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Dealing With Workplace Injuries in Las Vegas

By | Bighorn Has Your Back, Uncategorized, Wrongful Death

There are many opportunities to get injured on the job, especially in places like factories, warehouses, and others where machinery is used. Workplace injuries are quite common and are normally due to single traumatizing events, such as lifting heavy loads, falling from a ladder, accidental detonations, accidents with saws, etc. Other more common workplace injuries are due to repetitive or…

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Understanding Your Rights in Public Transportation Accidents

By | Bighorn Has Your Back, Personal Injury Blog

From increases in gas prices, the rising costs of ownership, and many other reasons, the use of public transportation continues to increase. Being involved in an accident when using the bus or train is likely the farthest thing from your mind, but it can happen. If it does, the results can be catastrophic, and often result in life-altering injuries. If…

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How to Prove Emotional Distress

By | Bighorn Has Your Back, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury Blog, Wrongful Death

In a medical malpractice or personal injury suit, it is easiest to get compensation for damages that are easy to calculate. These include medical bills and lost wages. Getting compensation for emotional distress is much more difficult, because it is harder to quantify and harder to prove. Judges and juries are more reluctant to award large amounts of money for…

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Strippers Sue Six More Las Vegas Clubs

By | Bighorn Has Your Back, Las Vegas, Laws, Nevada, News

Strippers Sue Six More Las Vegas Clubs November 14, 2014 – In the aftermath of the October 30th Nevada Supreme Court ruling against Sapphire Gentlemen’s Club, attorneys representing current and former dancers at Las Vegas strip clubs filed class-action suits against multiple gentlemen’s clubs, including Larry Flynt’s Hustler Club, Club Paradise, Crazy Horse III, Olympic Gardens, Treasures, and Spearmint Rhino….

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Who Should Pay For High School Sports Related Injuries?

By | Bighorn Has Your Back, Laws, Personal Injury Blog

From the time they are playing soft pitch, to their varsity game of football, children are immersed in athletics. Teamwork is learned, trophies are won, and sometimes, injuries are sustained. The risk for accidents comes with any physical activity, especially in contact sports like football and wrestling. According to The University of Rochester Medical Center’s website, about 30 million children…

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Bicycle Laws and Legal Rights

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

When it comes to transportation, motor vehicles are not the only means to get to a destination. On public roads, bicycles are also welcome but oftentimes traffic laws for them are misunderstood, causing confusion for drivers and cyclists alike.  According to the Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT), bicycle deaths have increased by 133% in 2013. In 2012, there were 3…

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