What Happens When a Truck Driver Falls Asleep at the Wheel?

In 2015, drowsy driving caused 41,000 injuries and more than 800 deaths across the nation. While federal and Virginia trucking regulations limit the number of hours a truck driver can operate their vehicle, drivers sometimes experience pressure from their employers to violate these rules so they can make deliveries faster. Keep reading to learn more…

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How to Protect Your Rights After a Drunk Driving Accident

While the rates of drunk driving-related car wrecks have declined in Virginia over the past two decades, annual spikes in accidents still occur around the holidays, and even the most careful motorists can fall victim to a drunk driver. As the holiday season approaches, it’s especially important to understand the steps you can take to…

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Uber Driverless Car Fatality

Uber test car accident In March of this year an Uber robot test car hit and killed a pedestrian in Arizona.   The driverless car was a 2017 Volvo XC90.  According to a report issued yesterday by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), the automated emergency braking system on the Uber test car was turned off…

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