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Justin Simpson | September 22, 2020 | Tags: ,

Driving on busy and sometimes congested roads in Las Vegas and Reno can sometimes be difficult and frustrating. Driving under these stressful situations can sometimes get the best of us and provoke anger and frustration. However, it is important to remember to keep our cool and be courteous to those we share the road with. […]

Justin Simpson | September 16, 2020 | Tags: ,

For many teens in Nevada, getting a learner’s permit at fifteen and half years old, and a driver’s license at sixteen is a rite of passage. However, many parents feel hesitant about letting their teen get behind the wheel, usually fearing for their child’s safety driving on Nevada roadways. However, research shows there are in […]

BensonBingham | September 15, 2020 |

Most people realize that they will see an increase in their insurance premiums after an at-fault accident. Often, these rate increases are quite steep. How much of an increase an at-fault accident will cause depends on the insurance laws in the state where you reside. What many people do not realize, however, is that being […]

Justin Simpson | September 4, 2020 |

Motor Vehicle accidents are common in Nevada, and across the country. But, how does Nevada rank among other states when it comes to motor vehicle accidents? Additionally, how many of the accidents in Nevada prove to be fatal? Identifying vehicle accident patterns can help improve road safety in the Reno and Las Vegas areas. Some […]

Justin Simpson | August 26, 2020 |

As Northern Nevadans near the end of the month of August and another month of the Covid-19 pandemic, they face another challenge—Fire Season. Fires in Northern California, as well as Northern Reno have brought large amounts of smoke into the area, causing closures as well as reduced visibility in many areas. How does this reduction […]

BensonBingham | August 24, 2020 |

Pedestrian accidents are some of the most horrific accidents that can occur. Not only are the victims of such accidents often left with devastating injuries, but also the death rate from pedestrian accidents is exceptionally high and continuously rising across the nation. If you have been in a pedestrian accident, you must understand what you […]

Justin Simpson | August 22, 2020 |

Taxi Cab or Rideshare accidents can happen in the blink of an eye and can jeopardize the life of both the driver and the passenger. Unfortunately, road accidents involving taxi cabs are not uncommon in Nevada, especially in the Las Vegas and Henderson area and accompanying Las Vegas Strip. What are some measures drivers can […]

BensonBingham | August 19, 2020 |

Motorcycle Helmet Laws in Nevada Riding your motorcycle offers a great deal of freedom and convenience. It allows you to use less gas, lets you enjoy the wind roaring around you, and enhances that sensation of speed. While riding, however, you must take care to adhere to the law. In addition to following the same […]

BensonBingham | August 16, 2020 |

Did you know that accidental injury is one of the leading causes of death in the United States? Every day, thousands of people suffer from preventable injuries because of someone else’s negligence or reckless behavior. In Nevada, the law allows these victims to seek fair and reasonable compensation from the at-fault party. But a large […]

BensonBingham | August 13, 2020 |

Tow truck drivers have more than just their own vehicles to worry about. Once they hook up the vehicle they need to tow, whether they hook it up to the back of the vehicle or place it on a trailer, tow truck drivers must take both vehicles into account when turning, stopping, and maneuvering through […]

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