Mainor Wirth Recent Posts

Too Dark to Drive? (Nighttime Fatalities)

Low-light and no-light conditions create considerable hazards for motorists and pedestrians in Nevada. Roughly 71% of fatalities involving pedestrians or cyclists occur after dark. Pedestrian Fatalities in the United States In 2017, 364 cyclists and 4,440 pedestrians were killed in motor vehicle collisions in the United States. Of these, 71%[…]

Continue reading
COVID-19 Litigation: Take Home Lawsuits Erupt

“Take home” lawsuits involving family members of people who contracted the COVID-19 virus at work and then “took it home” are starting to explode across the country. These lawsuits allege that the worker contracted the virus at work, brought it home, and caused the subsequent illnesses suffered in the family.[…]

Continue reading
Is Uber Hiding Crash Data?

Recent studies have found that Uber may be hiding some of its crashes from safety records and reports. This leads many accident attorneys in Las Vegas to look for more details as they seek to hold ride-share drivers accountable for accidents they cause while working. Uber Holding Back from Making[…]

Continue reading
How to Stay Out of the ER This Thanksgiving

The four most common Thanksgiving injuries and ailments are food poisoning, knife-related lacerations and injuries, burns, and alcohol-related injuries. The following tips will help families avoid these types of injuries so they can stay out of the ER this holiday season. Preventing Food Poisoning on Thanksgiving Food poisoning is a[…]

Continue reading
Can Concussions Cause PTSD?

Concussions and other traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) can cause symptoms similar to post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). This is why it is so important to diagnose a concussion after an accident. Getting the right help after an accident is essential to protect health, both physically and emotionally. Symptoms of a Concussion[…]

Continue reading
Injured by Your Instant Pot?

An Instant Pot is advertised as a safe pressure cooker option, but some owners have experienced unexpected explosions that lead to serious, life-altering burns across their bodies. While this kitchen appliance makes cooking more convenient, it sets the stage for some of the most dangerous types of accidents in the[…]

Continue reading