The Virginia Beach & Norfolk Personal Injury Law News Desk - Covering Health and Safety Topics Throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia

The News Desk features breaking news stories in and around the Hampton Roads region of Virginia, including Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Chesapeake, Hampton and so forth. The news stories are researched and published by our team of experienced personal injury attorneys. 

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  • Firm Co-Sponsors the Twelfth Annual Bench/Bar Conference If you've been hurt in an accident that was caused by the carelessness of another person, please contact our law firm for a free, new client consultation. We promise to treat you like family. Our number is 1-800-752-0042.
  • Horrific Coal Mining Accident in West Virginia This terrible industrial accident occurred at Upper Big Branch mine in Charleston, West Virginia (WV). Reports indicate this mine has a record of poor performance for keeping their employees safe from potential injury or loss of life. At least three workers were killed in accidents over the past dozen years.
  • Boat Safety is Extremely Important on the Eastern Shore Close to 700 people die every year in the U.S. in boating accidents. This is an unacceptable number, especially considering one third of boat accident deaths involved alcohol. If you’ve been hurt in a boat accident that was due to the carelessness of another person, please contact our firm for a free, new client consultation. Our number is 1-800-752-0042.
  • Eastern Shore Residents Have to Few Health Care Options This article focuses on the lack of health care facilities and doctors who can treat seriously injured victims of car crashes, truck wrecks, and other serious accidents.
  • The Treatment for a Loss of Limb Varies Greatly Around the World Losing a limb is a horrific event and can completely alter your quality of life. But those of us in the United States are very fortunate to receive top-notch care, as opposed to many underdeveloped countries where a lost limb can mean a life of poverty and neglect. To learn more, check out our blog.
  • Attorney Examines Reconstructive Surgery for Accident Victims Many plastic surgeons specialize in "reconstructive surgery" which focuses on rebuilding or repairing a part of the damage that was severely damaged in an accident.
  • Attorney Discusses the Injury Risks for Kids and Household Items It's tough to keep an eye on your kids at all times. If they run off and wind up at a neighbor's yard, a construction site, or other public ground, the risk of serious injury increases dramatically.
  • Attorney Examines Mesothelioma Risks for Car Repairmen There are 750,000 car repairmen in the United States. They could be at risk for developing mesothelioma and other cancers due to asbestos exposure while on the job. If you've developed mesothelioma and believe it was due to exposure to asbestos, please contact our firm for a free case analysis.
  • Attorney Examines Number of Pedestrian Deaths in Various States Four of the top 10 deadliest metropolitan areas in the country for pedestrians and bike riders are in Florida. That is a disturbingly high number. But Florida isn't the only area with this problem. There were 249 pedestrians killed in Virginia, West, Virginia, and North Carolina. If you've been injured in a crosswalk accident or were hit while riding your bike, please contact our law firm so you can speak to a real lawyer for free. Our number is 1-800-752-0042.
  • Attorney Talks Foreign Manufacturers and Dangerous Product Recalls Foreign manufacturers were responsible for the vast majority of recalls last year. This has spurred the introduction of new legislation on Capitol Hill to even the playing field between these foreign manufacturers and U.S. companies. To learn more, check out the blog.