Virginia Personal Injury Attorneys

The Consequences of Distracted Driving

Richmond Car Accident Attorney

This year, a number of bills were introduced by Virginia legislators that were aimed at cutting down on the number of distracted driving accidents occurring across the state. As many as 175 people lost their lives in traffic accidents caused by distracted driving last year alone and over 14,700 sustained injuries. Distractions are usually categorized […]

Texting While Driving Violations Are On The Rise in Virginia

Undoubtedly, you’re aware that texting while driving is very distracting, but it’s also against the law across Virginia. Since legislation passed in 2013 that made texting while driving a primary offense, convictions of the offense have nearly quadrupled, according to a Capital News Service article. The increase in convictions is likely due to the change […]

GM Recalls

General Motors has recalled millions of vehicles worldwide in response to claims and investigations alleging that faulty parts in their vehicles have caused several deaths and injuries. GM is alleged to have used substandard parts and that the company was aware of the real and potential dangers that these substandard parts posed to consumers. As […]

Skimping on Insurance Now May Cost Much More Later On

Most people rarely give much consideration to their automobile insurance coverage. Candidly, evaluating one’s automobile coverage provides about the same excitement as preparing tax returns. Thus, important insurance issues are either ignored completely or given little attention.  Moreover, many consumers simply want to purchase the cheapest automobile insurance that they can find. Unfortunately, failing to […]

Drunk Driving in Virginia

Motor vehicle accidents stemming from drunk driving are completely preventable.   Designating a sober driver, hosting responsible parties and gatherings, and taking keys from a friend or loved one who appears to have had too much to drink are all ways to prevent devastating car accidents.  However, drunk drivers still take to the roads all too […]

Car Accident Attorney

As the victim of a car accident, you are urged to seek representation from an automotive accident attorney. Hiring an experienced personal injury attorney is the best route to understanding Virginia’s contributory negligence law, solving your accident case and receiving fair compensation.

Reward your teen drivers for safe driving with a smartphone app!

Teen drivers are being rewarded for safe driver scores thanks to a new app that teaches them how to drive better. The app gives real time feedback both audio and visual, coaching teens driving from the very beginning. Parents can then receive immediate notification if their teen speeds a little too long. They can also […]

Rap music video warns of distractions to pedestrians

A new music/rap video has been created to create a message for people both locally and nationally to increase awareness of the dangers of texting while while doing other things (walking, driving etc). Local schools, the mayors office and emergency services have supported and been an important part of this video. Stop, look and listen! […]

Virginia Bus Accidents

Americans depend on buses to provide safe, affordable transportation.  Whether it is your child’s school bus, public transit or a private tour bus, you hand over trust and security to the driver when you step on board.  Buses are very large vehicles, and therefore operate at slower speeds.  Yet even with slow speeds, professional drivers […]