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I’m a Motorcyclist Who Has Been Rear-ended By A Car in Virginia Beach : What Do I Do?

By John Cooper, VA Beach Motorcycle Accident Lawyer Q:  What am I to do if I’m a motorcyclist who was rear-ended by a car?  The car hit me from behind as I was waiting for the stoplight at the intersection … Continue reading

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New Virginia Moped Law Requires Mopeds To Be Licensed

By John Cooper, Virginia Motorcycle Accident Attorney If you ride a moped or even a Segway or a foot scooter, you could be affected by Virginia’s new 24-page moped law. “The revised statute requires mopeds to be registered with the … Continue reading

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Virginia Beach Motorcycle Accident Lawyer Report : Virginia Beach Has Second Highest Motorcycle Accident Rate in Commonwealth

By John Cooper, Virginia Beach Motorcycle Injury Lawyer Virginia Beach has the second highest number of motorcycle crashes in the state of Virginia, according to Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) figures.   Although this figure does not surprise me … Continue reading

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Motorcyclist is Awarded $600,000 After His Leg Was Crushed By a Drunken Driver in Prince William County, VA

By John Cooper, Virginia Beach Motorcycle Accident Lawyer Motorcyclists’ legs are particularly vulnerable in crashes with serious fractures and even amputations more common for riders than the drivers of other vehicles. In a serious accident in Prince William County, VA … Continue reading

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Motorcyclist Robert Francis Miner Died in Collision With Truck in Newport News

By John Cooper, Newport News Motorcycle Accident Lawyer A motorcyclist who was killed in a collision with a tractor trailer in Newport News has been identified as Robert Francis Miner III of Bridgewater Drive in Newport News. The motorcyclist died … Continue reading

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VA Beach Motorcycle Accident Lawyer Report – Helmet Manufacturer Vega Recalls 30,000 Helmets

By John Cooper, Virginia Beach Motorcycle Injury Lawyer Motorcyclists have little protection and are almost 40 times more likely to be killed in a crash than car drivers. Helmets are one of the few pieces of equipment they have at … Continue reading

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VA Beach Motorcycle Accident Lawyer Report : Motorcycle Deaths and Accidents Cost $16 Billion a year

By Jim Hurley, Virginia Beach Accident Injury Lawyer In a new post on the Virginia Personal Injury Lawyers site, my colleague John Cooper writes about how motorcycle crashes cost $16 billion a year in 2010, with motorcyclists involved in the … Continue reading

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Hampton Motorcycle Injury Lawyer Report : Hampton Moped Rider is Critically Injured

By Jim Hurley, Hampton, VA Motorcycle Injury Lawyer In a new article on the Virginia Injury Lawyers site my colleague John Cooper reports on how a moped rider was seriously injured on King Street in Hampton. No other vehicle was … Continue reading

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Motorcyclist is Killed, Others Injured When Vintage Austin Healey Driver Lost Control of His Car near Sperryville, VA

By John Cooper, Virginia Beach Motorcycle Accident Injury Lawyer In a tragic accident in Virginia an out of control sports car hit a group of motorcyclist, killing one and injuring others. As an experienced Virginia Beach motorcycle accident injury attorney, … Continue reading

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Scooter Rider is Found Dead in Henrico County, VA

By Jim Hurley, Virginia Motorcycle Accident Injury Lawyer In a new article on the Virginia Personal Injury Lawyers site my colleague John Cooper writes about the death of a scooter rider in Henrico County, VA. It’s the latest in a … Continue reading

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