Personal Injury Lawyers Blog

Can a Dash Cam Help your Car Accident Case?

Dashboard cameras, or 'dash cams,' are video cameras that can be mounted to the dashboard or windshield of a vehicle. When the vehicle starts, the dash cam will begin recording from the driver’s perspective on a continuous…

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Guide to Soft Tissue Injury Settlements

When you’ve been hurt in an auto accident, the injuries you sustain won’t always be visible. Many victims experience soft tissue damage, which can leave them with an intense pain that lingers. The time it takes to heal from a…

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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 something traumatic occurs. That’s why we wanted…

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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 ‘vaping’ and the booming e-cigarette industry. Initially promoted as…

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Injured on the Job – What Does Workers’ Compensation Cover?

In Virginia, an employee who suffers an injury at work may be entitled to certain workers’ compensation benefits, based on several factors that determine whether the injury is a “compensable” claim (i.e., whether the injury should be covered by workers’ compensation insurance, or not).     When determining whether an…

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