The at-fault party is financially responsible when they cause injury to another person. But when both sides point the finger at each other – or even when one party is just a little bit at fault – it complicates the case. Virginia is a contributory negligence state. The contributory negligence law states that if a […]
Anything can happen on the road. To ensure they are not blindsided by any event, Virginia drivers should make sure they stock their cars with the following necessities. Items for Car Maintenance and Breakdowns Unfortunately, cars break down. While no one can ever fully prepare for it, drivers can ensure they have a few things […]
If you were in a car accident in Virginia and not wearing a seat belt, you may still have a claim for your damages, despite Virginia’s unusually strict negligence laws.
We all want to keep our children safe in the car. From properly installing car seats to avoiding distracted driving, here are some tips to help you keep your child safe on your next trip:
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that approximately 40 percent of accidents nationwide occur at intersections. Intersections are dangerous for many reasons. Traffic is moving in multiple directions, increasing the risk of colliding with other vehicles. Some intersections are poorly designed or in poorly lit areas, making it difficult for drivers to see, especially […]