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    Determining Fault in Nevada Car Accident Claims

    State law determines fault and avenues for compensation in car accident cases. Nevada, like many other states, operates under a modified comparative negligence rule. If you were partially at fault for an accident in Las Vegas or any other area of the state, your percentage of fault could diminish the amount of damages awarded in any personal injury claim. Understanding […]

    What is the Settlement Value for Whiplash in a Car Accident

    Some of the most common injuries endured by car accident victims are whiplash-related injuries. The hyperextension of the neck during a sudden stop can cause mild to severe neck and spine problems. Many people mistakenly believe they cannot recover damages for whiplash injuries after a preventable car accident. In reality, settlement values for whiplash injuries range from a few thousand […]

    Traffic Deaths Increase by 14 Percent in the United States

    New data has shown an alarming increase in the number of traffic deaths in the United States. In a recent article published by CNN, the National Safety Council (NSC) has found that there has already been a 14 percent increase in traffic fatalities for 2015. If this trend continues to grow, 2015 will be the deadliest year for motorists since […]

    Tips for Filing a Whiplash Injury Claim Post-Accident

    After a car accident, you should seek immediate medical attention and have an evaluation performed for whiplash. Even if you are not experiencing any pain or symptoms, you could have a serious injury. Minor collisions, even at low speeds, can cause injury to your neck and spine. Therefore, it is best to seek prompt medical attention as soon as possible […]