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8 Common Symptoms of Whiplash after a Car Accident

Whiplash is one of the most common car accident injuries. Although neck injuries can occur in most types of collisions, rear-end crashes are the leading cause of whiplash in the United States. According to Right Diagnosis, approximately 120,000 people suffer whiplash in our country every year, and if left unaddressed, the condition can worsen and possibly cause a permanent disability.

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1 Dead, 16 Students Injured in School Bus Crash

KTLA reports on a school bus crash that killed one driver and injured 16 students. The University Medical Center of Southern Nevada has confirmed that 13 of the students sustained non-life threatening injuries but one was critically injured.

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What Is the Statute of Limitations for Personal Injury Claims in Utah?

If you were injured due to the negligence of another person or organization, you may have grounds for a personal injury claim. Every state has a specific deadline, called a statute of limitations, by which personal injury claims must be filed. If you attempt to file your claim after the statute of limitations has expired, it is likely that the court will dismiss your case.

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Motorcyclist Dies in Crash on West Flamingo Road in Las Vegas

The Las Vegas Sun reports on a recent collision between a motorcycle and another vehicle that took the life of the motorcyclist. The accident happened at around 12 p.m. near the intersection of Flamingo Road and Durango Drive.

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Is Your Child Using the Appropriate Car Seat?

Multiple studies show that the use of an appropriate child seat or booster seat significantly reduces the risk of injuries in the event of an accident. For this reason, Utah law mandates that children younger than 8 sit in an appropriate restraint system. This rule does not apply to kids who are at least 57 inches tall, at which point it is permissible to use a lap and shoulder belt without a booster seat.

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Do You Know the Top 3 Causes of Wrongful Death?

Losing a family member is one of life’s most heart-wrenching tragedies. The grief is compounded when a loved one dies unexpectedly due to another person’s malicious or negligent actions.

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What Evidence Do I Need to Prove Nursing Home Abuse in Nevada?

It is common to feel anxious when your loved one enters a nursing home. You want to ensure your elderly relative receives reliable care in a comfortable, safe environment. Unfortunately, nursing home abuse, neglect and exploitation have become deplorably common in the United States.

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Want to Avoid Pedestrian Accidents?

Being a pedestrian comes with its fair share of dangers. All it takes is one distracted, drunk or negligent driver to cause a tragedy.

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8 Signs of Elder Abuse and How to Report Mistreatment

When our family members enter nursing homes, we expect that they will receive reliable care in a safe environment. Unfortunately, far too many senior citizens face abuse and neglect in long-term care facilities.

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3 Apps That Can Help You Avoid Distracted Driving Crashes

A glance at your cell phone, a bite of a sandwich, a mistimed adjustment of the radio – all it takes is a moment’s distraction to cause a tragic wreck. That single error can derail your plans as you’re sidelined with injuries, forced to foot the burden of hospital bills and grapple with repair costs.

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