Wrongful Death Claims in Las Vegas, Nevada

What is a wrongful death? As a legal term of art, it is a death that has been caused by the fault or negligence of another person or entity. For example, deaths caused by drunk driving, a dangerous or defective product, the construction of an unsound structure or building, nursing home negligence, or failing to […]

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Head-On Auto Collisions and Accidents In Las Vegas, Nevada

Head-on auto collisions and accidents in Nevada A head-on collision is a traffic collision/accident where the front ends of two vehicles hit each other, as opposed to a side collision or rear-end collision. Head-on collisions often result in a fatal road traffic accident. U.S. statistics show that in 2005, head-on crashes constituted only 2.0% of […]

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Steps in a Typical Auto Accident Claim

Steps in a Typical Auto Accident Claim 1. Notice of Representation Letter to Insurance Company of Potential Defendant After you retain counsel at Albright Stoddard Warnick & Albright to recover damages for your injuries sustained in an accident, we will notify the insurance company of the driver at fault that you have retained counsel. In […]

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Distracted Driving and Personal Injuries from Auto Accidents

Distracted Driving with Children The subject of distracted driving has heavily focused on the dangers of texting while driving, particularly among teenagers. Now two new studies, one from North American and one from Australia, show that parents driving their kids are also guilty of being distracted at the wheel. The studies indicate that distracted-driver parents […]

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Failure to Yield Right of Way Accidents in Las Vegas, Nevada

Failure to Yield Right-of-Way Accidents in Southern Nevada Many of the accidents that happen in Las Vegas, Nevada, are due to a driver’s failure to yield the right-of-way. This is one of the leading causes of accidents, especially involving motorcycles, and many times the driver claims that he or she did not see the motorcycle. […]

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Pedestrian Accidents and Injuries in Las Vegas, Nevada

Pedestrian Accidents in Las Vegas, Nevada At some point, Ne­vadans of all ages are exposed to the risk of pedestrian injury. Whether walking from their parked car to their place of employment, walking to school, taking the bus, or jogging for exercise, Nevadans share public roadways with motor vehicles, placing themselves at direct risk for […]

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Drunk Driving Accidents and Personal Injuries in Las Vegas, Nevada

Drunk driving is one of the leading causes of auto accidents in the United States, as well as in Nevada. It is estimated that one in three Americans will be involved in a drunk driving related accident at some time during their lives. According to figures released by Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD), 16,694 people […]

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Dog Bites and Animal Negligence in Nevada; Dog Bite Attorneys

4.5 million Americans are bitten by dogs each year. Up to 20% of dog bites each year result in injuries that require medical attention. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 31,000 people underwent reconstructive surgery in order to repair the wounds and scars caused by dog bites in 2006. Being […]

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Truck Accidents in Las Vegas, Nevada and on the 1-15 Corridor causing wrongful death and personal injuries

Truck (big rig) accidents have an entirely different complexity to them than traditional automobile accidents. Due to the nature of big rigs carrying large and heavy loads over many hours each day, the federal government has imposed strict regulations on truck drivers such as how many hours a truck driver may drive without rest. These […]

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Slip and Fall Personal Injuries in Las Vegas, Nevada

If you have been in a slip and fall accident due to the fault or negligence of someone else, you need discuss your options with the personal injury attorneys at Albright Stoddard. Our premises injury attorneys will help you analyze the value and merits of your potential case. At Albright Stoddard, we understand what you […]

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