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Does an Employer Need to Resume Benefits After I Leave Work Again?

By | Bighorn Has Your Back, Workers' Compensation

Q: I collected Workers’ Compensation benefits for several months, then tried to go back to work. After a week I had to leave work due to my injury; I notified the insurance company. Do they have to resume my benefits? Workers’ compensation in Las Vegas may seem straightforward, but once you find yourself needing compensation, things can get a bit…

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The Importance of Hiring a Lawyer Who Rides a Motorcycle

By | Bighorn Has Your Back, Car Accidents, Las Vegas, Nevada, Personal Injury Blog, Safety

In 2013, 1 in 5 Nevada traffic fatalities was a motorcyclist. There were 55 motorcycle fatalities in Southern Nevada in 2014. As of July 2015, there have been 23 motorcycle fatalities. Motorcyclists are more than 26 times more likely than passenger car occupants to die in a motor vehicle traffic crash. Between 2009 and 2013, nearly 1,100 motorcyclists were seriously…

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Staying Safe as a Pedestrian in Las Vegas

By | Bighorn Has Your Back, Las Vegas

According to the CDC, pedestrian accidents in Nevada account for as much as 16% of all traffic related deaths in the state. The sad truth is, the number of pedestrian fatalities and injuries continues to grow, despite actions taken by law enforcement and county officials to help raise awareness of this growing trend. Pedestrian Fatalities Pedestrian fatalities continue to grow…

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