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What Steps Can I Take to Help Protect My Workers’ Compensation Claim?

The steps you take after a work injury could affect the outcome of your workers’ compensation claim, either positively or negatively. Unfortunately, there is often a lot of uncertainty and confusion after…

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How Much is a Personal Injury Victim’s Future Medical Care Worth?

One of the most important considerations in an injury claim is the severity of your injuries and how long they may affect you. These things impact the value of your claim, which is not just about the medical…

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What Happens After a Car Accident with an Uninsured Driver?

After a car accident, victims are often able to file claims with the at-fault driver’s insurance company. Unfortunately, some drivers who cause accidents do not have insurance or their policy expired. This…

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What You Need to Know About Car Crashes and Virginia’s Contributory Negligence Law

There are plenty of car crashes where one driver was entirely at fault. Often, the at-fault driver was speeding, drunk or distracted. There are also many accidents where both drivers were partially at…

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What are the Steps in the Workers’ Compensation Appeals Process?

You may still be able to obtain workers’ compensation benefits if your claim for benefits was denied by your employer of the insurance company. Virginia has an appeals process for denied claims, and you…

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5 Common Questions About Permanent Partial Disability Benefits in Virginia

You may never fully recover from a workplace injury. You may be left with some level of permanent disability or impairment that hurts your ability to continue working in the same way you did before the…

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If You’ve Been Injured, We Can Handle Your Case With No Face to Face Meeting

Injured in an accident or hurt on the job? Geoff McDonald & Associates offers a free no-obligation consultation and electronic signups, so you never need to leave home to get experienced legal representation. Our…

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The Importance of Avoiding Social Media After an Accident

At Geoff McDonald and Associates, P.C. we understand how important protecting the details of your case are. We also understand the temptation to share moments of your life on social media; especially when…

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Vaping and the E-Cigarette Industry; A National Epidemic

Sleek and minimalist in the design, with a wide variety of flavors and portable chargers able to be discretely plugged into USB-ports; there’s an undeniable convenience behind the technology that fuels…

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Do I Have to Pay Taxes on my Worker’s Compensation?

If you’ve been hurt on the job and received workers’ compensation benefits, you may be wondering if you have to pay taxes on workers’ comp benefits. Generally speaking, workers’ compensation is not taxable,…

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