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Category Archives: Nevada Personal Injury Information

Woman in Wheelchair Killed in Accident

Since the authorities placed the blame on the victim in this incident, it is likely that this determination would have a significant effect on the outcome of any wrongful death lawsuit which might be filed by the victim’s family members. If you have any questions regarding an auto-wheelchair accident, you should seek out a qualified personal injury attorney to answer them.

Two Auto-Pedestrian Accidents in Vegas Kill One Person, Injure Another

These two events illustrate the importance of taking extra precautions while crossing a road. Even though it may seem trivial, it is important to stay within a marked crosswalk while walking across a roadway (which may have been a factor in the fatal auto-pedestrian accident). In addition to safety concerns, pedestrians in crosswalks enjoy more protection under the law – and, by extension, in civil courts during personal injury or wrongful death lawsuits.

DUI Accident Claims Life of Young Woman

Not only will the at-fault driver probably be indicted for a crime, but he could very well be sued for wrongful death by the family members of the victim. In cases of this type, the grieving family could ask the court for reimbursement of burial expenses as well as compensation for mental anguish and/or pain and suffering.