The legal definition of commercial DUI in Las Vegas says it is a crime for anyone with a blood alcohol content of 0.04 or higher "to drive or be in actual physical control of a commercial motor vehicle on a highway or on premises to which the public has access." Truck drivers in Las Vegas, North Las Vegas and Henderson are subject to stricter DUI laws than non-commercial drivers: penalties may include lifelong suREAD MORE
A DUI is normally a misdemeanor in Las Vegas Nevada, but the Nevada prosecutors will bring felony drunk driving charges in Las Vegas in two situations:
Reckless driving is a major traffic violation! Reckless driving is often defined as a mental state in which the driver displays disregard for the rules of the road. [caption id="attachment_275" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Reckless Driving"] READ MORE
Speeding is defined as travel at a speed that is greater than the legal limit. This means if you are on the freeway and the posted speed limit is 65 mph and you are going any speeding greater than 65mph a cop can pull you over for speeding. There are lots of dangers of speeding you should think about!
Are you looking for an injury attorney in Las Vegas?
It doesn’t matter if you have been injured in an accident or if you were the one doing the injuring, in today’s world it is advisable that in the event of an accident you procure the services of an injury attorney. Why? Because in today’s world it is not unusual for one of the persons involved in the accident to bring a lawsuit against one or more of the others involved, even if they weren’t injured (or didn’t appear to be injured) at the time of the accident.
You never know when something is going to escalate into a major issue. It could be something as simple as bumping the back fender of the car in front of you at a stoplight especially; if one of the persons in the car you bumped takes it into their mind to claim that they were injured in the ‘accident’ then you could be looking at a lawsuit. If multiple people were involved in the accident you could be facing lawsuits from a number of different parties and for a number of different claims.
And what happens if you are on someone’s property and, due to their negligence, you are injured? Should you be responsible for paying for your medical fees and treatment because they did not care properly for their property? Conversely, if someone was trespassing on your property and is injured when you have made it specifically clear that your property is off-limits should you be required to pay for their medical treatment if they are injured?
And what happens if you were not the one who caused the accident? What if you ARE injured in an accident? Injuries suffered in an accident do not always make their presence known at the time of the injury. Sometimes the effects of an accident can crop up days, even weeks later. If you were not at fault for the accident, then it is up to the person or persons responsible for the accident to pay for your injury; a good injury attorney in Las Vegas can help you to file a suit that is fair to everyone involved.
Whether you are the one who caused the accident, or whether you were the one who was injured, having legal help to sort through the intricacies of the legalities of injury law can be a tremendous relief and bring you significant peace of mind.
At The Law Offices of Drunk Driving Attorneys not only do we have lawyers who specialize in injury law, we also employ top criminal lawyers, work injury lawyers and traffic ticket attorneys who can help you to sort out any problems that may occur in nearly every area of life. We even have DUI attorney’s on staff and some of the lowest DUI attorney fees in the state.
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(702) 529-1166 to see what The Law Office of Drunk Driving Attorneys can do for you when it comes to injury law.