FAQs

Can You Sue a Pedestrian for Damages in Virginia Beach?

Every year, thousands of pedestrians are injured in car accidents. Usually, these involve hit and run accidents. Or, they may involve someone who was hit while in a crosswalk. In these situations, the person who hit the pedestrian will almost always be held liable. However, there are times when you can sue a pedestrian for…

How to Claim a Road Rash Injury

Many people view road rash as the motorcyclists equivalent of whiplash. As if the common nature of the injury makes it any less severe. Road rash can lead to a number of issues for the victim. Not to mention other complications such as infection and nerve damage can become present as well. So it is…

Is There a Definite Timeline for My Car Accident Lawsuit?

If you’re involved in a car accident, you may suffer some pretty serious injuries. You’ll probably also suffer damage to your vehicle. If the other driver is responsible for the crash, they should be held liable for your injuries. An experienced Virginia Beach accident lawyer can make sure this happens. It could be months or even…

What Are the Long-Term Effects of a Traumatic Brain Injury?

Most of us have been involved in a fender bender at some point in our lives. Thankfully, most car accidents are minor. However, there are some that leave us with very serious injuries. One of the most serious types of injuries is a traumatic brain injury. A traumatic brain injury (TBI) is the result of a…

How Soon After Your Car Accident Should You Call a Lawyer?

Most people who get into a car accident never need a lawyer. They exchange information with the other driver and submit an insurance claim. Their claim is paid within a week or two. They can afford to get their car fixed and get treated for their injuries. For some people, things don’t go as well.…

How Can You Prove Fault in a Truck Accident in Virginia Beach?

Truck accidents are the deadliest of all motor vehicle accidents. The truck driver usually walks away from the accident with a few bruises. It’s the passenger vehicle who ends up in the hospital. Their injuries are usually very serious, even fatal and it is usually hard to prove who is at fault. It’s not that…

What is the Law that Regulates Truck Drivers’ Hours?

One of the biggest causes of truck accidents is overtired and overworked drivers. Most of us work eight hours a day and then go home. Some of us work overtime. But, for the most part, people work regular hours and then go about their business. The truck driving industry isn’t like this. Truck drivers are…

How Can You Prove Fault in a Truck Accident in Virginia Beach?

A trucking accident can be the deadliest of all motor vehicle accidents. The truck driver usually walks away from the accident with a few bruises. It’s the passenger vehicle who ends up in the hospital. Their injuries are usually very serious, even fatal. It’s not that truck drivers are reckless. Most work really hard. They try…

Who Can You Pursue if You’re Hit by Someone Driving a Stolen Car?

It’s hard enough getting your insurance claim paid when you can identify the person who hit you. Things get a lot harder when the person who hits you is driving a stolen car. Obviously, if the car doesn’t belong to them, they aren’t covered under the owner’s insurance policy. So, what are you supposed to…

Who is Held Responsible in a Multi-Car Accident in Virginia Beach?

If you’ve ever been in a car accident, you know that it’s not always so easy to prove who was at fault. In a two-car accident, it’s not that difficult. You look to see what kind of damages the cars sustained. You can also ask witnesses what they saw. When it comes to a multi-car…