You’ve been involved in a car accident—perhaps one with significant damage. Now, you need to prove who was at fault in order to protect yourself legally and financially. How do you prove that you weren’t the one at fault for the accident? Here are some steps you can take to protect yourself. Pay Attention at […]
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Driving on the highway or through intersections requires attention to not only obeying traffic laws but also remaining aware of other drivers around you. In 2017, the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles reported a total of 127,375 crashes, with 65,306 resulting in injury and 843 resulting in death. Should you or a loved one […]
States and localities are increasingly outlawing the use of cell phones while driving unless those phones are not in hands-free mode. Many traffic accidents result from driver error, and distracted driving, including cell-phone use, is a significant contributor. According to the Centers for Disease Control, distracted driving comes in three categories: Visual, which involves taking […]
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has determined that vehicular rollovers have higher fatality rates than other kinds of crashes, and that 90 percent of these incidents involve only a single vehicle. As such, NHTSA finds that rollovers more closely reflect the interplay between drivers, roads, vehicles, and environmental factors. Because rollovers are often […]
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.