Las Vegas Escalator Breakdowns and Malfunctions May Lead to Serious Injuries

May 21st, 2010 by Farhan Naqvi in Personal Injury

If you or a loved one was injured as a result of an escalator breakdown, consult with an injury attorney. The manufacturer, or possibly a maintenance company, usually maintains the escalator system and when an accident or breakdown occurs, they will be held liable.

Insurance Policy Loopholes Becoming More Common

May 20th, 2010 by Farhan Naqvi in Personal Injury

The trend nowadays is insurance companies slipping tough restrictions and exemptions into that hard-to-understand language of their policies. There are many instances where the restrictions and exemptions are contradictory to the type of insurance coverage being purchased, and in some cases, make your coverage virtually worthless.

Segway Breakdowns Can Cause Serious Injuries

May 19th, 2010 by Farhan Naqvi in Personal Injury

The Segway can be a very sensitive piece of equipment. If you lean forward, the Segway goes forward. You lean back, the Segways goes back. It reacts to the rate in which you move the device and will actually shut off automatically, without warning, if it interprets your movements to be erratic. This is very risky. Imagine, you are crossing Las Vegas Boulevard on your Segway headed to the Venetian Resort-Hotel-Casino going 5 miles per hour, but then you notice car traveling down the road and you decide to increase your speed to 10 miles per hour.

The Life-Changing Effects of a Spinal Cord Injury

May 19th, 2010 by Farhan Naqvi in Personal Injury

Why are spinal cord injuries so traumatic? Because when your spinal cord is damaged, the result can be paralysis. There are two kinds of paralysis – paraplegia and quadriplegia. Someone who is a paraplegic can no longer use their legs. A quadriplegic is someone who cannot use both their lower body and upper body.

What To Do If You Get Injured in Commercial Truck Accident

May 18th, 2010 by Farhan Naqvi in Car Accidents

Trucking companies are required by law to keep detailed driver logs and maintenance records. In addition, many trucks carry black boxes that can record valuable data about driving habits and what may have caused the wreck. The sooner we can review this data, the sooner we can start building your case and make sure we’re ready for the trucking company’s defense tactics.

Pedestrian Crossing Accidents a Major Problem in Las Vegas

May 14th, 2010 by Farhan Naqvi in Traffic Laws

The disparity in size and force between a pedestrian and a vehicle means the brunt of the accident is forced on the pedestrian, so the effects on the human body are quite severe.

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