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The Alarming Rise of Bicycle Accidents in Virginia

Sadly, with more cyclists on the road, bicycle accidents in Virginia have risen by 25 percent over the last decade. April 19, 2023 READ MORE

The Danger of Daylight Savings

It's that time of year again: time to "fall back" and turn our clocks back an hour. For most people, it's no big deal - a minor inconvenience to get November 10, 2021 READ MORE

DUI Misinformation: Survey Reveals Gaps in Knowledge

Driving under the influence of drugs and alcohol is illegal - everybody knows that, right? Wrong. A new survey reveals several shocking misunderstandings of existing laws and regulations. 11 percent July 19, 2021 READ MORE

Does Marijuana Impact Driving Skills?

As of July 2021, marijuana possession and home cultivation are legal in Virginia. State law surrounding the use of cannabis while behind the wheel of a car, however, has not July 15, 2021 READ MORE

Handling Post-Lockdown Road Rage

Driving is a fundamental part of many people's daily routines. While COVID-19 disrupted this routine for many, commuters are once again hitting the road each morning and evening. A return June 03, 2021 READ MORE

Does Weed Decriminalization Mean More High Drivers in Virginia?

Virginia Reduces Penalty for Pot Possession Recent changes in Virginia law have lessened the penalty of possession of Marijuana. Before the recent changes, possession of Marijuana in the state of Virginia July 16, 2020 READ MORE

How Long Will A Virginia Personal Injury Claim Take?

Many of our clients are eager to learn how long their personal injury claim will take. Unfortunately, there is no quick or easy answer to this question. Here’s how the January 08, 2020 READ MORE

Do I need to hire a personal injury lawyer?

A: No. You are not required to hire a personal injury lawyer to make a claim. However,  you need to be careful not to sign away your legal rights with January 03, 2020 READ MORE

New Law, Drunken Cycling Banned in Virginia

Picture this: It's late at night, and you're heading home from a party, concert or bar. You've had a few drinks, but you've got your bicycle. Riding home on your bike December 05, 2019 READ MORE

4 Things All Cyclists Want Drivers to Know

Most drivers have become impatient with road cyclists at one point or another. They move more slowly that the rest of traffic, they’re difficult to maneuver around and sharing the December 05, 2019 READ MORE

Make Road Cycling Safer With These Bike Upgrades

If you love cycling, chances are good that you’re already well-versed in the best gear, clothing and helmets on the market. But if you’re cycling with safety in mind, the December 05, 2019 READ MORE



Birth Injury Blog

How Long Will A Virginia Personal Injury Claim Take?

Many of our clients are eager to learn how long their personal injury claim will take. Unfortunately, there is no quick or easy answer to this question. Here’s how the January 08, 2020 READ MORE

Do I need to hire a personal injury lawyer?

A: No. You are not required to hire a personal injury lawyer to make a claim. However,  you need to be careful not to sign away your legal rights with January 03, 2020 READ MORE



Boating Accidents

Warmer Weather and Water Accidents: Staying Safe on the Waves

Whether it's boating, swimming, jet skiing, or kayaking, water sports provide an exciting and enjoyable way to beat the heat. However, it's crucial to be aware of the potential risks. May 24, 2023 READ MORE

Moor Often than Knot Alcohol is to Blame

Warm temperatures bring everyone out to the water. Whether you're a boater, a swimmer, or you just enjoy watching the waves from your lounge chair, summer means time by the June 18, 2020 READ MORE

How Long Will A Virginia Personal Injury Claim Take?

Many of our clients are eager to learn how long their personal injury claim will take. Unfortunately, there is no quick or easy answer to this question. Here’s how the January 08, 2020 READ MORE

Do I need to hire a personal injury lawyer?

A: No. You are not required to hire a personal injury lawyer to make a claim. However,  you need to be careful not to sign away your legal rights with January 03, 2020 READ MORE



Brain Injury Blog

Report: Risk of Suicide Doubled in TBI Victims

Researchers in Denmark have found that those who suffer from traumatic brain injuries are at nearly double the risk of suicide as those without TBIs. The study, published in the March 11, 2020 READ MORE

How Long Will A Virginia Personal Injury Claim Take?

Many of our clients are eager to learn how long their personal injury claim will take. Unfortunately, there is no quick or easy answer to this question. Here’s how the January 08, 2020 READ MORE

Do I need to hire a personal injury lawyer?

A: No. You are not required to hire a personal injury lawyer to make a claim. However,  you need to be careful not to sign away your legal rights with January 03, 2020 READ MORE

Research Seeks to Shed Light on Students with TBI

Two new studies could help reveal the full impact of traumatic brain injuries in children and teens. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control announced two new cooperative agreements with researchers October 11, 2019 READ MORE

Traumatic Brain Injuries in Children

Parents spend countless hours and dollars trying to protect their children from harm. All too often, though, kids find themselves involved in serious accidents. What might start out as a June 05, 2019 READ MORE

Brain Injuries Caused by Car Accidents

Auto accidents are one of the leading causes of brain injuries. The brain can be damaged either from an accident that causes an object to pierce the skull or from October 18, 2018 READ MORE

Brain Injury Awareness Month March

It’s March – Brain Injury Awareness Month. It’s the time of year when many of us are hitting the highway for a spring break road trip or to visit grandparents March 16, 2016 READ MORE

What is a Traumatic Brain Injury?

The Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA) defines a traumatic brain injury as "a blow or jolt to the head or a penetrating head injury that disrupts the function of the May 27, 2014 READ MORE



Car Accident Blog

Hiring a Lawyer After a Virginia Drunk Driving Accident

If you find yourself in the unfortunate position of being injured by a drunk driver in Virginia, it's imperative to understand your legal rights. July 08, 2024 READ MORE

Do I Need a Lawyer for a Car Accident that Wasn’t My Fault?

