Allen & Allen Law Blog RSS Feed http://www.allenandallen.com/sitersfd.html en 120 The Difference Between Contributory Negligence and Comparative Negligence http://www.allenandallen.com/blog/the-difference-between-contributory-negligence-and-comparative-negligence.html Author: Tammy S. Ruble, Richmond, VA Personal Injury Attorney

In order to pursue a claim for injuries sustained in an automobile accident under Virginia law, there must be negligent behavior by the other party.  Negligence is a determination…

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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 08:30:00 EDT http://www.allenandallen.com/blog/the-difference-between-contributory-negligence-and-comparative-negligence.html Allen, Allen, Allen & Allen Personal Injury Attorneys
April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month http://www.allenandallen.com/blog/april-is-distracted-driving-awareness-month.html Mon, 20 Apr 2015 10:27:59 EDT http://www.allenandallen.com/blog/april-is-distracted-driving-awareness-month.html Allen, Allen, Allen & Allen Personal Injury Attorneys Allen, Allen, Allen & Allen Supports Distracted Driving Awareness Month http://www.allenandallen.com/blog/allen-allen-allen-and-allen-supports-distracted-driving-awareness-month.html Author: James Mick Kessel, Richmond, Virginia Personal Injury Lawyer

The month of April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month in Virginia [1], and the personal…

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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 08:30:00 EDT http://www.allenandallen.com/blog/allen-allen-allen-and-allen-supports-distracted-driving-awareness-month.html Allen, Allen, Allen & Allen Personal Injury Attorneys
April is Alcohol Awareness Month http://www.allenandallen.com/blog/april-is-alcohol-awareness-month.html Mon, 13 Apr 2015 08:05:00 EDT http://www.allenandallen.com/blog/april-is-alcohol-awareness-month.html Allen, Allen, Allen & Allen Personal Injury Attorneys Walk Like MADD Brings Community Together to Inspire Change and Commit to End Drunk Driving http://www.allenandallen.com/blog/walk-like-madd-brings-community-together.html Fri, 10 Apr 2015 13:39:00 EDT http://www.allenandallen.com/blog/walk-like-madd-brings-community-together.html Allen, Allen, Allen & Allen Personal Injury Attorneys Twelve Attorneys from Virginia Personal Injury Law Firm Ranked in Virginia Super Lawyers 2015 http://www.allenandallen.com/news/twelve-attorneys-from-virginia-personal-injury-law-firm-ranked-in-virginia-super-lawyers-2015.html Thu, 09 Apr 2015 09:15:00 EDT http://www.allenandallen.com/news/twelve-attorneys-from-virginia-personal-injury-law-firm-ranked-in-virginia-super-lawyers-2015.html Allen, Allen, Allen & Allen Personal Injury Attorneys Seeking Nominations for the 2015 Allen & Allen Hometown Heroes Award http://www.allenandallen.com/blog/seeking-nominations-for-the-2015-allen-and-allen-hometown-heroes-award.html Tue, 07 Apr 2015 08:44:00 EDT http://www.allenandallen.com/blog/seeking-nominations-for-the-2015-allen-and-allen-hometown-heroes-award.html Allen, Allen, Allen & Allen Personal Injury Attorneys 2015 Allen & Allen HOMETOWN HEROES; Call for Nominations by the Virginia law firm http://www.allenandallen.com/news/2015-allen-and-allen-hometown-heroes-call-for-nominations-by-the-virginia-law-firm.html Tue, 07 Apr 2015 06:00:00 EDT http://www.allenandallen.com/news/2015-allen-and-allen-hometown-heroes-call-for-nominations-by-the-virginia-law-firm.html Allen, Allen, Allen & Allen Personal Injury Attorneys Observing National Window Safety Week http://www.allenandallen.com/blog/observing-national-window-safety-week.html Author: David M. Irvine, Charlottesville, VA Personal Injury Attorney

As we emerge from the cold winter months with our eyes toward spring, it is an ideal time for every household to pause to consider window safety in the home.  Many will open their windows for the first time in months to let in the fresh air.  Spring cleaning chores often involve…

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Mon, 06 Apr 2015 08:45:00 EDT http://www.allenandallen.com/blog/observing-national-window-safety-week.html Allen, Allen, Allen & Allen Personal Injury Attorneys
Allen & Allen “Walk Like MADD” http://www.allenandallen.com/news/allen-and-allen-“walk-like-madd”.html Fri, 03 Apr 2015 10:00:00 EDT http://www.allenandallen.com/news/allen-and-allen-“walk-like-madd”.html Allen, Allen, Allen & Allen Personal Injury Attorneys What Should I Do If I've Been Injured in an Accident? http://www.allenandallen.com/blog/what-should-i-do-if-ive-been-injured-in-an-accident.html Speaker: R. Christopher Jones, Richmond, VA Car Accident Lawyer

The moments after a car accident can be scary, confusing, and overwhelming. Should you call the police? Should you contact your insurance company? Should you speak with witnesses? All of these are questions that may be running through your head.

Personal injury attorney Chris Jones explains what steps you should take if you've been injured in an accident.

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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 08:00:00 EDT http://www.allenandallen.com/blog/why-do-you-need-to-contact-an-attorney-promptly-after-an-accident.html Allen, Allen, Allen & Allen Personal Injury Attorneys
When to Use Headlights in Virginia http://www.allenandallen.com/blog/when-to-use-headlights-in-virginia.html Author: Ashley T. Davis, Richmond, VA Personal Injury Attorney

When are drivers required to illuminate their headlights?  In Virginia, drivers are required to use headlights at night, during inclement weather conditions, and whenever the vehicle’s windshield wipers are in use.[1]

  1. Drivers must…
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 09:00:00 EDT http://www.allenandallen.com/blog/when-to-use-headlights-in-virginia.html Allen, Allen, Allen & Allen Personal Injury Attorneys
Practical Advice for Avoiding Texting While Driving http://www.allenandallen.com/blog/practical-advice-for-avoiding-texting-while-driving.html Author: R. Christopher Jones, Richmond, VA Personal Injury Attorney

We all know texting while driving is dangerous, but recent studies show that more than half of all drivers admit to doing it anyway. In 2012 distracted driving accounted for more than 3,000 deaths in the United States, with texting proving the most damaging and distracting activity.[1] What can we do to curb this destructive behavior?[2]