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What You Should Do After A Nevada Dog Bite

What You Should Do After A Nevada Dog Bite

Any dog can bite, no matter their breed, temperament, or training. In the moments and days following a dog attack, knowing how to protect your health and obey Nevada dog bite laws is vital. There aren’t any federal guidelines for handling dangerous dogs, so these laws vary widely based on state, county, and city; Nevada’s dog bite laws are stricter than most states and demand greater care from victims and owners alike. Prioritize Your Safety After being attacked by a dog, [...]

Delayed Onset Injuries After Car Accidents

Delayed Onset Injuries After Car Accidents

After a Nevada car accident, although you might feel fine, you shouldn’t assume you are. Due to shock, you might be severely injured yet be completely unaware of it; even after your initial rush of adrenaline wears off, you could still have injuries that don’t cause pain for hours, days, or weeks. Recognizing Late-Onset Injuries Many delayed onset injuries can be detected during a comprehensive medical examination, well before symptoms set in. You should always see a doctor on the day [...]

How Motorcycle Accidents Happen

How Motorcycle Accidents Usually Happen

Thousands of fatalities and nearly a hundred thousand injuries are caused annually by motorcycle accidents. Despite their relative rarity on the road, bikers are over 30 times more likely to be killed in an accident than other drivers and face a variety of risks unique to motorcyclists. Regardless of what vehicle you operate, knowing how and why motorcycle accidents happen will help you avoid potentially fatal collisions and stay safe on the road. Left-hand Turns Nearly half of all motorcycle collisions [...]

What Family Members Can Do After Losing Someone in an Accident

What Family Members Can Do After Losing Someone in an Accident

Thousands of people die in crashes every year, including hundreds of fatal car accidents in Nevada according to the Office of Traffic Safety. Many of these drivers have families, who are bound to be overwhelmed by the sudden and terrible news of having lost a loved one—these people are victims of lethal accidents too, even if they weren’t caught within the collision itself. For mourning families, outlooks are good in Nevada (as well as most other states); they’ll be [...]

Why Nevada Motorcyclists Face Greater Risks Than Other Motorists

Why Nevada Motorcyclists Face Greater Risks Than Other Motorists

Motorcyclist fatalities have reached the highest level in decades during the past few years according to the Insurance Information Institute. Unfortunately, these rates are not likely to go down anytime soon. Although some bikers are reckless and make hazardous decisions, many cautious, experienced riders still get into dangerous accidents. Motorcycle drivers are more likely to sustain critical injuries, rather than those in larger vehicles, when they are involved in accidents through no fault of their own.  Why Motorcyclists Get into [...]

What To Do If You’re Hurt in a Las Vegas Hotel

What to Do if You Are Hurt in a Las Vegas Hotel

Millions of people flock to Las Vegas yearly for tourism and travel, and most stay in local hotels during their trip. The last thing you expect after a long day of enjoyment is to suffer an unexpected injury due to unsafe premises and negligent hotel management. Unfortunately, these things happen on a regular basis. If you’re hurt in a Las Vegas hotel property accident, you should know how to proceed. See a Doctor and Gather Evidence Your safety and well being [...]