We hear the slogan “Share the Road.” But many car and truck drivers don’t heed that call. Recent statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reveal that each year bicyclists represent: Two percent of all traffic fatalities Two percent of all accident injuries More than 1,100 deaths More than 52,000 injuries Americans increasingly use […]
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Although manufacturers are making the safest vehicles to date, drivers continue to make roads dangerous. Today, drivers are more and more distracted as they drive. This diverts the driver’s attention from the road and makes it more likely to cause an accident. Distracted driving has increased the number of accidents. What Is Distracted Driving? Electronic […]
Winter Weather Car Accidents It is undisputed that winter weather in the Richmond, Virginia area can have a significant adverse impact on roadway conditions. Snow, ice, and freezing rain can impair roadway visibility, reduce traction, affect stability, and impact overall traffic conditions. All of these significantly increase the chances of a car accident while driving. […]
When you’re involved in a car accident it might seem like time stops for a moment, and your mind goes blank. Protecting yourself and the passengers in the car from injury will probably be the first thing that you are thinking about. After the initial scare is over, it is time to assess the damage […]
Many Car Accident Victims Require Surgery Car accidents are always frightening, and they can lead to significant injuries that can require surgeries. If another driver’s negligence caused you to need surgery, you recognize how that can devastate you. Surgery, after all, is stressful, pain-inducing, and not without risk. If someone else’s negligence caused you injuries […]
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.