Car Accidents Archives | Reno Personal Injury Law Blog
(775) 525-9164
Call Us Today
(800) 330-1101
Free Consultation

Car Accidents Archives

Making your case stronger after injured in Reno car accident

With the rate at which Nevada motorists are involved in car accidents these days, it's a miracle that more people aren't injured or killed. Many car accidents result in damages that can be fully accounted for by means of proving liability of the other motorist involved. If you were in a Reno car accident that put you in the hospital, you may be wondering how to gather compensation for the wrong's made by another driver. There are ways to make your personal injury claim and liability argument seeking compensation stronger in order to achieve that result.

Take action in Reno if injured by a distracted driver

It is illegal for a Reno driver to be behind the wheel while texting and driving. This law was passed for obvious reasons; if you are looking at your phone you are not looking at the road. Distracted driving is not limited to texting and driving, as many Reno drivers know all too well. Distracted driving encompasses several common behaviors that take the attention of the driver away from the road.

NV traffic dept. sets lofty, admirable goal for road fatalities

Some people aren't aware of the prevalence of fatalities occurring on Nevada roads today. Whether cars are piling up, motorcyclists are being thrown from their bike or trucks wreaking havoc on nearby vehicles, traffic deaths have gotten completely out of control. In the words of the Office of Traffic Safety, there are so many deaths on the roads, "that's sort of an equivalent of a jumbo jet falling out of the sky every week and crashing and killing everyone on board." This is how serious road fatalities have become, and this puts Reno residents, who use these roads, in danger.

Reno 3-vehicle accident ends with injuries and a fiery blaze

Multi-vehicle accidents are scary and unpredictable, and can result in many injuries and even deaths. Such a crash happened on Reno's I-580 and it included three vehicles and multiple drivers and passengers. One driver, who was allegedly recklessly driving his Corvette, is under investigation as being responsible for causing the car accident. Luckily, nobody was killed in the crash or the fiery blaze that immediately followed.

Bus and car collide, leaving more than a dozen injured

Nevada is a big draw for tourists, especially in Las Vegas and Reno. This brings an influx of traffic and people into the city which is great for the economy and many other aspects. One such tourist bus, which was carrying over a dozen people, was traveling on Nevada's I-15 when disaster struck the bus and all of the people riding on it.

Personal injury suit and comparative negligence after Reno crash?

After the dizzying effects of a car accident injury, an injured party often has many questions. What happened and who are to blame are high on the list of questions that people involved in the crash usually have after a Reno car accident. You may even be wondering about your actions leading up to the crash and if they hold any weight of responsibility. But even if you are partially responsible for a car accident, you can still receive compensation if another party was also responsible.

Looking for trends and common dangers in Nevada crashes

Nevada authorities and governing bodies are trying to drive Nevada to zero deaths. While this is a great goal to have, the reality is that hundreds are injured and even killed on Nevada roads each year. A compilation of crash statistics point to some common causes and repercussions for those injured in such a crash. It is clear that the consequences for being involved in a car accident can be quite severe both for an injured person's health and for their finances.

Whiplash common after Reno crash; injury known by what symptoms?

After a Reno car accident, whiplash is a common complaint. But, what exactly is whiplash? This term is given to pain that a person experiences from a jolting type of injury. For example, whiplash is most commonly associated with motor vehicle accidents.

Texting and driving is illegal

On their daily commute, many Reno drivers have been witness to illegal behavior. No, we aren't talking about speeding, tailgating or erratic driving. We are talking about illegal cell phone use, specifically texting and driving. The state of Nevada has strict laws about texting and driving.

  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • American Board Of Trial Advocates
  • NJA - Nevada Justice Association
  • Distinguished TM AV Lexis Nexis Martindale Hubbell Peer Review Rated For Ethical Standards And Legal Ability
  • EST. 1972 7 The Inner Circle of Advocates
  • Super Lawyers
  • American College Of Trial Lawyers
  • American Association For Justice

Contact Us Today About Your Claim

After an accident, our personal injury attorneys in Reno will fight your legal battles so you can focus on healing. Contact us online today at 775-525-9164 or fill out the form below. We are ready to help you obtain the compensation you deserve. Free consultations No fee unless we win your case

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy