Who Is at Fault After a Jaywalker Hit by Truck?
Accidents happen swiftly in daily life. The legal terrain can be intricate for those dealing with the aftermath of a collision between a jaywalker and a truck. In Nevada, where jaywalking is illegal and risky, grasping the law’s nuances is vital for all parties. This article delves into the events following a jaywalker being hit […]
Do Jaywalkers Have the Right of Way? Decoding Nevada Law
Crossing the street is something we all do without giving it a second thought. For those who traverse the asphalt outside a marked crosswalk, the term “jaywalking” may sound familiar. In downtown Las Vegas, Nevada, jaywalking isn’t just a casual term; it’s a legal concern that can lead to penalties akin to traffic tickets. If […]
A Legal Guide: What Happens if You Hit a Pedestrian Jaywalking
The bustling streets of Nevada can be treacherous for pedestrians, especially when you’re jaywalking. Getting hit by a car in such cases can be unfortunate, but the repercussions of pedestrian accident aren’t solely yours to bear. This article elaborates on the implications for both drivers and pedestrians when a jaywalking pedestrian is hit by a […]
I Was in a Motorcycle Accident – Does it Qualify As A Personal Injury Case?
Riding a motorcycle is a popular mode of transportation, but it has a higher risk of accidents than driving a car. Motorcycle accidents often result in severe injuries, and if you’ve been in a motorcycle accident, you may be wondering if your case qualifies as a personal injury case. In this blog, our motorcycle accident […]
What Happens If a Pedestrian Causes a Car Crash?
When an accident takes place on the road, it’s common to presume that the person behind the wheel is at fault. And while it is true in most cases, it isn’t always the case. Sometimes, a road accident may take place due to a pedestrian. What Happens When a Pedestrian Causes an Accident? There can […]
How Do Pedestrians Get Injured?
Pedestrian injury cases have become more common, despite strict traffic guidelines. More than 6,500 pedestrian deaths were reported in 2020. Moreover, the first half of 2021 saw nearly 3,000 pedestrian fatalities. While not all pedestrian accidents are fatal, they often lead to severe injuries. They’re also often entirely preventable. Here are a few common pedestrian injury […]
How Pedestrian Accident Lawyers In Denver Make Life Easier for Pedestrians Injured in Accidents
An auto-pedestrian accident is a life-changing event, both for the driver and the pedestrian. Car accident injuries always bear the threat of being fatal, but when a person on foot is struck by a car, regardless of fault, it can traumatize everyone involved. Bourassa Law Group has handled many motor vehicle cases in Denver, and their team […]
When Is The Pedestrian Liable In Auto-Pedestrian Accidents?
Following an accident, the hardest part of a claim might be determining fault, even with an auto-pedestrian crash. Personal injury attorneys will always do their best to find out exactly how the accident occurred and who was to blame, but these things rarely occur with complete documentation.Additionally, as soon as an accident happens, the at-fault party […]