Although we may consider ourselves outstanding drivers, accidents can and will happen when you least expect them. After taking all the precautions, collisions big or small will likely impact your life at some point. Although drivers can take many precautions to improve safety on the road, it’s impossible to ensure other drivers are doing the same. The injuries sustained from any accident should always be taken very seriously. Take a few moments to review how you can better equip yourself to handle auto accident situations along with any insurance or injury claims involved.
On Saturday, April 9th, Eastbound Summerlin Parkway was shut down due to an overturned SUV on the road. Multiple injuries were reported by the Las Vegas Fire Department
Also on Saturday, April 9th, a 24 year old female was hit by a vehicle on Pecos Road. Early Sunday morning she was pronounced dead from blunt force trauma injuries.
These are just a few examples of the many auto accidents that occur throughout Las Vegas every day. Unfortunate events like these cannot be predicted, but taking a few precautions will certainly help prevent them.
It’s important to always be prepared for anything on the road. An auto accident could leave you and loved ones stranded for several hours until help arrives. Always keep items like bottled water, blankets and non-perishable food in the trunk as a precaution. It’s a good idea to formulate a pre-established plan to follow after an auto accident. Knowing exactly what to do will reduce stress and anxiety. Be sure to remain calm until emergency response teams arrive.
Recruit a Seasoned Personal Injury Attorney
Regardless of how severe the auto accident is, always hire a personal injury attorney to ensure you receive the compensation you deserve. Hospital bills get expensive quickly and the last thing a recovering accident victim should be worrying about is money. The right personal injury lawyer for you will handle all aspects of the injury claim so you can focus on recovering. Without the assistance of an experienced attorney, you may miss out compensation.
Learn more by downloading our free accident checklist. Greenman, Goldberg, Raby and Martinez, Personal Injury Attorneys, will work hard to ensure you receive the money you deserve.