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    Understanding Wrongful Death Claims in Nevada

    The loss of a loved one is never easy, especially when that person’s death is not natural. If the loss is due to medical malpractice or someone’s else negligence, it can add a significant amount of grief and confusion to the family members left behind. Like most states, Nevada has its own set of laws regarding wrongful death claims. Contact […]

    Does Insurance Cover Gross Negligence?

    Most general insurance policies do not cover gross negligence claims or, more to the point, they do not cover punitive damages. Insurance policies may even expressly state that negligent acts are covered, but acts of gross negligence are not. Gross negligence is, in fact, a serious accusation. It refers to a negligent act committed by a person that displays an […]

    How Long After a Slip and Fall Can You Sue in Nevada?

    Accidents involving slipping and falling can occur at any time and result in serious injuries. Over 1 million people visit emergency rooms each year due to slip and fall accidents. You could be entitled to compensation from a property owner after a slip and fall accident. Still, it is crucial to understand the statutes of limitations in Nevada and the potential […]

    Does Gross Negligence Require Intent?

    By law, a person who is considered grossly negligent may have committed their actions deliberately but did not necessarily intend to cause harm. In fact, the Nevada Supreme Court explicitly stated that gross negligence “falls short of being such reckless disregard of probable consequences as is equivalent to a willful and intentional wrong.” Therefore, proving intent is not required for a […]

    Explore These 6 Scenic Cycling Trails Around Henderson

    Henderson, Nevada, is a vibrant suburb outside of Las Vegas with a wealth of cycling trails for bikers to enjoy. Whether you’re local to the area or visiting Henderson, you can cruise down multiple trails with different scenery. Here’s our list of scenic cycling trails you can find in and around Henderson. Amargosa Trail The Amargosa Trail is a mere […]

    What Is the Difference Between Negligence and Gross Negligence?

    The term negligence (also known as “ordinary negligence”) means that a careless mistake or act of inattention results in an injury to another. Conversely, “gross negligence” is a reckless or purposeful indifference to the reasonable safety of others. Generally speaking, gross negligence is a more severe accusation, implying that the defendant was not only careless but reckless and engaged in […]

    What Is Gross Negligence in Nursing?

    A nurse may be considered grossly negligent if they display reckless or deliberate disregard for the safety of their patients. If their negligent actions result in an injury, the nurse could be held legally liable for losses incurred by the harmed patient. If you or a loved one were injured due to a nurse’s reckless disregard for their patient(s), we […]

    8 Ways To Enjoy Springtime in Summerlin

    After months of gray skies and chilly temperatures, spring is a welcome change. In addition to sunny skies, warmer weather, and beautiful blooms in nature, spring also usually brings a variety of fun things to do with friends or family. We created this list of some of the ways to enjoy springtime in Summerlin in Las Vegas to help you find […]

    Where Do Pedestrian Accidents Happen Most?

    As a state with several metropolitan areas and significant business and tourist destinations, Nevada sees more than 40 million visitors a year. Reno and Las Vegas are frequent destinations for visitors, incredibly the Strip with its many attractions, including the Bellagio Fountains. These visitors, combined with the already busy Nevada roads, lead to many motor vehicle accidents. Continue reading to […]

    Does Health Insurance Cover Car and Motorcycle Injuries?

    Being injured in a car or motorcycle accident can be a chaotic and confusing experience. Not only are you wondering what your next steps are, but you may also wonder who will be responsible for covering the costs of treating your injuries. In most cases, there are several insurance companies and policies in place, including health and medical insurance, car […]