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Virginia Seat Belt Laws: What You Need to Know

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It is well established that seat belts save lives. The CDC reports that wearing a seat belt can reduce your risk of death by 45% in the event of a crash and your risk of serious injury by 50%. More…

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Ask Geoff: Why Is My Employer Trying to Fire Me After an Injury?

Personal Injury Attorney Geoff McDonald

Any time you are injured on the job, your employer will do everything in their power to fire you. In fact, the law gives them an incentive to fire you. If they can fire you with cause, they don’t have…

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Virginia Cell Phone Laws Everyone Should Know

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Some experts believe that distracted driving is as dangerous as drunk driving, and cell phones are one of the main sources of distraction behind the wheel. Teens and adults alike will easily agree that texting while driving is dangerous, but…

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Ask Geoff: Do I Have a Workers’ Compensation Claim

Personal Injury Attorney Geoff McDonald

If you are injured at work, you may be entitled to workers’ compensation benefits. However, workers’ compensation is governed by state statutes and case law. Your situation must meet certain legal standards in order for you to be eligible to…

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