Author: Edward L. Allen, Personal Injury Attorney
April 9-13, 2018 marks National Work Zone Awareness Week. As a personal injury attorney, I know firsthand how devastating work zone accidents can be. Safe driving habits in highway work zones protect not only Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) workers, but also help ensure the safety of everyone on the roadways. The theme of this year’s Awareness Week is “Work Zone Safety: Everybody's Responsibility.”  The goal of the spring campaign is to encourage drivers to use extra caution in highway work zones.
Work zone accidents often happen when drivers do not have their full attention on the road. This short video shows a VDOT…