From concerns about your well-being, medical bills, and lost wages, the aftermath of a car accident is undeniably overwhelming. However, one of the most crucial questions that arise is: Should I hire a car accident lawyer? January 08, 2024 READ MORE

Battling Drunk Driving in Virginia: A Call to Action

Virginia's 'Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over' DUI enforcement campaign brings forth alarming statistics about the state of drunk driving in Virginia. January 03, 2024 READ MORE

Drunk Driver Kills Woman in Norfolk Downtown Tunnel Accident

A 43-year-old woman lost her life in a head-on collision with a suspected drunk driver in Norfolk on Saturday. January 03, 2024 READ MORE

Safe Celebrations: Don’t Drink and Drive This Holiday Season

Festivities are in full swing and one of the most pressing concerns during the holiday season is the alarming increase in drunk driving accidents. December 11, 2023 READ MORE

Fall Safety Driving Tips

Tips for keeping you and your loved one safe on the road during the fall season in Virginia. October 16, 2023 READ MORE

A Guide to Finding the Best Car Accident Lawyer in Virginia

If you've been involved in a car accident in Virginia, it's crucial to have a competent and experienced car accident lawyer by your side. October 11, 2023 READ MORE

Ensuring Teen Driver Safety During the “100 Deadliest Days of Summer”

The 100 Deadliest Days of Summer signify the time of year when the number of car accidents involving teenage drivers spikes dramatically. June 21, 2023 READ MORE

Hiring A Lawyer After A Virginia I-64 Car Accident

Interstate 64, commonly referred to as I-64, is a major east-west interstate highway notorious for car accidents. Free consultations 757-233-0009. June 01, 2023 READ MORE

Hiring A Lawyer for A Virginia I-264 Car Accident

If you were injured in a car accident on I-264, contact our Virginia car accident lawyers for a free consultation to discuss your situation 757-233-0009. June 01, 2023 READ MORE

Virginia Head-On Collision Car Accident Lawyer

If you have been involved in a head-on collision caused by another party's negligence or recklessness, it is important to consider hiring a Virginia car accident lawyer to protect your legal rights. June 01, 2023 READ MORE

Virginia T-Bone Car Accidents Lawyer: Your Legal Options

T-bone accidents can lead to life-altering injuries and expensive medical bills. Contact our Virginia T-bone Car Accident Lawyers. Free consultation. June 01, 2023 READ MORE

Protecting Your Rights After Being Hit By A Drunk Driver

Being involved in a car accident is a distressing experience, and it becomes even more devastating when the accident is caused by a drunk driver. May 31, 2023 READ MORE

7 Reasons You Should Hire a Virginia Car Accident Lawyer

Having a Virginia car accident lawyer is essential to ensure that your rights are protected, your case is properly evaluated, and you receive fair compensation for your damages. May 30, 2023 READ MORE

Virginia Rear-End Accidents and Injuries: When to Hire a Lawyer

If you've been involved in a Virginia rear-end accident, it's essential to understand the potential injuries that can arise and when it may be necessary to hire a lawyer. May 30, 2023 READ MORE

Safety Tips for Avoiding Car Accidents

Getting behind the wheel of a car any time soon? You’ll want to keep some basic tips in mind for staying safe, especially during this busy holiday season. On Virginia roads, nearly 900 people are killed each year – that’s 19 per week or 3 per day. Unfortunately this year Virginia is on track to hit 1,000 automobile accident related fatalities. It’s up to each of us to do our part to reverse this trend and help keep Virginia’s roads safe. May 28, 2023 READ MORE

Are Car Accident Lawyers Worth It?

Car accident lawyers are worth every penny. Protecting your rights, navigating complex legal processes, and maximizing compensation. May 24, 2023 READ MORE

Common Causes of Car Accidents: Promoting Road Safety and Prevention

Understanding the common causes of car accidents on our roads is crucial in raising awareness and implementing preventive measures to reduce the occurrence of these often devastating incidents. May 22, 2023 READ MORE

Protecting Your Rights After a Norfolk, Virginia Car Accident

Their expertise and guidance can make a significant difference in protecting your rights, ensuring fair compensation, and alleviating the burdens associated with the legal process. May 22, 2023 READ MORE

Rev Your Engines for Safety: May 2023 is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

May is recognized as Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, a time dedicated to raising awareness about sharing the road and riding safely. May 02, 2023 READ MORE

Why Car Crash Deaths are So Common in the U.S.

A new report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control reveals that our country has a higher rate of car accident deaths than most other high-income nations. The CDC’s Morbidity July 12, 2022 READ MORE

Holiday Travel Safety Tips

More than 1.4 million Virginians will travel for the holidays this year. According to data from the DMV, speed-related accidents in Hampton Roads are on the rise. There have been November 24, 2021 READ MORE

New Tech Could Prevent Drunk Driving

Congress has issued a mandate to automakers: find a technological solution to keep drunk drivers off the road. It's one of the many new mandates included in President Joe Biden's November 17, 2021 READ MORE

The Danger of Daylight Savings

It's that time of year again: time to "fall back" and turn our clocks back an hour. For most people, it's no big deal - a minor inconvenience to get November 10, 2021 READ MORE

VA Beach Crosswalks Added After Pedestrian Deaths

The city of Virginia Beach is adding two new crosswalks to a busy stretch of road where deadly pedestrian accidents occurred earlier this year. The public works department is working October 08, 2021 READ MORE

Traffic Deaths On the Rise Nationally

The National Safety Council reports that traffic deaths are up 16 percent in the first six months of 2021. As more people begin hitting the road to travel or return September 15, 2021 READ MORE

Road Safety Tips for College Students

There's nothing like the start of the fall semester to excite college students about the future. With new classes, new roommates, and new opportunities to look forward to, there's nothing August 31, 2021 READ MORE

New Law Makes Roads Safer for VA Pedestrians

A new Virginia law took effect in July, making it easier for pedestrians to cross the street safely. As of July 1, motorists must come to a complete stop to August 24, 2021 READ MORE

Safe Driving Tips for Teens

For teens, few things are exciting as getting behind the wheel for the first time. Driving has long represented independence, freedom, and infinite possibilities. Many teens feel invincible, eager to August 11, 2021 READ MORE

DUI Misinformation: Survey Reveals Gaps in Knowledge

Driving under the influence of drugs and alcohol is illegal - everybody knows that, right? Wrong. A new survey reveals several shocking misunderstandings of existing laws and regulations. 11 percent July 19, 2021 READ MORE

Does Marijuana Impact Driving Skills?

As of July 2021, marijuana possession and home cultivation are legal in Virginia. State law surrounding the use of cannabis while behind the wheel of a car, however, has not July 15, 2021 READ MORE

Handling Post-Lockdown Road Rage

Driving is a fundamental part of many people's daily routines. While COVID-19 disrupted this routine for many, commuters are once again hitting the road each morning and evening. A return June 03, 2021 READ MORE

Are You Obeying Virginia’s New Hands-Free Law?

