Category Archives: Pedestrian Accident Lawyer

Pedestrian Killed in Crash in Las Vegas, Jaywalking Suspected

According to a report from the Las Vegas Review-Journal, a pedestrian was killed in a crash in the northeastern corner of the city. An early investigation indicated that jaywalking was a factor in the collision. Here, our Las Vegas pedestrian accident attorney explains what we know about the crash, highlights the safety risks that pedestrians […]

Is a Hands-Free Cell Phone Distracting?

Distracted driving is one of the most serious threats in Las Vegas and other parts of Nevada. Motorists who fail to pay attention end up crashing into other motorists or defenseless pedestrians, causing thousands of dollars in damage. There is perhaps no greater source of distraction than cell phones. Because so many people were calling […]

Who is Responsible for a Las Vegas Sidewalk?

Most pedestrian accidents are caused by negligent drivers, but sometimes the sidewalk itself is to blame. Some sidewalks are crumbling, whereas others have tree roots pushing through. In the winter, some sidewalks can become icy as rain freezes overnight, and various objects like tree branches or leaves can cause a person to slip. Sidewalk maintenance […]

Rent-A-Car Accident

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Rental cars are everywhere in Las Vegas. Some tourists prefer renting a car instead of taking public transportation or an Uber to get where they want to go. Any accident involving a rental car has certain complications, however. Whether you were driving the rental or were struck by one, complex issues arise involving insurance and […]

Car Accidents and Speeding in Las Vegas

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Without a doubt, speeding is a major contributor to accidents out on the road. We have seen many victims suffer terrible injuries after they were struck by a driver going too fast. At Ladah Law Firm, our legal team has decades of experience holding drivers accountable when they drive over the speed limit and collide […]

What To Do After a Pedestrian Is Hit by a Car in Las Vegas

Pedestrian accidents are a common occurrence in Las Vegas. If you are hit, or if you see someone struck by a vehicle, you should take certain steps to protect the pedestrian’s health and legal rights. At Ladah Law Firm, we have brought many personal injury claims on behalf of pedestrians, and our Las Vegas pedestrian […]

Is it Safe to Walk in Las Vegas at Night?

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Walking is arguably one of the best forms of exercise that there is, and therefore one of the best ways to get around. Indeed, not only does walking give you a chance to move your body, but it is also better for the earth than is driving, and may even be more convenient depending upon […]

Is It Safe To See Las Vegas On Foot?

Las Vegas is among the most popular cities for tourists in the entire world. According to the most recent statistics made available by the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Convention Authority (LVCVA), nearly 43 million visitors came to the city in the year 2016. Even more people are expected to visit the region in the […]

Smartphones and Pedestrian Accidents in Las Vegas

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Pedestrian accidents and fatalities are a serious problem in Las Vegas and throughout the state of Nevada. Indeed, according to a recent report from ABC 13 News, the rate of pedestrian deaths in Nevada rose by 24 percent in 2016, almost ranking Nevada among the top 10 states in the country for pedestrian motor vehicle […]