Car Accidents

Are you wondering what steps can be taken by drivers, automobile manufacturers, and the Federal government to improve driving safety? Barbara S. Williams P.C., an experienced personal injury attorney for Loudoun, Fairfax, and Northern Virginia, provides a summary of some recent recommendations for automotive safety. Please contact Barbara S. Williams today if you or someone […]

Virginia man awarded $14 million against Hyundai after suffering a Traumatic Brain Injury in a crash due to his side air bags failing to deploy. This article from Reuters.com talks about the case of a Virginia man who was awarded $14 million in a case against Hyundai. Mr. Zachary Duncan was involved in a car […]

The National Transportation Safety Board voted unanimously on May 14, 2013 to issue bold recommendations to help the US eliminate alcohol-impaired driving. “Courtesy: National Transportation Safety Board” Safety Report on Eliminating Impaired Driving On May 14, 2013, the 25th anniversary of our nation’s deadliest drunk-driving crash, which killed 24 children and three adults in Carrollton, […]

This article from foxnews.com describes the reasons why the number of traffic fatalities have decreased. Read More About Highway Deaths Fall to Lowest Level Since 1949…

A Belgian man involved in a near fatal car crash in 1983 was presumed to be in a vegetative state for 23 years. However, a neurologist discovered his brain was still functioning and he was conscious the entire time. Read More About Car Crash Victim Thought to be in Coma for 23 Years was Conscious…

This Washington Post article discusses the recent increase in deaths of motorcycle riders in Virginia, Maryland, and Washington DC. Read More About Increase in Motorcycle Deaths Raise Concerns…

In a recent Washington Post article, C. Davenport reports on the recent deaths caused by tractor-trailers on Interstate 81. The interstate highway has become a magnet for trucks and the Washington Post reports that I-81 has more than twice as many fatalities for crashes as that on I-95, a more heavily traveled road in Virginia. […]

Read More About American Academy of Pediatrics 2012 Car Seat Safety Guide…

Read More About Centreville man who hit trooper must help with “Move Over” program…

Every year, teenage drivers are involved in 6,000 to 8,000 car crashes — four times the rate of older drivers. A recent National Teen Driver Survey attempted to find out why. And to get more honest answers, researchers asked thousands of high school students what their friends do while driving. While some 90 percent of […]

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