Three months into new legislation designed to prevent distracted driving, authorities say they see just as many motorists on their phone as ever before. A new hands-free law requires drivers April 21, 2021 READ MORE

Fatal Hawaii Guardrail Accident on H-3 Highway

Tragically, one person is dead after a collision with a guardrail alongside Hawaii's Kamehameha Highway. The single-vehicle accident occurred the morning of August 12 on Oahu. Investigators say the vehicle August 20, 2020 READ MORE

What to do After a Virginia Truck Accident

Tractor-trailer accidents can be fatal with extremely severe injuries sustained by those involved. It is important to know what to do after an accident with a tractor-trailer as the next July 30, 2020 READ MORE

Teen Drivers and the ‘100 Deadliest Days’ of Summer

The leading cause of death for teens in the age group of 15-18 in the United States is car accidents. This is why it is so important to have a July 24, 2020 READ MORE

Does Weed Decriminalization Mean More High Drivers in Virginia?

Virginia Reduces Penalty for Pot Possession Recent changes in Virginia law have lessened the penalty of possession of Marijuana. Before the recent changes, possession of Marijuana in the state of Virginia July 16, 2020 READ MORE

Is It Worth Hiring a Virginia Car Accident Lawyer?

Life can change in the blink of an eye. One minute, you can be cruising down the road without a care in the world. The next, you might find yourself in July 07, 2020 READ MORE

4 Tips for Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

Each May, the National Safety Council recognizes Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. Designed to help keep bikers safe on the road all year long, the campaign is perhaps more important than May 05, 2020 READ MORE

X-Lite Guardrail Manufacturer Under Investigation

The X-Lite guardrail has made headlines for years. Its role in countless deadly accidents has led many to suspect the guardrail was negligently designed and implemented on roads and highways February 25, 2020 READ MORE

When Should I Hire a Virginia Car Accident Lawyer?

While the decision ultimately rests with you, understanding the potential benefits of legal representation can help you make an informed choice.  February 21, 2020 READ MORE

What’s In Your Car Insurance Policy?

Car insurance policies are a necessity, but most of us don't give them much thought. Only when a serious accident has occurred do people work to understand their coverage. By that February 02, 2020 READ MORE

How Much Do Car Accident Lawyers Charge?

Answer: Many car accident victims are short on cash and assume they can’t afford to hire a lawyer. While it’s true that legal fees can be expensive, most car accident January 09, 2020 READ MORE

How Long Will A Virginia Personal Injury Claim Take?

Many of our clients are eager to learn how long their personal injury claim will take. Unfortunately, there is no quick or easy answer to this question. Here’s how the January 08, 2020 READ MORE

Rear-End Truck Accidents

There is no reason for a large truck to ever tailgate or follow other vehicles too closely. However, this happens day in and day out on highways in Virginia. The U.S. January 07, 2020 READ MORE

Do I need to hire a personal injury lawyer?

A: No. You are not required to hire a personal injury lawyer to make a claim. However,  you need to be careful not to sign away your legal rights with January 03, 2020 READ MORE

Highways Full of Drivers Under the Influence of Marijuana

The legalization of marijuana is a growing trend among several states in the Union. Notably, Colorado and California have led the vanguard of “weed-friendly” legislation. Even in those states, however, December 30, 2019 READ MORE

How Do I Handle the Car Insurance Companies?

We strongly advise that you do not speak to any insurance adjusters until you speak with an experienced car accident attorney. Insurance adjusters are trained to get you to say December 20, 2019 READ MORE

Tips for Older Driver Safety Awareness

Growing old comes with a lot of perks. Along with more free time after retirement, seniors possess a degree of wisdom not shared with younger generations. While there is a December 05, 2019 READ MORE

How Do Car Accident Lawyers Work?

Why Hire a Car Accident Lawyer Car accidents are stressful. While you probably expect the insurance company to have your best interests at heart, this couldn’t be further from the truth. December 04, 2019 READ MORE

5 Tips to Keep Your Child Safe in the Car

Most parents would go to the ends of the Earth if it meant sparing their child a moment of pain, fear or sadness. Thankfully, there are a few easy ways September 18, 2019 READ MORE

Guardrails Installed in VA Beach After Fatal Crashes

Five sections of guardrail have been installed along I-264 after two fatal crashes occurred along the stretch of highway. The Virginia Department of Transportation decided to implement the safety devices February 25, 2019 READ MORE

Brain Injuries Caused by Car Accidents

Auto accidents are one of the leading causes of brain injuries. The brain can be damaged either from an accident that causes an object to pierce the skull or from October 18, 2018 READ MORE

Texting Drivers to Pay Higher Insurance Rates

New technology could inform your insurance company if you're texting behind the wheel. Arity, an offshoot of Allstate Insurance, say they are working on developing a tool to monitor in-car January 29, 2018 READ MORE

Confusion Surrounds New Express Lanes

Drivers are reportedly avoiding new lanes on I-64 designed to relieve heavy traffic. Confusion over EZ-Passes, EZ-Flex Passes and tolls have only added to the already long commute. To drive January 25, 2018 READ MORE

Truck Safety Guards Could Prevent Crashes

A new form of technology could prevent many of the most dangerous kinds of accidents. A new bipartisan measure is making its way through the legislature. The efforts are to January 16, 2018 READ MORE

Millions to Hit the Road for Labor Day Weekend

The last weekend of summer could be among the deadliest of the year. Experts have predicted more than 450 traffic-related fatalities across the country for the long Labor Day weekend. Why? September 01, 2017 READ MORE

Crash Map Displays Problem Intersections in Your Neighborhood

A new tool from the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles offers users a bird's eye look at the accidents that happen in their own neighborhoods. The new interactive crash map July 26, 2017 READ MORE

What NOT to Do After a Virginia Car Accident

For most people, car accidents are traumatic events. Even if the accident was injury-free, the trauma of the incident can shake even the calmest of people up. If you find July 07, 2017 READ MORE

Celebrating Cinco De Mayo Safely

It's the 5th of May, which means Mexican restaurants nationwide will be overflowing with crowds hungry for nachos, burritos and of course, margaritas. And like other holidays celebrated with boozy May 05, 2017 READ MORE

Texting While Driving: More Dangerous Than Drinking and Driving?

