Proving premises liability in the state of Nevada

Nevada child care centers are responsible for providing a safe environment for children who are in their care. If an incident occurs, involving the death or injury of a child while they are in the care of a daycare facility, premises liability and personal injury laws in Nevada will determine to what extent the facility is responsible for the injuries. In many cases, it is up to the injured … [Read more...]

Dog bites: Legal responsibility when pet escapes and attacks

The owners of an 11-month old pit bull in Virginia are facing four misdemeanor charges, after their dog jumped the broken backyard fence and attacked a young girl waiting for the school bus. According to Fredericksburg News, the 9-year-old girl suffered severe bite wounds to her legs, arms and back, and underwent surgery at the local hospital to repair the extensive damage. Neighbors claim that … [Read more...]

How You Can Get Injured in Las Vegas

While enjoying the sights and sounds of Las Vegas nightlife for a weekend visit, no one plans to be involved in an auto accident in their rental car, slip and fall at a hotel as a result of someone else’s negligence, or visit a popular eatery only to then become the sick with food poisoning.  While no weekend vacationer to Las Vegas plans these types of misfortunes, they do sometimes happen. Auto … [Read more...]

When Fido’s Bite is Worse than His Bark: How to Protect Your Rights

Man's Best Friend? Most of us love dogs and see them as faithful companions. However, the very fact that dogs are so popular has given rise to an alarming increase in the number of dog bites suffered each year in the United States. A stunning total of more than 4.7 million dog bites occur each year, with almost 800,000 of those bites requiring medical care. Even more tragically, these dog … [Read more...]