Archive: Car Accidents

Driving with Top Down Is Safer Than You Think, IIHS Says

Jul

27

2020

  |  posted by Kendall Law Firm   |   Car Accidents

a couple riding in a convertible car

It has long been held among those of us who study car accidents that convertibles pose a greater risk of injuries in a collision than most other types of vehicles. But a new study says you can put the top…

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Can the Pedestrian Be at Fault in a Car-Pedestrian Accident in Virginia?

Apr

15

2020

  |  posted by Kendall Law Firm   |   Car Accidents, Pedestrian Accidents

pedestrian hit by a car lays on the floor

In a car vs. pedestrian accident, the pedestrian almost always loses and suffers the brunt of the injuries. As a Virginia personal injury lawyer, I have helped many injured pedestrians obtain compensation for injuries they have suffered because of negligent…

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What’s The New Headlight Law Proposal in Virginia About?

Feb

17

2020

  |  posted by Kendall Law Firm   |   Car Accidents

car headlights during daylight

A proposed bill before the Virginia General Assembly would require all drivers in Virginia to have their headlights on at all times. Lloyd Kinzer, a Reston, Virginia resident, suggested the idea to Delegate Kenneth “Ken” Plum who introduced the legislation…

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Governor Proposes an End to Mandatory Auto Inspections

Jan

2

2020

  |  posted by Kendall Law Firm   |   Car Accidents

Woman on the phone reposting a car accident

Gov. Ralph Northam’s recent proposal to eliminate required car inspections in Virginia is generating a lot of opposition. Opponents say scrapping the program would increase the presence of unsafe vehicles on Virginia roads and pose a danger to motorists and…

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Tips for Driving Safely This Winter Holiday Season

Nov

28

2019

  |  posted by Kendall Law Firm   |   Car Accidents

Driving Safely This Winter Holiday Season

The winter holidays are among the most dangerous times to be on the road. Besides the increased risk of car accidents caused by intoxicated drivers around the holidays, inclement winter weather can make the roads of central Virginia themselves treacherous….

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Car Collisions: What is Considered Distracted Driving?

Nov

7

2019

  |  posted by Kendall Law Firm   |   Car Accidents

Distracted driving involves any activity that takes a driver’s eyes off the road or mind off the task of driving. Drivers who are distracted behind the wheel cannot react to a changing traffic situation. Distracted driving is incredibly dangerous. Even…

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Study Finds Women More Likely to Be Injured in Front End Crashes

Aug

6

2019

  |  posted by Kendall Law Firm   |   Car Accidents

woman driving a car

A study from the University of Virginia says women wearing seatbelts are much more likely than men to be seriously injured or killed in front-end car accidents. The reason, researchers believe, is because car safety research does not include women….

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Kendall Law Firm Helps Prepare Drivers for Car Accidents

Jul

18

2019

  |  posted by Kendall Law Firm   |   Car Accidents

two men determine fault after a car accident

The Kendall Law Firm discusses the appropriate steps to take after a car accident to be well prepared if you need to file an injury claim. It can be very hard to focus and think clearly in the hours and…

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7 Important Steps You Must Follow After A Car Accident in Virginia

Apr

12

2019

  |  posted by Kendall Law Firm   |   Car Accidents

two car drivers discussing in front of their crashed vehicles

When a car accident happens, it can be a disruptive and traumatic experience. It’s common to be shaken up and need time to regain your composure. If you are not too badly injured, it is important to center yourself quickly…

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Why You Shouldn’t Post to Social Media After an Accident

Mar

11

2019

  |  posted by Kendall Law Firm   |   Car Accidents

Distracted driver on their cell phone in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Social media has become central to many of our lives. The average person spends more than two hours a day on social media. You probably found this article on a social media platform. As a personal injury attorney, I have strong…

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