We've all heard warnings about how dangerous distracted driving is, but most people will admit to picking up our phones to fiddle with a GPS app or read a quick text April 13, 2017 READ MORE

Survey: Millennials are Dangerous Drivers

Millennials have a bad reputation. Portrayed in the media as lazy, unambitious and freeloading off their parents, Millennials have quite the burden to bear. But are Millennials also bad drivers, on February 21, 2017 READ MORE

Icy Roads Cause Hundreds of VA Crashes

Virginia State Police say they responded to more than 700 crashes over the weekend, following the season's first serious winter storm. The Commonwealth was blanketed in several inches of snow January 11, 2017 READ MORE

6 Easy Ways to Avoid Driving Drunk This Holiday Season

If you're planning to celebrate at bars or parties this holiday season, you need a plan to get home safely after drinking. Follow our six tips to ensure you end December 21, 2016 READ MORE

NHTSA Advocates for Tech to Prevent DUI

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration wants drinkers to stop driving under the influence of alcohol. Thanks to new technology, society is closer than ever to eliminating drunk drivers. Though December 20, 2016 READ MORE

Speeding Tops List of Truck Driver Violations

A list of the most common traffic violations made by professional truck drivers was released this month, as part of the annual Operation Safe Driver Week. The top five violations December 20, 2016 READ MORE

Why Driving Drowsy Can Be Fatal

We've all been guilty of it at one point or another - chugging coffee behind the wheel. Whether you do it first thing in the morning on your commute to November 20, 2016 READ MORE

Are Phones to Blame for the Spike in Traffic Deaths?

We all know the dangers of distracted driving. With smartphones becoming a regular part of daily life for Americans, public service announcements and safety campaigns have cautioned drivers for years November 18, 2016 READ MORE

Could Deer Mating Season Lead to More Car Accidents?

It's deer mating season. But what does that have to do with you? Potentially a lot. One in 94 drivers will strike a deer in Virginia. That means you could find November 04, 2016 READ MORE

You’re More Likely to Get Into an Accident After Daylight Saving’s Time – Here’s Why

This weekend, we'll "fall back" and snag an extra hour of sleep. But what does the end of Daylight Saving's Time mean for drivers? In many cases, it means increased November 01, 2016 READ MORE

Danger Zones: 5 Ways to Stay Safe on the School Bus

Buying new clothes. Shopping for school supplies. Packing lunches. Meeting teachers. There are so many traditions this time of year - but there's one we should consider adding. Start a new September 11, 2016 READ MORE

Car Insurance for Teens: 5 Things You Need to Know

Teens often face higher insurance rates than their parents. Still, families have options when it comes to insuring their new drivers. Take a look at our five must-know tips below. 1. August 22, 2016 READ MORE

4 Things Passengers Injured in a Virginia Car Accident Should Know

If you were injured as a passenger in a vehicle that was involved in an accident, you have legal rights. This is true whether the accident was caused by the driver August 11, 2016 READ MORE

70% of teens admit to using phone while driving

These days, you can't go anywhere without spotting someone on their phone. Because unlike cell phones in years past, smartphones offer so many more options than just making phone calls August 02, 2016 READ MORE

Four ways to tame your road rage

We've all been there. You're driving down the road, cruising along happily, when an aggressive driver starts tailgating you. You try to increase your speed to accommodate the impatient person behind you, July 25, 2016 READ MORE

4 common causes of car wrecks – and how to avoid them

Every 60 seconds, there is a car accident somewhere in the world. In order to avoid being in one yourself, it's important to understand how the most common types of car July 14, 2016 READ MORE

Five things NOT to do after a car accident

Accidents can bring out the worst in people. If you don't handle crisis well, you can become flustered, emotional, panicky and easily overwhelmed when dealing with the fall out of June 30, 2016 READ MORE

Route 13 Danger Spots Located in New Study

A new report highlighting the most dangerous spots along Route 13 on the Eastern Shore has been released by the Virginia Department of Transportation. The study, which includes 25 hot spots March 09, 2016 READ MORE

Should You Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer for Your Car Accident?

Car accidents rattle us both physically and mentally. After a scary collision, you're likely worrying about seeking treatment for injuries or about the damage done to your car and how January 20, 2016 READ MORE

How Much Auto Insurance is Enough?

We've all seen the commercials touting low prices and quick service, but when it comes to buying auto insurance, many of us are clueless. With complicated and often confusing industry January 13, 2016 READ MORE

Making Eastern Shore’s Route 13 Safer

More than 1,500 Crashes, 23 Fatal in Last 4 Years A new study from the Virginia Department of Transportation hopes to identify and propose solutions to the dangerous portions of Route November 24, 2015 READ MORE

5 Dangerous Mistakes Made by Teen Drivers

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has introduced a new program intended to keep teen drivers informed and safe while on the road. The campaign, "5 to Drive" urges parents November 18, 2015 READ MORE

Millions of Americans Admit to Drunk Driving

Drunk Driving More Common Than Thought, Survey Finds Most of us would never dream of climbing behind the wheel after several drinks at a bar, restaurant or friend's house. Unfortunately for September 03, 2015 READ MORE

Must Haves for Your Car Emergency Kit

Think about the last time you had an emergency in your car. Perhaps it was a flat tire, or a car accident, or even a broken heater in the middle July 14, 2015 READ MORE

Four Things to do Immediately After An Accident

Confusion. That is the only word able to adequately describe one’s state of mind after an accident. This stands true for any type of accident, be it on the road, July 14, 2015 READ MORE

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Flowers are in bloom, temperatures are warming up and the sun is setting a little later each day. The beginning of spring also brings April's Distracted Driving Awareness month. Created April 06, 2015 READ MORE

Is technology the cause of more distracted pedestrians?

With the availability of smart technology there has been an increase in the amount of accident occurring due to distracted pedestrians. A pedestrian texting and walking is 61% more likely to veer off course than someone who is not texting August 03, 2012 READ MORE

What Car Drivers Need to Know About Truck Accidents

   Automobile drivers face enough dangers on the road, and one particularly frightening danger is the possibility of a collision with a tractor trailer. There are a variety of reasons that trucks can cause an accident – sometimes the truck driver is at fault, sometimes motorists in passenger vehicles are not being careful enough, or sometimes road conditions contribute to collisions.  June 15, 2010 READ MORE



CO Poisoning Blog

How Long Will A Virginia Personal Injury Claim Take?

Many of our clients are eager to learn how long their personal injury claim will take. Unfortunately, there is no quick or easy answer to this question. Here’s how the January 08, 2020 READ MORE

Do I need to hire a personal injury lawyer?

A: No. You are not required to hire a personal injury lawyer to make a claim. However,  you need to be careful not to sign away your legal rights with January 03, 2020 READ MORE

Carbon Monoxide’s Deceptive Danger

Symptoms Can Be Misleading Many of the symptoms of carbon monoxide can also be misleading. Dizziness, headaches and fatigue may seem like common symptoms of the cold or flu. They can December 16, 2019 READ MORE

As Temperatures Drop, Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Risks Rise

With winter finally here, many are turning up the heat to stay warm. Though most of us rely on central heat, some choose alternate heat sources to combat the cold December 06, 2019 READ MORE

Avoid Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Have you turned on your heat for the year? When was the last time you had your home heating system inspected? Carbon monoxide is a colorless, odorless – and poisonous – gas that December 06, 2019 READ MORE

This Winter, Stay Alert to CO Poisoning

It’s called the silent killer for a reason. Carbon monoxide is odorless, colorless invisible gas that is deceptively dangerous. So deceptive, in fact, that most people don’t know they’ve been December 06, 2019 READ MORE



Dangerous Products Blog

Trek Issues Recall for Allant+ 7 E-Bikes

The recall revolves around a critical safety concern – the rear brake hose of Trek Allant+ 7 e-bikes can kink and break. October 23, 2023 READ MORE

Future Motion: Onewheel e-Skateboards Recalled, Deaths Reported

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has issued a recall to consumers for Onewheel e-skateboards, made by Future Motion. October 05, 2023 READ MORE

5in1 Rocker Bassinets Recalled Over Infant Hazards

The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) released an urgent advisory asking parents and caregivers to immediately discontinue the use of the 5in1 Rocker Bassinets. October 05, 2023 READ MORE

Boppy Newborn Loungers Recalled Again After More Deaths

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and The Boppy Company are asking people to stop using the recalled Boppy Original Newborn Loungers, Boppy Preferred Newborn Loungers, and Pottery Barn Kids Boppy Newborn Loungers. June 07, 2023 READ MORE

100 Infant Deaths Linked to Recalled Fisher-Price Sleeper

The CPSC has reported approximately 100 infant deaths stemming from the use of these products. Although, Fisher-Price says that the cause of death for some of the reports have yet January 12, 2023 READ MORE

New Law Bans Deadly Infant Sleep Products

Baby sleep products linked to more than 200 infant deaths have been banned under federal law. Last month, President Biden signed the Safe Sleep for Babies Act of 2021, which June 17, 2022 READ MORE

Boppy Lounger Recalled After Infant Deaths

The Consumer Product Safety Commission has recalled a popular infant lounger that's been on shelves since 2004. The Boppy Lounger has sold over 3.3 million units since that time. Despite September 27, 2021 READ MORE

CPSC Cracks Down on Inclined Sleepers

The Consumer Product Safety Commission is stepping up its rules for products designed for infant sleep. The federal safety agency has passed a new rule that requires all such products to June 18, 2021 READ MORE

New Safety Standards for Baby Sleeper Products

Sleep products for babies up to five months old will be regulated in the same way cribs are, beginning in 2022. That's the news from the Consumer Product Safety Commission, June 11, 2021 READ MORE

CPSC Bans Inclined Sleepers

The Consumer Product Safety Commission has voted three to one to pass a new rule requiring products designed for sleeping babies to meet within one year the federal safety standards June 11, 2021 READ MORE

Fisher-Price Testifies After Infant Sleeper Deaths

The House Committee on Oversight and Reform held a hearing this week on the dozens of infant deaths associated with the Fisher-Price Rock 'n Play inclined sleepers. The committee hopes June 11, 2021 READ MORE

Peloton Announces Voluntary Tread+ Treadmill Recall

Peloton is recalling their $4,300 Tread+ treadmill after weeks of resisting. The fitness company came under fire following dozens of accidents where kids and adults were pulled under the rotating May 08, 2021 READ MORE

Consumer Reports Removes Tread+ Recommendation

Consumer Reports has removed the Peloton Tread+ treadmill from their list of recommended products following warnings from the Consumer Product Safety Commission. The government agency says at least one person April 26, 2021 READ MORE

Peloton: No Voluntary Recall After Child’s Death

The Consumer Product Safety Commission has issued an urgent warning to Peloton Tread+ treadmill owners that the machine is dangerous. After multiple incidents that resulted in injuries and the death April 23, 2021 READ MORE

Video Illustrates Dangers of Peloton Tread+

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced an official warning to Americans: discontinue use of the Peloton Tread+ treadmill immediately. Though stopping short of launching a recall for the April 23, 2021 READ MORE

Graco Recalls Pack ‘N Play Sleeper

Graco is recalling 51,000 infant inclined sleepers due to infant deaths linked to other similar products. The Consumer Product Safety Administration says infant inclined sleepers can lead to suffocation in December 18, 2020 READ MORE

Infant Rock N Play Death Toll Reaches 92

[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l_PXnUPWhwY[/embed] 19 additional infant fatalities have now been linked back to the Fischer-Price Rock N Play sleeper device. This means the death toll associated with the product now tops 92. The April 07, 2020 READ MORE

Infant Inclined Sleeper Recalls Continue

The number of recalled inclined sleeper devices continues to grow as the Consumer Product Safety Commission announces yet another warning about a dangerous baby product. The  Kolcraft Cuddle 'N Care February 25, 2020 READ MORE

Infant Sleeper Recalls Continue with Graco Lounger

Parents have a lot of hopes and wishes for their little ones. Above all else, though, families just want their infants to grow up safely and healthily. Unfortunately, a number February 04, 2020 READ MORE

Popular Delta Incline Infant Sleeper Recalled

Delta Enterprise Corp. has recalled a popular infant sleeper product after discovering potentially fatal design flaws. The Incline Sleeper with Adjustable Feeding Positions for Newborns is among several incline sleeper February 04, 2020 READ MORE

Evenflo Pillo Portable Napper Linked to Suffocation

Another inclined sleeper product for infants has been recalled over safety concerns. While the Evenflo Pillo Portable Napper hasn't been officially linked to any fatalities, the design is similar enough February 04, 2020 READ MORE

SwaddleMe By Your Bed Rocker Recalled

Yet another infant sleeper device has been recalled by its manufacturer over concerns it could lead to suffocation. Summer Infant, the manufacturer of the SwaddleMe By Your Bed rocker, recently February 04, 2020 READ MORE

Recalled Sleeper Device Still Used in Daycares

The Rock 'n Play sleeper device was recalled following reports that the product was linked to more than two dozen infant deaths. The Consumer Product Safety Commission announced a recall October 11, 2019 READ MORE

Boppy Head and Neck Baby Products Recalled

More Recalled Baby Products Send Shockwaves Through Industry The Boppy Company has recalled infant head and neck support accessories after reports of safety issues. Concerned parents and consumer watchdogs say the July 31, 2019 READ MORE

