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Injured After an Elevator or Escalator Malfunction

Posted on January 17, 2020 in Personal Injury,Premises Liability,Product Defect

Stepping onto an elevator or escalator should not end in catastrophic injuries, yet this is exactly what happens to hundreds of victims each year. Elevator and escalator malfunctions can lead to disasters such as falls down shafts or limbs stuck in escalator belts. Defective and dangerous equipment, poor maintenance, and negligent property owners contribute to… read more

How Much Is My Car Accident Injury Claim Worth?

Posted on January 16, 2020 in Car Accident,Personal Injury

Your life might never be the same after a devastating car accident. Serious injuries could leave you with permanent impairments and significant psychological distress. While filing an injury claim will not take back what happened to you, it could help you move forward. Winning an award from the party that caused your car accident could… read more

What If I Was Hit By an Uninsured Driver?

Posted on January 15, 2020 in Car Accident,Personal Injury

Unfortunately, not all drivers obey Nevada’s car insurance requirement. Dozens of people get behind the wheel during gaps in their coverage or without purchasing insurance at all. An accident with an uninsured driver can make it difficult for you to recover damages. Your options for financial compensation will depend on your insurance policy and the… read more

What to Do if You Spot a Drunk Driver on the Road

Posted on December 16, 2019 in Car Accident,Personal Injury

Drunk driving is a rampant problem in Nevada and throughout the country. Every year, drunk drivers are responsible for the deaths of thousands of people, as well as many life-altering personal injuries. A five-year performance review by the Nevada Department of Public Safety found an average of 87 deaths per year related to drunk driving…. read more

Nevada Seat Belt Laws

Posted on December 13, 2019 in Car Accident,Personal Injury

Almost every state has some kind of law requiring the use of seat belts by drivers and vehicle passengers, as well as separate car seat laws for children. Nevada Revised Statutes require all vehicle occupants to wear seat belts or use approved child restraint systems. Failing to wear your seat belt in Nevada could result… read more

What If I Hit an Illegally Parked Car?

Posted on December 11, 2019 in Car Accident

Striking a parked car can lead to different questions than a typical car accident. The other driver might not be on the scene or available to exchange information. If the other driver parked his or her vehicle illegally, you might wish to dispute liability for the collision rather than taking fault. Knowing how to handle… read more

THC Vaping Product Injury Statistics & CDC Recommendations

Posted on November 21, 2019 in Personal Injury

As of November 14th, 2019, 42 people have lost their lives to a serious lung illness related to e-cigarette, or vaping, products. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is calling the mysterious lung disease EVALI: e-cigarette, or vaping, product use associated lung injury. The rate EVALI is causing significant health problems and deaths… read more

Can You File an Insurance Claim Without a Police Report?

Posted on November 20, 2019 in Car Accident,Personal Injury

After a car accident, it can be in your best interest to request a police report. Calling 911 from the scene of the accident is the easiest way to get one. An official police report can fully document your crash for insurance companies later. It can record key facts and evidence while they are still… read more

Dangers of Deep Frying a Turkey

Posted on November 18, 2019 in Burn Injury,Personal Injury

Deep frying has become a trend in recent years for turkey lovers on Thanksgiving. Deep frying a turkey results in a crispy finish on the outside with tender, juicy meat on the inside. It also frees up the oven for other Thanksgiving food staples. Before you decide to deep fry, however, recognize the serious risks… read more

Could Myles Garrett Face Criminal Charges?

Posted on November 15, 2019 in Firm News

Many players and commentators were surprised by Myles Garrett’s conduct during the Browns and Steelers game last night and the league has since suspended Garrett indefinitely. A few went further and suggested his conduct could warrant criminal penalties. Could Myles Garrett be charged criminally or be sued by Mason Rudolph for ripping Rudolph’s helmet off… read more