Nursing Home Abuse

In Nevada, thousands trust the care of their elderly loved ones to the personnel at nursing home facilities. While most nursing homes in this state are professionally operated and staffed, other nursing home facilities are not. Understaffing and a lack of proper training are typically the root causes underlying abuse or mistreatment in nursing facilities. [...]

By |2019-07-09T02:02:23-07:00December 11th, 2014|injury|Comments Off on Nursing Home Abuse

High-Tech Safety For Motorcyclists

In the last half-century, tremendous strides have been made in automobile safety. Air bags and seat belts were only a start. “Driverless” cars are about to hit Nevada’s streets with wireless controls, rear-view video, radar, and computer technology. This means automobiles will be even safer in years to come. However, advances in motorcycle safety have [...]

By |2019-07-09T02:02:28-07:00October 14th, 2014|injury|Comments Off on High-Tech Safety For Motorcyclists

Surviving An Airplane Crash

If you’re injured in a plane or helicopter crash, speak to an experienced Las Vegas personal injury attorney immediately. A good personal injury lawyer can explain your legal options to you and fight for the maximum compensation that is rightfully yours. More now than ever, passengers in plane crashes tend to be survivors. In a [...]

By |2019-07-09T02:02:30-07:00September 2nd, 2014|injury|Comments Off on Surviving An Airplane Crash

Know The Law About Distracted Driving

April was Distracted Driving Awareness Month in Nevada, the beginning of an ongoing crackdown on texting while driving and other driving distractions. Law enforcement officials in Nevada are raising awareness of the dangers of using a digital device while driving, and one of the ways they’re raising awareness is by handing out more citations. When [...]

By |2019-07-09T02:02:33-07:00August 26th, 2014|injury|Comments Off on Know The Law About Distracted Driving

Staying Safe In The Summer

During the summer months, more vehicles are always on the nation’s streets and highways. Vacations, recreational outings, and road trips have always been a big part of the summertime for many of us in the United States. These travels should always mean happy times, but too often they result in tragedy due to negligent drivers [...]

By |2019-07-09T02:02:35-07:00July 29th, 2014|injury|Comments Off on Staying Safe In The Summer

Older Drivers Safer Than You Think

Despite what people may think about senior drivers, a recent report from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety concludes that drivers age 70 and older are better drivers than their own parents or grandparents ever were. Safer cars, healthier seniors, and increasing awareness of traffic safety are among the most likely reasons today’s elderly drivers [...]

By |2019-07-09T02:02:42-07:00May 9th, 2014|injury|Comments Off on Older Drivers Safer Than You Think

Horseback Riding Injuries

Nevada is famous for its Mustangs and other magnificent horses. Outside of the major cities, horse farms are abundant here; Nevadans love horses, and those who don’t own them still love to ride them. With thousands of square miles of open land all over the state, it’s imperative for those who ride horses to pursue [...]

By |2019-07-09T02:02:47-07:00April 3rd, 2014|injury|Comments Off on Horseback Riding Injuries

Food Poisoning

With millions of visitors every year, thousands of restaurants, and a variety of caterers and other food services, food poisoning is bound to happen occasionally in Las Vegas. If you suffer a case of food poisoning here, you need to know what to do. Food poisoning symptoms can include diarrhea, nausea, fever, vomiting, and abdominal [...]

By |2019-07-09T02:02:53-07:00January 30th, 2014|injury|Comments Off on Food Poisoning

Driverless Cars Are Here

It’s no longer science fiction: driverless cars are now a reality. But will American consumers buy them? And what happens if all the high-tech safety gizmos fail and there’s a crash? Taking control of their automobiles from the hands of America’s drivers is likely to be a tough sell. Obviously, driverless cars won’t sell to [...]

By |2019-07-09T02:02:53-07:00January 20th, 2014|injury|Comments Off on Driverless Cars Are Here

Cosmetic Surgery And Personal Injury

Thousands of people undergo cosmetic surgery procedures every year, and the overwhelming majority of them are happy with the results. That’s why what happened at the Strax Rejuvenation and Aesthetics Institute in Lauderhill, Florida, was not only tragic but unexpected as well. Between 2008 and 2011, three patients died after undergoing procedures performed at the [...]

By |2019-07-09T02:03:02-07:00November 4th, 2013|injury|Comments Off on Cosmetic Surgery And Personal Injury