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BensonBingham | August 30, 2019 |

According to a recent news report, two men died northeast of Las Vegas in a construction zone accident after a semi-truck driver allegedly fell asleep behind the wheel. The crash occurred around 6:30 a.m. on U.S. 93, when the semi—which was filled with sand—ran over the car in front of it, ripping the car in […]

BensonBingham | August 29, 2019 |

Following an accident with significant personal injuries, you may find yourself wondering if you really need a personal injury lawyer. Does a personal injury lawyer really help you following an accident? What exactly does a personal injury lawyer do, anyway? With a better understanding of exactly what a personal injury lawyer can accomplish, you can […]

BensonBingham | August 28, 2019 |

Whether a driver is late to work, an inexperienced driver, or simply impatient during the morning commute, speed has always been a problem in Nevada. According to recent statistics, excessive speed contributed to over 30 percent of all traffic-related fatalities in Nevada in one recent year, and a staggering 38 percent in another recent year. […]

BensonBingham | August 27, 2019 |

A 2016 study by AAA found that nearly 80 percent of drivers expressed significant anger, aggression, or road rage while driving. Even more concerning is that an estimated 8 million drivers have engaged in extreme examples of road rage, such as ramming another vehicle or attempting to run someone off the road. The majority of […]

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Las Vegas has long been known for its vibrant night life, bright neon lights, and colorful entertainers. Elvis Presley opened at the International Hotel in 1969 and was an instant hit. Celine Dion has had three separate shows run in Las Vegas and continues to perform to packed crowds. Siegfried and Roy brought a little […]

BensonBingham | August 24, 2019 |

Following a serious accident, you need a personal injury lawyer to help you seek compensation for your injuries. However, you may not know how to find one. You want the right personal injury attorney for your case: a law firm with a proven history of success who is dedicated to maximizing your compensation. How do […]

BensonBingham | August 22, 2019 |

One of the first questions asked by most personal injury victims is how much a lawyer will cost them. Most personal injury lawyers charge for their services through either contingency fees or hourly fees. There is no legal rule that requires lawyers to charge for personal injury cases on a contingency fee basis, but it […]

BensonBingham | August 21, 2019 |

There were 331 fatal accidents on Nevada roads in 2018. That figure constitutes a 6.4 percent increase over the number of fatal accidents in 2017. Driving in Nevada can be dangerous. A 2018 news story reported that U.S. 93, a popular route from Las Vegas to Phoenix, is the most dangerous highway in the country. […]

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Dealing with the aftermath of a car accident can be overwhelming and confusing. If you have never been in an accident, you likely have many questions about what you should do after a motor vehicle accident. Questions like, “do I need an attorney?” and “how do I file a claim?” are some of the most […]

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