Category: Commercial Vehicle Accidents

Minimum Insurance Requirements for Commercial Vehicles

Many trucks and busses that pass through Las Vegas are either coming from or on their way to another part of the country. As such, the drivers and the companies that own these vehicles are likely subject to federal rules and regulations governing how they operate their business. One of these rules pertains to insurance,… Read more »

When Is Uber Liable For An Auto Accident?

Q: An Uber driver crashed into my vehicle. Does the driver’s personal liability policy apply or does Uber’s? A: Which liability policy will apply generally depends on the Uber driver’s “status” at the time of the crash. Here is an overview of the different statuses and their respective coverages: OFFLINE (the vehicle is driven solely… Read more »

Seeking Compensation for a Ride Service Crash

Ride services such as Lyft or Uber offer new transportation options for tourists and other passengers in Nevada. However, commercial vehicle accidents involving ride-sharing services pose additional legal obstacles for passengers and others seeking compensation for injuries and other losses. It is unlikely that a lawsuit can be filed directly against the ride-sharing company except… Read more »