Personal Injury Blog

Las Vegas Personal Injury News & Information

  • The Most Common Birth Injuries

    Posted By Shook & Stone || 17-Jul-2018

    Welcoming a newborn baby into the world is one of the greatest joys parents will ever experience. Unfortunately, sometimes the negligent acts of a medical professional can tarnish this moment of joy by causing irreparable harm to your baby, forever altering your future as a family. Any number of injuries can be sustained during the delivery process when negligence or a lack of proper training is ...
    Continue Reading
  • Signs of Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect

    Posted By Shook & Stone || 3-Jul-2018

    Many of us will, at some point, have to consider finding an appropriate nursing home for an elderly loved one at some point. While we might want to try to care for them at home, the fact is that, oftentimes, this is not possible. Many elderly individuals require specialized care, particularly if they are suffering from a degenerating cognitive disease such as Alzheimer’s or dementia. In the ...
    Continue Reading
  • Top Mistakes Made During Personal Injury Claims

    Posted By Shook & Stone || 15-Jun-2018

    If you have ever been involved in an accident, you likely know and understand how stressful they can be and that these overwhelming feelings extend well beyond the immediate aftermath. It is important to try to keep a clear head during this time to ensure you do not make any mistakes that could further add to your frustrations during this difficult and chaotic time. To avoid making costly mistakes ...
    Continue Reading
  • Tips on How to Take Pictures After an Auto Accident

    Posted By Shook & Stone || 1-Jun-2018

    One of the last things on your mind after being involved in a car accident is probably the idea of having to take photos, especially with all of the other immediate responsibilities you will have in the aftermath. You will need to call for local law enforcement to file a police report, you have to exchange pertinent information with the other driver or drivers involved, and you need to call your ...
    Continue Reading
  • What to Expect After a Car Accident

    Posted By Shook & Stone || 15-May-2018

    If you have never been involved in an accident until now, you are probably feeling a little uncertain about the future and what you should expect to happen next. You might even still be in a state of shock. However, it is important to properly handle the aftermath of this terrible experience to ensure that it does not continue to negatively impact your life. Below is a brief overview of what you ...
    Continue Reading
  • Why You Should Never Apologize After a Car Accident

    Posted By Shook & Stone || 1-May-2018

    After being involved in a car accident, you might feel confused and scared. One of the most common knee-jerk reactions in this situation is to apologize to the other driver involved, even if the accident was not your fault. This apology might seem like a kind gesture to soften the tone of what is likely a frustrating and nerve-wracking scenario, but it will not do you any good. If anything, it is ...
    Continue Reading
  • Why You Should See a Doctor Right After an Accident

    Posted By Shook & Stone || 19-Apr-2018

    After being involved in a motor vehicle accident, one of the first things you should do is visit your doctor or take a trip to the hospital, even if you happen to feel fine in the immediate aftermath. The fact is that most injuries do not produce symptoms right away and, without proper medical treatment, a major health problem could be brewing without your knowledge. In addition to posing a danger ...
    Continue Reading
  • Myths about Seat Belt Safety & Car Accidents

    Posted By Shook & Stone || 6-Apr-2018

    Motor vehicles are equipped with a wide range of new, cutting-edge safety features, but despite the great strides that have been made in technology, no other safety feature matches the benefits a seat belt can provide. It estimated that seat belts save as many as 13,000 lives every year. Unfortunately, many continue to neglect using this simple, life-saving feature in their vehicles, whether as ...
    Continue Reading
  • Motorcycle Safety Tips

    Posted By Shook & Stone || 22-Mar-2018

    Motorcycles are a fun and thrilling ride for those who are looking for the freedom and rush these iconic bikes provide. They are also inherently less safe than other motor vehicles due to the level of vulnerability they expose riders to. In fact, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), motorcyclists are at least 30 times more likely to die in a crash than those in a car. ...
    Continue Reading
  • Signs of a Concussion After an Accident

    Posted By Shook & Stone || 7-Mar-2018

    Concussions are a type of brain injury that, if left untreated or undiagnosed, could result in some devastating effects. However, like many other injuries that are sustained in car accidents, concussions do not immediately present alarming symptoms. Without knowing what to look for, you could miss out on the more subtle signs of this serious injury. Regardless of whether or not you believe you ...
    Continue Reading
  • Myths About Personal Injury Law

    Posted By Shook & Stone || 21-Feb-2018

    When it comes to the law, many of us often lack experience or familiarity. Myths tend to permeate our discourse, making it difficult to discern the difference between truth and reality. If you were recently injured, however, and are now considering filing a personal injury case, these myths can influence the steps you take moving forward, possibly leading you to make unwise decisions. Do not base ...
    Continue Reading
  • Should Soft Tissue Injuries be Taken Seriously?

    Posted By Shook & Stone || 7-Feb-2018

    Some of the most common injuries sustained in motor vehicle accidents are soft tissue injuries, particularly in incidents involving low-impact collisions. Unfortunately, these injuries are often disregarded as minor and not taken as seriously as they should be in many cases. While some soft tissue injuries are certainly minor and are not cause for concern, others have the potential to be serious, ...
    Continue Reading
  • Top Mistakes Made After an Accident

    Posted By Shook & Stone || 30-Jan-2018

    Accidents happen all the time, but despite the fact that they are common occurrences does not lessen the impact of them. The aftermath of a motor vehicle accident can be overwhelming, traumatic, and even chaotic, leading to various types of mistakes that often compromise one’s chances of obtaining proper compensation. While it might be easier said than done, it is critical to try to remain ...
    Continue Reading
  • Why You Should Not Post About Your Injury to Social Media

    Posted By Shook & Stone || 15-Jan-2018

    Social media is everywhere nowadays and many of us partake in the act of oversharing every aspect of our lives, no matter how mundane or eventful it might be. For the majority of people, this might not be too much of an issue, but for those who are currently in the midst of a personal injury case, posting on social media can derail the outcome of a case. Even if you are not making any posts that ...
    Continue Reading
  • Workers' Compensation Claim is Accepted: What now?

    Posted By Kevin Kampschror, Esq. || 11-Jan-2018

    The insurer has thirty (30) days to accept or deny a workers’ compensation (“WC”) claim filed by an injured worker. Once the injured worker’s claim has been accepted, what next? The insurer will send out the claim acceptance via certified mail, and the claim acceptance will state what body part is accepted under the claim. What body parts are covered is commonly referred to ...
    Continue Reading
  • 333 results found. Viewing page 1 of 23. Go to page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7  . . . 19 20 21 22 23   Next

The Most Important Meeting You Can Have

To speak with an attorney immediately, send us some details about your case below or call us directly at (888) 662-2013.