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Watching Out for Drunk and Drugged Drivers

Many car accidents that happen today are caused by an impaired driver – either one who is fatigued or one under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs. Tragically, in the case of drunk and drugged driving crashes, these accidents are always preventable by the drivers who cause them because of their decision to get behind…

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Drunk Driving and Blood Alcohol Content

Every day in the United States, at least 30 people are killed in drunk-driving accidents. That comes out to one victim every 45 minutes. In 2020, there were more than 11,600 people killed in alcohol-related accidents, almost 15 percent than the year before. Victims of drunk driving accidents are entitled to pursue damages against the…

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Types of Virginia Drunk Driving Accidents

Drunk driving accidents are one of the most dangerous – and avoidable – kinds of wrecks there are. While a sober driver may make a driving error but can react in time to avoid the crash, a driver who is under the influence lacks the reaction time and reflexes to course correct. Drunk drivers also…

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