Fisher-Price Rock N Play Developed with No Research, Testing

Consumers expect government agencies and manufacturers to work together to deliver safe products for their families. All too often, though, the safety of a device or product is left for July 01, 2019 READ MORE

More Dangerous Inclined Sleepers Recalled by Fisher-Price

Fisher-Price announced last week that they would recall even more inclined sleeper products because of safety concerns. Their Rock 'N Play sleeper has made headlines around the world after a July 01, 2019 READ MORE

Kids II Rocking Sleeper Lawsuits: What Parents Need to Know

No tragedy can match the pain of losing an infant child, but it can be especially difficult to cope when the death was entirely preventable. In April 2019, more than June 24, 2019 READ MORE



Rock N Play Blog

5in1 Rocker Bassinets Recalled Over Infant Hazards

The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) released an urgent advisory asking parents and caregivers to immediately discontinue the use of the 5in1 Rocker Bassinets. October 05, 2023 READ MORE

100 Infant Deaths Linked to Recalled Fisher-Price Sleeper

The CPSC has reported approximately 100 infant deaths stemming from the use of these products. Although, Fisher-Price says that the cause of death for some of the reports have yet January 12, 2023 READ MORE

New Law Bans Deadly Infant Sleep Products

Baby sleep products linked to more than 200 infant deaths have been banned under federal law. Last month, President Biden signed the Safe Sleep for Babies Act of 2021, which June 17, 2022 READ MORE

Boppy Lounger Recalled After Infant Deaths

The Consumer Product Safety Commission has recalled a popular infant lounger that's been on shelves since 2004. The Boppy Lounger has sold over 3.3 million units since that time. Despite September 27, 2021 READ MORE

CPSC Cracks Down on Inclined Sleepers

The Consumer Product Safety Commission is stepping up its rules for products designed for infant sleep. The federal safety agency has passed a new rule that requires all such products to June 18, 2021 READ MORE

New Safety Standards for Baby Sleeper Products

Sleep products for babies up to five months old will be regulated in the same way cribs are, beginning in 2022. That's the news from the Consumer Product Safety Commission, June 11, 2021 READ MORE

CPSC Bans Inclined Sleepers

The Consumer Product Safety Commission has voted three to one to pass a new rule requiring products designed for sleeping babies to meet within one year the federal safety standards June 11, 2021 READ MORE

Fisher-Price Testifies After Infant Sleeper Deaths

The House Committee on Oversight and Reform held a hearing this week on the dozens of infant deaths associated with the Fisher-Price Rock 'n Play inclined sleepers. The committee hopes June 11, 2021 READ MORE

Graco Recalls Pack ‘N Play Sleeper

Graco is recalling 51,000 infant inclined sleepers due to infant deaths linked to other similar products. The Consumer Product Safety Administration says infant inclined sleepers can lead to suffocation in December 18, 2020 READ MORE

Infant Rock N Play Death Toll Reaches 92

[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l_PXnUPWhwY[/embed] 19 additional infant fatalities have now been linked back to the Fischer-Price Rock N Play sleeper device. This means the death toll associated with the product now tops 92. The April 07, 2020 READ MORE

Infant Inclined Sleeper Recalls Continue

The number of recalled inclined sleeper devices continues to grow as the Consumer Product Safety Commission announces yet another warning about a dangerous baby product. The  Kolcraft Cuddle 'N Care February 25, 2020 READ MORE

Infant Sleeper Recalls Continue with Graco Lounger

Parents have a lot of hopes and wishes for their little ones. Above all else, though, families just want their infants to grow up safely and healthily. Unfortunately, a number February 04, 2020 READ MORE

Popular Delta Incline Infant Sleeper Recalled

Delta Enterprise Corp. has recalled a popular infant sleeper product after discovering potentially fatal design flaws. The Incline Sleeper with Adjustable Feeding Positions for Newborns is among several incline sleeper February 04, 2020 READ MORE

Evenflo Pillo Portable Napper Linked to Suffocation

Another inclined sleeper product for infants has been recalled over safety concerns. While the Evenflo Pillo Portable Napper hasn't been officially linked to any fatalities, the design is similar enough February 04, 2020 READ MORE

SwaddleMe By Your Bed Rocker Recalled

Yet another infant sleeper device has been recalled by its manufacturer over concerns it could lead to suffocation. Summer Infant, the manufacturer of the SwaddleMe By Your Bed rocker, recently February 04, 2020 READ MORE

Recalled Sleeper Device Still Used in Daycares

The Rock 'n Play sleeper device was recalled following reports that the product was linked to more than two dozen infant deaths. The Consumer Product Safety Commission announced a recall October 11, 2019 READ MORE

Boppy Head and Neck Baby Products Recalled

More Recalled Baby Products Send Shockwaves Through Industry The Boppy Company has recalled infant head and neck support accessories after reports of safety issues. Concerned parents and consumer watchdogs say the July 31, 2019 READ MORE

Fisher-Price Rock N Play Developed with No Research, Testing

Consumers expect government agencies and manufacturers to work together to deliver safe products for their families. All too often, though, the safety of a device or product is left for July 01, 2019 READ MORE

More Dangerous Inclined Sleepers Recalled by Fisher-Price

Fisher-Price announced last week that they would recall even more inclined sleeper products because of safety concerns. Their Rock 'N Play sleeper has made headlines around the world after a July 01, 2019 READ MORE

Kids II Rocking Sleeper Lawsuits: What Parents Need to Know

No tragedy can match the pain of losing an infant child, but it can be especially difficult to cope when the death was entirely preventable. In April 2019, more than June 24, 2019 READ MORE



Defective Products Blog

Trek Issues Recall for Allant+ 7 E-Bikes

The recall revolves around a critical safety concern – the rear brake hose of Trek Allant+ 7 e-bikes can kink and break. October 23, 2023 READ MORE

HONEY JOY Infant Swings Recalled for Suffocation Risk

A recall has been issued for HONEY JOY infant swings, which were exclusively sold on Amazon.com. The reason behind the recall is a serious safety concern. October 23, 2023 READ MORE

Boppy Newborn Loungers Recalled Again After More Deaths

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and The Boppy Company are asking people to stop using the recalled Boppy Original Newborn Loungers, Boppy Preferred Newborn Loungers, and Pottery Barn Kids Boppy Newborn Loungers. June 07, 2023 READ MORE

