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Car Accidents

What Do I Do if Someone Ran Me Off the Road?

Posted on September 11, 2019 to
Not all car accidents involve a collision between two vehicles. Some crashes take the form of no-contact accidents, in which one negligent or reckless driver causes another vehicle to crash without touching the second vehicle. A common example of...
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What is a ‘Phantom Driver?’

Posted on September 9, 2019 to
What is a 'Phantom driver?' A phantom driver is someone who caused your car accident without actually touching your vehicle. Like a phantom, the driver causes your wreck and then disappears, leaving behind no contact information or evidence linking...
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Who To Sue for an Electric Scooter Accident in Fairfax, VA?

Posted on August 12, 2019 to
Rentable electric scooters have become a global phenomenon. Millions of riders use e-scooters for fun, convenient and low-cost rides. Riding an e-scooter around a busy city such as Fairfax, Virginia, however, could be dangerous. Distracted and reckless drivers could...
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The 10 Most Expensive Motor Vehicle Accidents in History

Posted on October 18, 2018 to
Car accidents are expensive for everyone involved. Not only is there the issue of property damage, but there are medical costs, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other damages that might not be seen right away and add up...
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Who Is Responsible in a Multi-Vehicle Car Accident?

Posted on October 13, 2018 to
Multiple vehicle crashes, sometimes referred to as chain-reaction accidents, occur when two cars strike one another, then a third trailing vehicle strikes one of the first two and more follow. In the end, you have a series of rear-end...
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Distracted Employee Driving: Is the Employer or Employee Responsible?

Posted on September 24, 2018 to
It happens every day on the road. A delivery person checks their social media updates while driving around, a manager takes a call on his way to work, and a sales associate texts friends while waiting in traffic on...
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FTA’s Oversight of WMATA’s Safety

Posted on June 25, 2018 to
The Federal Transit Authority (FTA) instilled a plan for the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) known as the Corrective Action Plan (CAP). This CAP monitors WMATA’s progress for creating and correcting issues identified by the FTA to improve...
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Reckless Driving and the Limits of Vision Zero

Posted on May 4, 2018 to
If you follow the news, you may have heard the story of a woman who struck a family crossing the street in New York and killed two small children and injured a pregnant woman. The accident itself spawned rage,...
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Why Should I Carry PIP or MedPay Coverage If I Have Health Insurance?

Posted on April 30, 2018 to
Auto insurance is not always affordable, especially if you live in a high-risk area, drive a nicer vehicle, or live in an expensive insurance state. Some states have a monthly average of under $100, while some breach the $200...
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What Happens If a Driver Injures You with Little or No Insurance?

Posted on April 2, 2018 to
As a motorist, you know that you should have adequate motor vehicle coverage. The road carries numerous unknowns from other drivers, and from weather and poor road conditions. While you might have auto insurance, how many drivers are on...
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