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How a Traumatic Brain Injury Can Lead to Suicide Risk

Posted on October 9, 2018 in Firm News

Traumatic brain injuries can occur in many different types of accidents, and these damages often leave victims with lifelong effects. Both physical and cognitive impairment are potential risks, both of which can contribute to high levels of stress for these patients. Many TBI victims find themselves experiencing mental health conditions, including an increased risk for… read more

Injured at a Nightclub in Las Vegas? These Are Your Options

Posted on October 9, 2018 in Firm News

Clubs are a staple of the Las Vegas nightlife, providing a place for people to drink, dance, and socialize. While most people head to these locations for fun, there is still a chance of injury – especially in rowdier locations. Whether you suffer damages because of a slip and fall accident or a confrontation with… read more

What Are Nevada’s “Stand Your Ground” Laws?

Posted on September 18, 2018 in Firm News

It’s vital for all gun owners to know their rights and responsibilities concerning the legal use of firearms in self-defense. Nevada is one of several states to enact Stand Your Ground laws so armed citizens have a firm understanding of the circumstances in which it is legally acceptable to fire a weapon at another person…. read more

Government Immunity in Wrongful Death Lawsuits

Posted on August 15, 2018 in Firm News

A death caused by another party’s negligence may give rise to a wrongful death claim. As the name implies, these types of personal injury claims exist to provide surviving members of a family financial recourse for another party’s wrongful actions. However, some exceptions to wrongful death laws exist – one of the biggest involves government… read more

Nevada’s Jaywalking Laws and Why They Matter

Posted on August 15, 2018 in Firm News

Being a pedestrian in the Las Vegas area can be dangerous. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 46 residents lost their lives in pedestrian accidents in 2013. Busy roads, negligent drivers, and poor urban planning may all play a role in these tragedies. Oftentimes, a driver is to blame for any injuries a… read more

How to Treat a Dog Bite and Prevent Infections

Posted on July 6, 2018 in Firm News

Dog bite injuries can be very serious. Not only do they create open wounds, they also have the potential for infections and rabies. Even if a dog doesn’t bite you, you face the same risks if the dog scratched you and managed to drool on the open wound. Proper treatment of a dog bite is… read more

What Are the Most Dangerous Pool Toys in 2018?

Posted on July 6, 2018 in Firm News

With the heat of Arizona’s summertime comes the desire for pool time. While swimming is a great form of exercise and recreation, it can still be a dangerous activity, especially for children. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that about 800 children drown per year, with two-thirds of these deaths occurring between May… read more

When & Where Are Fireworks Legal (or Illegal) in Las Vegas?

Posted on July 6, 2018 in Firm News

With July comes Independence Day, which brings fireworks. Many people enjoy setting off fireworks to celebrate the holiday. Now that the holiday is behind us, the leftover fireworks may be a temptation, but setting off fireworks in Las Vegas after the Fourth of July can bring legal trouble. In 2016, approximately 11,000 people across the… read more

Safety Rules to Remember During National Bike Month

Posted on May 22, 2018 in Firm News

May is National Bike Month, so it’s the perfect time for a refresher on bicycle safety. Before you head out to enjoy the fresh air in Las Vegas this spring, make sure your bike is ready for the road and review the laws every bicyclist should know. It’s also important for drivers to remember that… read more

How to file a lawsuit against a casino in Las Vegas

Posted on April 23, 2018 in Firm News

If you’re considering a lawsuit against a casino, you need an experienced legal team. At Claggett & Sykes Law Firm, we can help. People from all over the world travel to play the slots and tables in Las Vegas casinos. The demand is high for casinos in Clark County, giving rise to a thriving gambling… read more