Author: Sam Mirejovsky

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Liebeck v. McDonald’s Restaurants: The Burn Heard ‘Round the World Last month marked the 25th anniversary of the landmark injury case Liebeck v. McDonald’s Restaurants. Sometimes deemed frivolous (and memorably parodied on Seinfeld), the case is really about holding powerful corporations accountable for their bad practices. What Happened in Liebeck…

pool accident

We know pools can be dangerous. You are likely cautious about a slip and fall, head injury, and of course drowning, because those are the obvious dangers with pools. However, the injuries five-year-old Valerie Lakey experienced at a neighborhood pool were so shocking, they warned a nation. An investigation by…

RV accident

Recreational vehicles are popular and a common sight on the road. Driving an RV for road trips and camping is an American pastime enjoyed by millennials and baby boomers alike. 40 million Americans go RV camping per year with almost 9 million owning their own rig. While RV sales have…

las vegas city traffic

Summer has a different name on our roads: “The 100 Deadliest Days.” Traffic fatalities historically rise from Memorial Day to Labor Day. But can we expect the same this year when Covid-19 continues to affect travel? Why These Are The 100 Deadliest Days Many factors make this season uniquely dangerous…

security guard

A fight can ruin a night out. Especially when you are injured by a security guard using excessive force. You deserve to be respected and treated fairly. A security guard who uses excessive force on you does not have the right to get away with it. And you shouldn’t have…

bicycle in city

The bicycle was invented in 1817. For over 200 years, people have used this beloved mechanical conveyance for fun, exercise, and commuting. But when the motor vehicle arrived, sharing the road became dangerous. Modern bicycle lanes were built in the 1970s, but bicycle accidents continue. Almost 800 bicyclists died in…

taking photos of car accident

A car accident is never a good moment. You are hurt, your car is damaged, and your plans are disrupted. Moving forward from the scene cannot come quickly enough. However, taking time to document this moment is important. Soon a tow truck will pick up your car. A road crew…

pedestrians crossing crosswalk

Las Vegas is a great city to see on foot. Yet it has also been a very dangerous place for pedestrians. Nevada ranks eleventh in pedestrian fatalities, and as recent as 2 years ago Clark County counted 63 deaths. In the previous ten years, accidents killed over 600 people walking…

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Pursuing a Car Accident Claim Without a Lawyer Following a car accident, it’s normal for you to have questions. If you plan to pursue a car accident claim without a lawyer, you will need a few tips to get you started. The steps you take are critical to building a…