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Right of Way: Definition (Nev. J.I. 5.02)

The term “right of way” as used in these instructions means the right of one vehicle or pedestrian to proceed in a lawful manner in preference to another vehicle or pedestrian, approaching under such circumstances of direction, speed and proximity as to give rise to danger of collision unless one gives way to the other.

The above instruction is used in conjunction with any other right of way instructions. NRS 484.315 deals with instances in which vehicles are approaching or entering an intersection. Left turn situations are governed by NRS 454.317. NRS 484.319 covers cases in which vehicles enter an intersection through a stop or yield entrance. Other right of way statutes are NRS 484.321 (vehicle entering highway from private way); NRS 454.322 (vehicle entering controlled access highway); NRS 454.323 (emergency vehicles); NRS 484.325(1) pedestrians in crosswalk without traffic control devices); NRS 484.325(2) (pedestrians suddenly leaving curb or other place of safety); NRS 484.325(4) (pedestrians in crosswalk in which “Walk” and “Don’t Walk” signals are in place); NRS 484.327 (pedestrians crossing at other than crosswalk); and NRS 484.328 (blind persons).

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Sam Harding


Sam Harding
Caring, Dedicated and Committed to Justice

Since 1975, Mr. Harding has practiced in the area of personal injury litigation in Nevada. He has represented clients in personal injury cases including but not limited to wrongful death cases, brain injury cases, product liability cases, automobile accident cases, aircraft crash cases, dog bite cases, slip and fall cases, nursing home abuse cases and defamation cases.


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Mr. Harding is a member of the Nevada Trial Lawyers Association and the American Bar Association. He has been lead trial counsel in over one hundred jury trials. Mr. Harding is a member of ABOTA (American Board of Trial Advocacy). Mr. Harding is an AV rated attorney in Martindale-Hubble.

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The Sam Harding Law Firm knows Nevada motor vehicle law. Our proven track record of court settlements is one of the best of any firm representing the injured from car crashes, motorcycle accidents, trucking and big-rig accidents and other motor vehicle related accident related injuries.

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For over three decades The Sam Harding Law Firm has been helping victims of serious injury in Nevada. From nursing home abuse and neglect to serious injuries such as traumatic brain injury (TBI), spinal cord injuries and more. Let Sam Harding go to work for you. We handle all cases on a personal level. We are caring, dedicated and committed to justice.

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Sam Harding Law Firm

500 South 8th Street

Las Vegas, Nevada 89101

tel 702.333.7777 fax 702.384.5731