How a Personal Injury Attorney Can Help You When You’re Injured on the Job

If you were injured on the job, you may be able to file a workers' compensation case. In the state of Nevada, workers' compensation insurance is designed to help pay for medical expenses related to the injury you sustained, to compensate you for any time you miss off of work and to compensate you for [...]

5 Questions to Ask a Personal Injury Attorney

As you look to hire a personal injury attorney in Nevada, it's important to understand what questions you must ask during your initial consultation. Knowing what questions to ask and the importance of asking them can help guide you to the law firm best suited to handle your case. Here are five important questions you'll [...]

How to Talk to a Personal Injury Attorney

Before you hire a personal injury attorney in Las Vegas, or before the attorney agrees to take on your case, you will want to sit down and talk to them to make sure you feel comfortable with their experience. This is what is known as a consultation. A consultation gives you the opportunity to determine [...]

How to Avoid Accidents in the Workplace

In the state of Nevada, all employers are required to carry some form of workers compensation insurance. When you're injured on the job, you must notify your employer of the injury right away and they must provide you with a claim form. They will then submit the claim to their insurance company to be paid [...]

How Does a Personal Injury Attorney Get Paid?

You’ve been injured in an accident, and the other person was at fault. You think you might have a case and have considered suing, but you can’t afford a lawyer. Now you’re seeing commercials from other personal injury attorneys who say, “We don’t get paid unless you do!” How does it work? If you hire [...]

What to Do When You Go Back to Work After an Injury

Getting hurt on the job is painful, scary, and stressful. Your employer is legally obligated to carry workers’ compensation to protect you when this happens. Your medical expenses and lost wages should be paid while you recover. But what about when you’re ready to return to work? It’s rarely as simple as showing back on [...]

7 Situations When a Personal Injury Lawyer Can Help You

You’ve been in an accident -- at work, on the road, in a store -- and you know it wasn’t your fault. Someone else was the reason you’re hurt, not working, and racking up medical bills. So you follow the rules you’re given: you file a claim, send in the paperwork, and wait. But the [...]

9 Things Your Boss is Required to Do for Workers Compensation

Workers compensation is a form of insurance that protects employees if you get hurt or sick while on the job or as a result of the job you do. It pays your medical costs and lost wages after a job-related injury or illness. It’s a benefit your employer pays for and offers, but it’s not [...]

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 [...]

Advice from an Attorney: What to Do If Your Employer Doesn’t Have Workers Comp

In Nevada, the majority of businesses are legally required to purchase workers’ compensation insurance for their employees. Companies with even one employee must have it for employees who get injured or sick while on the job. You’d be right to assume your job offers workers comp, but you won’t know for sure until you get [...]

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