A Personal Injury Lawyer’s Blog

9 Reasons Auto Accidents are So Common

Every day that you drive to and from work or drop the kids off at school, you witness a near-miss, see a fender-bender on the side of the road, or nearly get hit yourself. Why are auto accidents so common? Is it just because there are so many vehicles out on the road? The real [...]

How to Choose a Personal Injury Attorney

When you fall, get hurt, or think you’ve been the victim of negligence, you need someone who will fight for you and help you get justice. A quick Google search won’t tell you whether or not a personal injury attorney in Las Vegas is someone you should work with. You should talk to multiple attorneys [...]

How to Avoid Truck Accidents on the Road

Spend any time on the highway, and you’ll see them -- 18-wheelers, semis, and other commercial vehicles. Those drivers have a responsibility to follow the laws and drive safe because truck accidents are often devastating. But they happen all the time. You can’t control what another driver does, but you can do your part to [...]

10 Common Construction Site Accidents

Construction site accidents can be devastating to workers and families. The work is already hard enough without having to worry about whether you or someone you love will get hurt or worse. Ask anyone who works in construction, and they know someone who’s been a victim of at least one of these common accidents. Falling [...]

What to Do When Insurance Doesn’t Help After an Auto Accident

An auto accident that comes out of nowhere can be jarring and terrifying. When it’s not your fault, it’s also frustrating and annoying. You carry insurance, and you expect other drivers to do the same. Once the accident happens, you also expect the insurance companies to do their job. But that’s not always what happens. [...]

What to Expect in a Personal Injury Case

While every personal injury case is different because of the people involved and the details of the case, the process itself is fairly standard. If you’ve been in an accident and are considering taking your claim to court, you should understand the process. Your attorney should walk you through each step in detail, but we’ll [...]

Why is Workers Compensation So Difficult and How Can an Attorney Help?

You’ve heard the horror stories about workers compensation. Maybe someone in your family has lived through it -- doctors that misdiagnose injuries, calls that go unreturned, and settlements that barely cover today’s medical bills, let alone future bills. The worst is when a legitimate injury gets denied. Why is workers compensation so hard to deal [...]

What is Medical Malpractice and How Can an Attorney Help?

When you visit a doctor, you expect them to be professional and to take care of you. They’re supposed to treat your illness or fix a problem. What they’re not supposed to do is cause you more pain and suffering or make your health worse. You shouldn’t be worried that going to the doctor will [...]

13 Potential Vehicle Defects You Need to Know About

Every quarter, the Safety Institute’s Vehicle Safety Watch List Analytics and NHTSA Enforcement Monitoring Program puts out a report that discusses potential vehicle defects and recalls from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA). The report is meant to help people learn about early signs of potential problems in vehicles on U.S. roads. Ken and [...]

7 Reasons to Call a Personal Injury Attorney

Not every accident you’re in requires a personal injury attorney. Or does it? Knowing when to make the call and hire a lawyer can be confusing. Wait too long, though, and you might not be able to get what you’re owed at all. If you’re ever the victim in an accident and suffer any kind [...]

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