Car Accident News

Travel Tips for Driving Safely During Thanksgiving

More than 45 million Americans plan to drive farther than 50 miles from their home during the Thanksgiving holiday. This represents a 3.3 percent increase from 2016, according to AAA. With Las Vegas among the top five holiday travel destinations in the… Read More

Can I Be Compensated for a Head Injury after a Car Accident?

Head injuries are one of the most serious injuries from a car accident. These types of injuries can result in minor cuts and bruises, or more serious medical conditions like brain damage. A head injury can cause you to suffer life-altering consequences… Read More

7 Useful Pedestrian Safety Tips

Walking near a road or intersection can be dangerous. The lack of protection pedestrians have from vehicles using the roadway makes them vulnerable and susceptible to being injured in an accident. However, pedestrians share responsibility for maintaining… Read More

Nevada’s Right-of-Way Traffic Laws

An important aspect of driving carefully is knowing who has the right-of-way in various traffic scenarios. Right-of-way laws are in place to maintain a safe flow of traffic and minimize the risk of causing a dangerous accident. However, many motorists… Read More

Can I Recover Compensation if I Was a Passenger Injured in a Car Accident?

When a passenger is injured in an automotive accident, he or she has the same right to pursue compensation for his or her injuries as a driver does. Because Nevada is a fault state when it comes to auto accident liability, if you were harmed as a passenger… Read More

Understanding Nevada’s Left-Lane Law

In addition to being frustrating, slow drivers in the left lane can also create dangerous situations on the roadways. To fix this problem, Nevada enacted Assembly Bill No. 334 on July 1, which makes it illegal for motorists to travel under the speed limit… Read More

Common Injuries Reported After an Auto Accident

Car accidents often occur suddenly and with little warning. The extreme force behind an auto collision can result in a victim suffering from a variety of injuries that range in severity. At Henness & Haight, our committed Las Vegas car accident attorneys… Read More

How to Prove Negligence in a Nevada Car Accident Claim

Filing a car accident claim may bring you compensation for the damages you have suffered from a car accident. However, an important part of filing a successful claim is being able to prove the at-fault driver’s negligence caused the accident. At Henness… Read More

7 Defensive Driving Tips to Improve Your Safety

Defensive driving is a useful strategy that can help you safely navigate the roadway to avoid dangerous hazards and negligent or reckless drivers. Henness & Haight’s committed Las Vegas auto accident attorneys have provided the following defensive driving… Read More

Nevada Raises Speeds up to 80 mph in Certain Locations

Nevada has become the most recent state to raise speed limits to 80 mph on a 130-mile stretch of Interstate 80, beginning 40 miles east of Reno to Winnemucca. The new maximum speed limit law was singed into effect by Gov. Brian Sandoval 18 months ago.… Read More