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    What to do if you’ve been in a car wreck

    Automobile accidents happen daily across the United States, and you’ll likely be involved in one at some point in your life. An accident can be unnerving, but you can prepare better if you know what to do. Our De Castroverde Accident & Injury Lawyers team, serving the Reno and Las Vegas areas, invites you to learn more about steps to […]

    What qualifies as a single vehicle accident?

    When considering vehicle accidents, most people think of accidents involving more than one vehicle, such as a head-on collision between a car and a truck. However, single-vehicle accidents are more common and can have catastrophic effects. According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, in 2020, single-vehicle crashes accounted for 57% of Nevada’s fatal vehicle crashes. If you’ve been involved […]

    What makes an accident settlement take so long?

    Have you been injured in an accident in the Reno and Las Vegas area and filed a personal injury claim with your insurance company? You may be wondering why accident settlements take so long. What happens if you reject the settlement offer? Can you re-open a claim after you have settled? Read below as our team at De Castroverde Accident […]

    What is personal injury protection for car insurance?

    As an at-fault state, Nevada legally requires all registered drivers to carry a minimum auto insurance liability coverage of $20,000 to cover property damage, $25,000 to cover bodily injury per person and $50,000 to cover bodily injury or death per accident. Liability insurance protects you if you’re at fault for an accident and you’re liable for other people’s injuries or […]

    How many car accidents happen in Las Vegas a day?

    Las Vegas is the most populous city in all of Nevada, so it should be no surprise that there are a lot of cars on the road. The public transportation system is also lacking, meaning most people commute using their own vehicles. This also means that Las Vegas has the highest number of car crashes in the state. But how […]

    How Many People Die From Car Accidents Every Year in the US?

    With approximately 46,000 fatal crashes on US roads each year, according to the Association for Safe International Road Travel (ASIRT), car accidents are one of the leading causes of death for Americans under age 55. Many factors contribute to these fatal crashes on US roadways, and many such fatalities are preventable. If you lost a loved one in a car […]

    What Are the Dangers Associated With Tailgating?

    Following another vehicle too closely, also known as tailgating, is a bad idea for many reasons. When a driver tailgates, they cannot stop in time when the person in front of them brakes or turns. An aggressive tailgater may distract or frighten the driver ahead of them, increasing the chances of an accident. If you were struck by a tailgater, […]

    How Do Car Insurance Companies Investigate Accident Claims?

    The aftermath of a car accident can be a stressful and confusing time. Car insurance companies play a huge role in the claims process and can add even more stress to your already overwhelming experience. However, if you understand how insurance companies investigate accidents and what questions they’ll ask during their investigation, you’ll have an easier time navigating the claims […]