Tag: Accident Fatalities

February 15, 2020

Back injuries are common across all types of jobs in the United States. About half of all workers suffer from some level of back pain. The cause of this pain varies depending on the type of job you have, but generally speaking, more workers today sit work, which puts extra stress on the back. Back […]

When it comes to workers’ compensation claims, employees in Nevada are more likely to make a claim than employees in almost any other state. Only six states have a higher rate of claims than Nevada. In one recent year, more than 35,000 non-fatal workplace injuries took place in Nevada. Workplace injuries can mean time off […]

February 14, 2020

Love is in the air, and Nevadans are celebrating Valentine’s Day. This annual observance is named for St. Valentine, a Catholic priest who served in Rome during the third century A.D. Legend has it that around this time, the Roman Emperor Claudius II decided that single men made better, more focused soldiers in his army. […]

February 13, 2020

Most people understand why it is important to determine who caused a car accident. Generally, the party at fault has legal liability to others for the damages the accident caused. Understanding the importance of “fault” and figuring out who hit you, however, are two separate things. How can you tell who hit you and, by […]

February 11, 2020

After a car accident, everyone wants to know: who caused the crash? The answer to that question matters. Under Nevada law, causing an accident leads to legal liability for the injuries and losses that result from it. So, how do you tell who caused your car accident? In most cases, gathering and analyzing evidence with […]

February 8, 2020

Following last year’s epic, and extended, ski season, many winter sport enthusiasts in northern Nevada had high hopes for the 2019-2020 season. As any experienced skier – or savvy investment broker, for that matter – knows, past performance is no guarantee of future results. So far this year has been something of a let-down, with […]

February 3, 2020

The Kansas City Chiefs are the Super Bowl Champions, reclaiming a title the team has not held in 50 years. In 1970’s Super Bowl IV, the Chiefs defeated the Minnesota Vikings. [1] The Chiefs did not return to the big game until this year, [2] when they defeated the San Francisco 49ers after scoring 21 […]

February 1, 2020

When most people hear the term post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), they think of veterans who have suffered trauma during combat. However, PTSD could happen to anyone who suffers a traumatic event, including a violent personal assault, a grisly car accident, rape, a natural disaster or a terrorist act. PTSD has been around for many […]

Each year in Nevada, thousands of people sustain injuries in car accidents. For example, the state Department of Transportation reported 22,285 injury-causing accidents in one recent year, which resulted in injuries to more than 34,000 people. If you have suffered an injury in a Nevada car accident, keep the following tips in mind to protect […]

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