2021  |  Personal Injury  |  by Legal Team

You most likely want your personal injury case in Las Vegas to end as quickly as possible. An expedient case, after all, means collecting the financial compensation that you need to pay your bills sooner. Learn the basic timeline of a personal injury case so that you know what to expect from the legal process…. 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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The Importance of Having a Lawyer Personally Handle Your Case

September 22, 2014  |  Car Accidents,Lawyer,Personal Injury  |  by Richard Koch

At Koch and Brim a real lawyer handles you case, from start to finish. 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 paralegals… read more

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How Long Does It Take to Settle an Injury Claim?

January 16, 2014  |  Car Accidents,Personal Injury  |  by Richard Koch

There are numerous factors that come to place when seeking the average time it takes to settle an injury case. That’s why our Las Vegas personal injury lawyers have put together a list of points to help you out. Here are some of the important factors that determine how long a settlement takes: 1. Whether… read more

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