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How Much Is My Personal Injury Case Worth?

An accident can turn your life on its head – you may face unexpected medical bills, lost wages from missing work, and an uphill battle to recovery. A personal injury claim can help address all of these consequences and more. One of the most common questions we hear is “What is my personal injury case worth?” The answer depends on a number of factors, but in general insurers and attorneys valuat...

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What Is Full Coverage Auto Insurance?

Car insurance terminology can be confusing. As a responsible driver, you know that Nevada law requires you to have insurance. However, you might not know what types of insurance are required and how your policy limits might affect your liability and compensation following a car accident. Knowing the different types of insurance can help you make informed decisions about your current coverage an...

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7 Safety Tips to Prevent Nevada Boating Accidents

We have the benefit of living in an area where the weather for boating lasts year-round. However, this flexibility also has a dark side. Boating accidents are common throughout Nevada and can lead to serious injury and wrongful death. By observing a few simple tips, you can reduce your risk of injury and enjoy safe days on the water. If you've been injured on a lake in a Nevada, contact a Las V...

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How Does the Sharing Economy Affect My Personal Injury Liability?

Since guidelines and laws that impact liability vary by city and state, participation in a sharing economy presents liability risks. By now, most people have probably used an Uber or Lyft or stayed at an Airbnb at least once. If you’re one of the majority, you use the sharing economy. The advantages of the sharing economy are obvious – using peer-to-peer services offer more flexibility and a lo...

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What Is the “No Injury, No Response” Car Accident Law in Nevada?

In Las Vegas, Nevada, the Metropolitan Police Department have enforced a “no injury, no response” car accident policy since March 3rd, 2014. The law went into effect to free valuable law enforcement time and resources for more serious accidents that cause personal injuries. According to the law, police will not respond to minor injuries, or those that don’t cause injuries or deaths. This does n...

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How Dangerous Are Slips and Fall Accidents?

Slips and falls are more than just an inconvenience; they can be dangerous occurrences with long-lasting consequences. According to the National Floor Safety Institute, slip and fall accidents are the leading cause of all accidental injury in the United States. They represent a significant portion of all emergency-department visits, at 21.3%. Unfortunately, these visits can reveal serious injur...

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What You Need to Know About Nevada’s Good Samaritan Laws

Many states have passed Good Samaritan laws to encourage bystanders to act and help in emergency situations. These laws came about to combat growing fears of causing more damage and ending up in a lawsuit for trying to help accident victims. Nevada has a Good Samaritan law, found in Nevada Revised Statutes (NRS) Section 41.500. Here’s a breakdown of what to know about this law as a Nevada citiz...

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5 Tips for Staying Safe While Walking the Las Vegas Strip

Pedestrian injuries and deaths are unfortunately quite common on the infamous Las Vegas Strip in Nevada, and 2017 was the deadliest year in history for pedestrians in Clark County, with 77 pedestrian deaths. This was a shocking 35.09% jump from 57 pedestrian deaths in 2016. Just one death from a driver’s preventable negligence is too many. Don’t rely on drivers to pay attention or to keep you s...

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Nevada Motorcycle Laws

Breaking a Nevada motorcycle law can put your life at risk and ruin your odds of securing compensation after a traffic accident. It’s incredibly important as a Nevada motorcyclist to know and obey the rules that relate to your specific vehicle type. Following the rules is the only way to make sure you’re always on the right side of the law – before and after a collision. Learn the most importan...

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What If You Are a Passenger in a Car Accident?

Many resources are available for drivers after a car accident – but what if you were a passenger? You also may have suffered serious personal injuries in the collision and are looking for a solution for your damages. In Nevada, you have the right to seek damage recovery through the proper outlets as a car accident victim, even if you were a passenger and not a driver. Take the following steps t...

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