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  • Eight Injured in Las Vegas Intersection Accident

    Posted By Las Vegas, NV Personal Injury Attorney || 30-Mar-2012

    Eight people were hospitalized following a car accident involving three vehicles colliding at an intersection. According to a KTNV news report, the car accident occurred at Lake Mead and Simmons in North Las Vegas. Officials say the driver of a truck failed to yield at a green left-hand turn light before colliding into an oncoming truck that then struck an SUV. The extent of the victims’ ...
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  • Fire at the Golden Nugget Causes Critical Injuries

    Posted By Shook & Stone, Chtd. || 28-Mar-2012

    A man was seriously injured in a fire at the Golden Nugget. According to a news report in The Associated Press, the building fire occurred on the 22nd floor of the Golden Nugget in downtown Las Vegas. Officials say the 22nd floor is one of many that are currently under construction. It is unclear if the victim was a worker or a guest. He was found unconscious and has been listed in critical ...
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  • Is Your C-4 Form - Employees Claim for Compensation/Report of Initial Treatment - Filled Out Correctly?

    Posted By Nevada Personal Injury Attorney || 26-Mar-2012

    One of the most common issues that we encounter handling workers’ compensation claims is improper reporting on the C-4 form. Mistakes made on the C-4 form at the outset of the claim can cause big headaches for you, the injured worker, that last throughout the claim. However, by following a few short and simple tips, you can easily navigate this potential barrier to fully recover all the ...
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  • 11-Year-Old Girl Killed in Las Vegas Accident Involving School Bus

    Posted By Las Vegas Injury Attorney || 21-Mar-2012

    An 11-year-old girl was recently killed in a Las Vegas pedestrian accident after she was hit by a school bus while walking at a street intersection. According to a news report in The Las Vegas Sun, the fatal pedestrian accident occurred at the intersection of Ann Road and Pebble Rock Drive. Police say the girl was run over by the school bus that was making a right onto Pebble Rock. The bus was ...
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  • Speed Continues to be Common Cause of NV Fatal Car Crashes

    Posted By Shook & Stone, Chtd. || 19-Mar-2012

    Speed is a contributing factor in approximately one out of every three fatal car accidents. Despite this staggering statistic, little has been done to decrease the number of fatal crashes involving speeding. According to a news report in USA Today, there has been little to no success in combating speed-related car crashes nationwide. While non-use of seat belt deaths dropped 23 percent over the ...
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  • Safety Tips to Help Prevent St. Patrick's Day Drunk Driving Accidents

    Posted By Las Vegas, NV Injury Attorney || 15-Mar-2012

    If you plan on celebrating with family or friends this St. Patrick’s Day, please make sure that you or someone you know is not leaving the party in their vehicle while under the influence so as to prevent a serious auto accident. There are several options available to Las Vegas drivers on holidays. You could appoint your own designated driver, such as a sober friend or family member. Or you ...
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  • Four Injured in Las Vegas Car Accident Involving Motor Home

    Posted By Las Vegas, NV Personal Injury Lawyer || 14-Mar-2012

    Multiple vehicles were involved in a Las Vegas car accident that resulted in four people being transported to local hospitals with injuries. According to a Fox 5 news report, the injury accident occurred on Pecos Road near West Tropicana Avenue in Las Vegas. A news report by My News 3 states that the driver of a motor home rear-ended a vehicle starting a chain-reaction crash involving five ...
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  • Bicyclist Injured in Las Vegas Hit-and-Run Accident

    Posted By Shook & Stone, Chtd. || 6-Mar-2012

    A bicyclist was injured in a drunk driving accident after being struck by a hit-and-run driver. According to a KTNV news report, the injury collision occurred on State Route 159 near Calico Basin. The woman driving a white pickup truck struck the bicyclist and then drove way. Police say she parked the car at a nearby horse corral and fled on foot. Officials eventually arrested her for driving ...
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  • Goodyear Tires Recalled for Tire Tread Separation

    Posted By Shook & Stone, Chtd. || 1-Mar-2012

    Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company is recalling about 41,000 of its Wrangler Silent Armor tires over concerns that some of the tires could tear and cause serious car accidents. According to a Reuters news report, the defective tires that have been recalled are used on pickup trucks, vans, and SUVs. The recall comes after two people died this year in a rollover accident in Texas after the tread on ...
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