Boppy Lounger Recalled After Infant Deaths

The Consumer Product Safety Commission has recalled a popular infant lounger that's been on shelves since 2004. The Boppy Lounger has sold over 3.3 million units since that time. Despite September 27, 2021 READ MORE

Fatal Hawaii Guardrail Accident on H-3 Highway

Tragically, one person is dead after a collision with a guardrail alongside Hawaii's Kamehameha Highway. The single-vehicle accident occurred the morning of August 12 on Oahu. Investigators say the vehicle August 20, 2020 READ MORE

Infant Inclined Sleepers Pulled From Amazon

One of the nation's largest retailers has removed all infant inclined sleeper products from their marketplace. Amazon announced a ban on the products after discovering research linking them to suffocation March 04, 2020 READ MORE

X-Lite Guardrail Manufacturer Under Investigation

The X-Lite guardrail has made headlines for years. Its role in countless deadly accidents has led many to suspect the guardrail was negligently designed and implemented on roads and highways February 25, 2020 READ MORE

Infant Inclined Sleeper Recalls Continue

The number of recalled inclined sleeper devices continues to grow as the Consumer Product Safety Commission announces yet another warning about a dangerous baby product. The  Kolcraft Cuddle 'N Care February 25, 2020 READ MORE

Infant Sleeper Recalls Continue with Graco Lounger

Parents have a lot of hopes and wishes for their little ones. Above all else, though, families just want their infants to grow up safely and healthily. Unfortunately, a number February 04, 2020 READ MORE

Popular Delta Incline Infant Sleeper Recalled

Delta Enterprise Corp. has recalled a popular infant sleeper product after discovering potentially fatal design flaws. The Incline Sleeper with Adjustable Feeding Positions for Newborns is among several incline sleeper February 04, 2020 READ MORE

Evenflo Pillo Portable Napper Linked to Suffocation

Another inclined sleeper product for infants has been recalled over safety concerns. While the Evenflo Pillo Portable Napper hasn't been officially linked to any fatalities, the design is similar enough February 04, 2020 READ MORE

SwaddleMe By Your Bed Rocker Recalled

Yet another infant sleeper device has been recalled by its manufacturer over concerns it could lead to suffocation. Summer Infant, the manufacturer of the SwaddleMe By Your Bed rocker, recently February 04, 2020 READ MORE

Potentially Defective Air-Bags Linked to Four Deaths in Car Accidents

Car accidents are terrible events. At the very best they are scary and can be fatal at their worst. Luckily, cars are built with safety mechanisms intended to mitigate some October 22, 2014 READ MORE



Dog Bite Blog

Woman Fatally Mauled by Three Dogs in Portsmouth, Virginia

In a horrifying turn of events, a woman lost her life in Portsmouth, Virginia, after being viciously attacked by three dogs during the night. April 12, 2024 READ MORE

Can I sue for a dog bite in Virginia?

The answer is yes, but it's more complex than it sounds. Virginia follows something called the "one-bite rule." December 18, 2023 READ MORE

Attacked by a Dog at a Holiday Party in Virginia

One unfortunate scenario that can occur is being attacked by a homeowner’s dog at a holiday party. December 14, 2023 READ MORE

Reporting a Dog Attack in Virginia: Your Rights and Responsibilities

Reporting a dog attack is not only important for your potential personal injury case, but also for the safety of your community October 24, 2023 READ MORE

What 2023 Dog Bite Stats Reveal

With 4.5 million people being bitten by dogs annually in the United States, it's evident that this isn't a minor issue. October 16, 2023 READ MORE

Protecting Postal Employees: Preventing Dog Bites

Every year, postal service workers encounter a widespread safety issue during their mail delivery duties: dog bites. In the year 2022, over 5,300 postal employees in the United States were June 06, 2023 READ MORE

Can I Get Compensation for A Dog Bite in Virginia?

In the state of Virginia, victims of dog bites have legal rights and may be entitled to compensation for their injuries, anguish, and losses. June 01, 2023 READ MORE

Learn to Avoid Dog Bites

According to the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), there are 88 million pet dogs in the United States, with 45% of households owning at least one. Although the majority of April 12, 2023 READ MORE

Bite History Disclosure: A Cautionary Tale

A landmark dog bite lawsuit has been filed in Los Angeles following the brutal attack of a senior citizen. The woman and her husband were savagely attacked by a pit August 31, 2021 READ MORE

Mail Carriers Face Dog Bite Risks in Virginia

2020 was a challenging year for everyone. Lockdowns, quarantines, and remote work became the norm overnight. For many Americans, the onset of COVID-19 meant ordering more and more products delivered July 19, 2021 READ MORE

USPS Issues Warning for Dog Owners, Begins New Mailbox Sticker Program

When you think of the most dangerous jobs in the world, postal worker probably doesn't even cross your mind. While certainly less perilous than fighting fiery blazes as a fireman June 17, 2020 READ MORE

New USPS Program Aims to Prevent Dog Bites

A new program from the United States Postal Service aims to warn their mail carriers of the presence of dogs at each residence they visit. The paw print stickers come June 10, 2020 READ MORE

USPS Asks Public for Help Preventing Dog Bites

We're all seen the relationship between dogs and postal workers play out on screen. Usually played for laughs, these depictions usually involve a large, unrestrained dog chasing a postman as June 05, 2020 READ MORE

Tips for Dealing with a Neighbor’s Aggressive Dog

In a perfect world, our neighbor’s dogs would be friendly, docile – and properly restrained. Unfortunately, though people have a variety of views and opinions on whether dogs should – May 26, 2020 READ MORE

Trained to Kill: When Fighting Dogs Attack

In 2007, an extensive investigation into the dogfighting hobby of NFL player Michael Vick brought the venture into the mainstream consciousness. While Vick has repaid his debt to society and May 14, 2020 READ MORE

Spotlight on Dog Bite Prevention Week

It seems there is a new holiday every week. From National Pizza Day to National Siblings Day, there are all kinds of new celebrations to honor. One such campaign has April 12, 2020 READ MORE

Protect Delivery Drivers Against Dog Attacks During COVID-19

The world is an uncertain place right now. As we settle in for the long haul, many of us are turning to delivery services and mail orders to fulfill our April 09, 2020 READ MORE

Dog Bites May Increase Under Stay at Home Order

We've all had to make adjustments to our lives in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Many people are coping by ordering their groceries, household supplies, and fast food via March 31, 2020 READ MORE

Senate to Vote on Rabid Pet Quarantine Bill

A new bill enforcing quarantines for rabid pets has passed in Virginia's House of Representatives. Now, it's up to the Senate to sign off on the new law, which would March 19, 2020 READ MORE

When Shelter Rescue Dogs Attack

There are few things as admirable as adopting a pet from a shelter. Giving a home to a stay cat or dog is indeed one of the kindest ways to January 26, 2020 READ MORE

How Long Will A Virginia Personal Injury Claim Take?

