Auto Accident

What Are Nevada’s Distracted Driving Laws? “Distracted driving” is a term to describe any type of behavior that causes a driver to stop paying attention to the road. Numerous activities can become distractions such as texting and driving or drunk driving, and some states have enacted laws prohibiting ... read more
What Is the Penalty for Driving Without Insurance in Nevada? Every driver must carry an auto insurance policy that satisfies their states’ minimum insurance requirements, and those requirements change from state to state. It is essential for all Nevada drivers to purchase adequate auto insurance coverage. Failure to do so can not only lead to severe legal complications but a... read more
What Questions Should I Ask My Car Accident Witness? Witnesses are a crucial element of any car accident lawsuit. Man accidents involve multiple drivers who may disagree about who is to blame for the accident. Unless fault is clear immediately, witnesses will likely be the determining factor in assigning liability for the accident. It’s essential to gather the contact information of all wi... read more
What To Do if the Driver Who Caused Your Accident Is Under the Influence Car accidents can be devastating, even when both drivers are fully sober and alert. An accident that happens due to the influence of drugs or alcohol is much more likely to happen and can cause even more severe injuries. It’s because of the lack of safety that comes from driving under the influence that getting behind the wheel... read more
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... read more
How Does the Sharing Economy Affect My Personal Injury Liability? share words on blocks, personal injurySince guidelines and laws that impact personal injury liability vary by city and state, participation in a sharing economy presents liability risks. By now, most people have probably use... read more
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 dea... read more
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... read more
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... read more
Who Can Sue When a Child Is Injured in a Car Crash? baby sleeping in a car seat, injury lawyerEvery parent hopes it never happens, but sometimes a car crash with your child in the car is unavoidable. The law assumes that children don't have the same well-informed judgement as ad... read more