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When you hire our law firm, what should you expect?

Our Las Vegas truck accident lawyers will: Offer you a free, no obligation case evaluation; Answer your questions and explain your options to you; Undertake a comprehensive investigation of your accident; Gather and prepare all relevant evidence; Work with crash analysts and experts to better understand your accident; Work with doctors and medical professionals to […]

How Much Compensation is Available to Truck Accident Victims?

Injured victims deserve financial compensation for the full value of their losses. Negligent trucking companies must be held accountable. Victims should be aware of the fact that most truck accident claims are defended by large insurance carriers. These companies fight aggressively to settle personal injury cases for as little as possible. Our Las Vegas truck […]

When are Companies Liable for Truck Accidents?

Nevada is a fault-based auto insurance state. To hold a truck company legally responsible for a crash, a plaintiff must be able to prove that their negligence contributed to the accident. Negligence is the failure to take due care. In trucking accident cases, negligence can come in many different forms — from a speeding truck […]

How Are Large Truck Accidents are Different?

There are a number of different reasons commercial trucking accidents are different from other types of motor vehicle crashes. To start, commercial truck accidents are far more likely to be catastrophic. Serious injuries require professional legal support. Large trucks are inherently dangerous — especially to the people in much smaller vehicles. Truck accidents are also […]

When Should I Hire a Pedestrian Accident Lawyer?

If you suffered a significant injury in a pedestrian accident, you should hire a lawyer immediately. The sooner you get an attorney by your side, the better off you will be. Please know that the opposing insurance company will waste no time in initiating its own investigation and building its legal defense. You do not […]

What Do I Do If I Was Struck in a Hit-and-Run Accident?

If you were struck in a hit-and-run accident, it is imperative that you consult with an experienced pedestrian accident attorney immediately. Under Nevada law, all drivers have a duty to stop their vehicle and remain at the scene of a pedestrian collision. The failure to do so is a serious criminal offense — it could […]

Should I Give a Statement to the Driver’s Insurance Company?

No. Following a pedestrian accident, you should always consult with an attorney before making any statements to the responsible driver’s insurance company. Insurance adjusters are trained to get as much information as possible out of injured victims. Your words can be misinterpreted and used against you. Remember, the insurance company is not on your side […]

Are Drivers Always Liable for Hitting a Pedestrian?

No. A driver is not automatically liable for a pedestrian accident. Under Nevada law (Nevada Revised Statutes (NRS) 41.141), pedestrian accident claims are subject to the state’s comparative negligence standard. Each party will be held responsible for their share of the accident. Among other things, this means that an injured pedestrian could share some of […]

How Long Do I Have to File a Pedestrian Accident Claim?

In Nevada, injured pedestrians typically have two years from the date of the collision to file a personal injury lawsuit. The statute of limitations is strict: If you fail to bring your claim before the deadline, your case will likely be automatically dismissed. This means that you will not get a hearing on the merits […]

What Should I Do After a Pedestrian Accident?

After a pedestrian accident, it is crucial that you take the appropriate steps to protect your health, well-being, and legal rights. To start, all pedestrian accident victims must go see a doctor. You may be more injured than you currently realize. Beyond that, you will not be eligible to bring a personal injury lawsuit unless […]