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The Risks of Rollovers

Rollovers account for roughly 2% of all automobile accidents, yet they are responsible for nearly 33% of all accident fatalities. This makes them the most dangerous type of accident for motorists to experience. Causes of Rollover Accidents All vehicles have the potential to rollover, however, there are some factors that[…]

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The Danger of an Exploding E-cigarette

In recent years, reports have increasingly surfaced all over the world of e-cigarettes exploding or spontaneously catching fire. According to CNN, there were 134 U.S. incidents of e-cigs becoming overheated, catching fire, or exploding that were identified by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) between 2009 and 2016. Of the[…]

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How to Prevent Teen Accidents

Sobering statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration show that fatalities increased by 7.2 percent in 2015, and teen fatalities increased by 10 percent, pointing to a clear need for preventative action. Parents should understand the statistics and then focus on safe driving practices for both themselves and their[…]

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Proving Dog Bite Liability in Nevada

Unlike a majority of the states, Nevada does not have a specific statute addressing dog bite liability. Instead, personal injury cases involving dog bites proceed under the state’s negligence laws and precedents that have been established through specific case decisions. Additionally, local ordinances may also be used to establish negligence[…]

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Do’s and Don’ts After a Car Accident

Car accidents can happen at any moment, and it is critical to be prepared if one occurs. No one wants to be in a crash. The first few minutes after an accident are crucial. Even accidents that seem very mild could have unexpected consequences.
Knowing what to do and what not do ahead of time can make recovering from an accident much simpler.

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Harley-Davidson Brakes Pose Safety Risks for Riders

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), an investigation is underway in response to reports of accidents caused by failing brakes on Harley-Davidson motorcycles. Since Harley-Davidson motorcycles are popular on Nevada’s open roads, several personal injury cases have been filed with a Las Vegas personal injury attorney.

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