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What Are the Chances That My Car Accident Claim Will Be Settled?

In the aftermath of a serious wreck, you’re probably hoping for a painless claims process and a speedy settlement. However, getting your hands on a payout is never a guarantee, and—depending on the unique circumstances surrounding the crash—the insurer may fight you tooth-and-nail from the moment you take action. Additionally, the proceedings are notoriously unpredictable, […]

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Injured in a Car Accident? Avoid These 4 Common Errors

In everyday life, mistakes can usually be remedied with an ice cream cone, bouquet of roses, or carefully worded email. However, the claims process is far less forgiving. The insurance company will likely pounce on any errors you’ve made—whether big or small—in a bid to reduce your settlement or deny your claim. As such, you […]

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What Is a Personal Injury Journal & Why Should I Keep One?

The road to recovery after suffering a serious injury in an accident can be an arduous and painful journey. At times, it can feel like one day blends into the next, with weeks or even months feeling like one traumatic and agonizing experience. If you’re planning to file a personal injury claim, it’s important to […]

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Building a Truck Accident Claim

Due to their immense size and weight, an 18-wheeler can cause considerable damage in a wreck. Victims often suffer catastrophic injuries, forced to fork out thousands of dollars for medical expenses and other unanticipated losses. If you were injured in a truck accident, you may be wondering what you can do to give your personal […]

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Evidence That May Strengthen Your Car Accident Claim

Like most states, Nevada applies a fault-based system to car accident claims. That means the person who caused the crash is responsible for covering the damages. They don’t usually do so out-of-pocket, however. Instead, victims typically file third-party claims with the at-fault motorist’s auto insurance carrier. If you were seriously hurt in a wreck through […]

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How to Prepare for Your First Meeting with a Personal Injury Attorney

If you’re planning on enlisting legal help before proceeding with a personal injury claim, you’re on the right track. After all, you have enough to worry about without having to investigate the accident, dig up evidence, track damages, or correspond with the liable party.  Chances are you’ve never worked with a personal injury attorney, though, […]

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What to Expect If You File a Personal Injury Claim

If you were hurt through no fault of your own, you may be entitled to compensation for the associated losses. In the state of Nevada, recoverable damages might include medical expenses, missed wages, the cost of replacement services, and pain and suffering.  Of course, in order to seek compensation for these and other losses, you’re […]

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5 Steps to Take After Getting Hurt in an Accident 

Whether you were bit by someone else’s dog or struck by a drunk driver, the aftermath of the accident was probably chaotic. Following unanticipated injuries, it can be hard to know which way is up, let alone how you should proceed if you want to hold the liable party accountable.  Since building a strong personal […]

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Understanding Attorneys’ Fees: How Does a Contingency Arrangement Work?

If you want to file a personal injury claim but doubt you can afford legal counsel, think again. Most reputable firms accept cases on a contingency basis. They recognize the financial struggles that accident victims face, so they take their fee out of the payout that results. And if the claim doesn’t yield a settlement […]

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What Are Bodily Injury Liability Limits & How Do They Work?

If you were hurt in a car accident through no fault of your own, you may be planning on filing a personal injury claim. Since Nevada is a “fault state” when it comes to motor-vehicle collisions, those who cause wrecks are usually responsible for the resulting damages, so the law is likely on your side. […]

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Should I Add UM/UIM or MedPay to My Auto Insurance Policy?

When handling car accident claims, Nevada follows a fault-based, or “tort,” system. That means if you’re struck by a drunk, drowsy, or distracted driver while operating your own vehicle, you have every right to seek compensation for the losses you incur. In most cases, you’ll do so by filing a third-party claim with the liable […]


Who Will Pay for My Car Repairs After a Collision?

If your car was recently damaged in a wreck, you’re probably wondering who’s responsible for the repairs. Even if you have auto insurance, you shouldn’t have to worry about filing a claim under your own policy and covering the deductible to fix damage that someone else caused. Thankfully, the state of Nevada agrees. Unlike states […]