Many of our clients are eager to learn how long their personal injury claim will take. Unfortunately, there is no quick or easy answer to this question. Here’s how the January 08, 2020 READ MORE

Do I need to hire a personal injury lawyer?

A: No. You are not required to hire a personal injury lawyer to make a claim. However,  you need to be careful not to sign away your legal rights with January 03, 2020 READ MORE

Facial Scars: The Lingering Impact of Dog Attacks on Children

While we typically think of a dog attack as a one-off incident that’s over within a few moments, the injuries sustained by victims are rarely healed overnight. Some victims require January 02, 2020 READ MORE

Emotional Support Pit Bull Mauls Child at Airport

An emotional support dog is at the center of a million dollar lawsuit following an attack on a child in a Portland airport. The December 18, 2017 incident occurred when March 07, 2019 READ MORE



Lead Poisoning Blog

Lead Paint Linked to Developmental Delays

Lead paint has long been linked with developmental delays. A suspected carcinogen that's toxic to the brain, nervous system and other organs, the use of lead in paint has long April 28, 2020 READ MORE

Have you tested your kids for lead?

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) projects that about 6,700 Virginia children under age six will be affected by elevated levels of lead in their blood. Have you tested your child to be sure he or she isn’t one of them? June 28, 2010 READ MORE



Maritime Blog

Navigating Perils at Sea: Cruise Ship Injuries

Not every attorney is equipped to handle cruise ship accidents due to the unique nature of maritime law. Contact Virginia maritime lawyer Richard Serpe. January 04, 2024 READ MORE



Med Mal Blog

How Long Will A Virginia Personal Injury Claim Take?

Many of our clients are eager to learn how long their personal injury claim will take. Unfortunately, there is no quick or easy answer to this question. Here’s how the January 08, 2020 READ MORE

Do I need to hire a personal injury lawyer?

A: No. You are not required to hire a personal injury lawyer to make a claim. However,  you need to be careful not to sign away your legal rights with January 03, 2020 READ MORE



Nursing Home Blog

Protecting Our Loved Ones Against Elder Abuse

June is National Elder Abuse Awareness Month. It is important to highlight the abuse that elderly people oftentimes endure because of people taking advantage of their vulnerabilities at their age. According June 26, 2020 READ MORE

How Long Will A Virginia Personal Injury Claim Take?

Many of our clients are eager to learn how long their personal injury claim will take. Unfortunately, there is no quick or easy answer to this question. Here’s how the January 08, 2020 READ MORE

Do I need to hire a personal injury lawyer?

A: No. You are not required to hire a personal injury lawyer to make a claim. However,  you need to be careful not to sign away your legal rights with January 03, 2020 READ MORE



Pedestrian Accident Blog

Pedestrian Safety in Virginia a Concern

Every year, hundreds of pedestrians are involved in accidents on Virginia's roads, resulting in both injuries and fatalities.  April 19, 2023 READ MORE

VA Beach Crosswalks Added After Pedestrian Deaths

The city of Virginia Beach is adding two new crosswalks to a busy stretch of road where deadly pedestrian accidents occurred earlier this year. The public works department is working October 08, 2021 READ MORE

New Law Makes Roads Safer for VA Pedestrians

A new Virginia law took effect in July, making it easier for pedestrians to cross the street safely. As of July 1, motorists must come to a complete stop to August 24, 2021 READ MORE

DUI Misinformation: Survey Reveals Gaps in Knowledge

Driving under the influence of drugs and alcohol is illegal - everybody knows that, right? Wrong. A new survey reveals several shocking misunderstandings of existing laws and regulations. 11 percent July 19, 2021 READ MORE

Does Marijuana Impact Driving Skills?

As of July 2021, marijuana possession and home cultivation are legal in Virginia. State law surrounding the use of cannabis while behind the wheel of a car, however, has not July 15, 2021 READ MORE

Handling Post-Lockdown Road Rage

Driving is a fundamental part of many people's daily routines. While COVID-19 disrupted this routine for many, commuters are once again hitting the road each morning and evening. A return June 03, 2021 READ MORE

Does Weed Decriminalization Mean More High Drivers in Virginia?

Virginia Reduces Penalty for Pot Possession Recent changes in Virginia law have lessened the penalty of possession of Marijuana. Before the recent changes, possession of Marijuana in the state of Virginia July 16, 2020 READ MORE

How Long Will A Virginia Personal Injury Claim Take?

Many of our clients are eager to learn how long their personal injury claim will take. Unfortunately, there is no quick or easy answer to this question. Here’s how the January 08, 2020 READ MORE

Do I need to hire a personal injury lawyer?

A: No. You are not required to hire a personal injury lawyer to make a claim. However,  you need to be careful not to sign away your legal rights with January 03, 2020 READ MORE



Wrongful Death Blog

Drunk Driver Kills Woman in Norfolk Downtown Tunnel Accident

A 43-year-old woman lost her life in a head-on collision with a suspected drunk driver in Norfolk on Saturday. January 03, 2024 READ MORE

Seeking Justice in Virginia Motorcycle Wrongful Death Cases

Motorcycle wrongful death occurs when a person loses their life in a motorcycle accident due to the negligence or wrongful actions of another party. May 24, 2023 READ MORE

Why Car Crash Deaths are So Common in the U.S.

A new report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control reveals that our country has a higher rate of car accident deaths than most other high-income nations. The CDC’s Morbidity July 12, 2022 READ MORE

Does Marijuana Impact Driving Skills?

As of July 2021, marijuana possession and home cultivation are legal in Virginia. State law surrounding the use of cannabis while behind the wheel of a car, however, has not July 15, 2021 READ MORE

X-Lite Guardrail Manufacturer Under Investigation

The X-Lite guardrail has made headlines for years. Its role in countless deadly accidents has led many to suspect the guardrail was negligently designed and implemented on roads and highways February 25, 2020 READ MORE

Truck Safety Guards Could Prevent Crashes

A new form of technology could prevent many of the most dangerous kinds of accidents. A new bipartisan measure is making its way through the legislature. The efforts are to January 16, 2018 READ MORE