Why is Elder Abuse Difficult to Detect?

The National Center on Elder Abuse attempts to track and accurately report on elder abuse throughout the nation. However, experts explain that it is difficult to accurately count how many elderly citizens are actually being mistreated. The lack of elder abuse detection stems from a variety of causes:

What Subrogation of Insurance Claims Means For You

You may have heard the term “subrogation” in connection with an insurance claim. This term is often misunderstood by personal injury victims and this confusion can lead to problems when insurance companies suddenly demand a portion of a jury award or settlement. What does subrogation mean and how does it affect you if you are … Continued

Motorcycle Collides with Turning Truck

An unidentified man was critically injured after his motorcycle crashed into a turning truck in Las Vegas Monday afternoon. According to Metro’s Fatal Detail, the crash occurred at 927 Decatur Blvd., which is near the intersection at Charleston Boulevard, shortly after 12:30 p.m. Metro spokesman Larry Hadfield stated that a 2014 Yamaha motorcycle and a 1991 … Continued

What Is Elder Abuse?

While you may have gone to great lengths to find the right nursing home for your elderly loved one, he or she could still suffer from elder abuse. Sadly, nursing home abuse and neglect is more prevalent than you might think. In many cases, this type of abuse is not due to malice but to … Continued

Child In Critical Condition After Being Hit By a Car

Deyaveon Jackson, 12, was playing with friends when she was hit by a car Sunday afternoon. According to police, Deyaveon was playing near North Nellis Boulevard and East Owens Avenue when she accidentally stepped into the street and was hit. Deyaveon’s mother, Catherine Mayers, stated that her daughter was being chased by another child when … Continued