How Does Marijuana Affect Your Ability to Drive Safely?

How Does Marijuana Affect Your Ability to Drive Safely?

It is illegal to use or possess marijuana for any reason in the Commonwealth of Virginia, but newly appointed Gov. Ralph Northam pledged during his campaign to loosen restrictions. One of the major concerns with more forgiving marijuana laws is the increase in drivers getting behind the wheel while high―known as “driving while drugged.” How […]

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Meet Mo Blanton: Senior Paralegal

Meet Mo Blanton: Senior Paralegal

The experienced personal injury attorneys and workers’ compensation lawyers of Commonwealth Law Group offer personalized, client-focused services. Our staff works closely with our attorneys to monitor each case personally and provide our clients with this type of service. Because our staff is integral to our clients’ experience, we want to introduce each of them on […]

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Don’t Become a New Year’s Eve Drunk Driving Statistic

Don’t Become a New Year’s Eve Drunk Driving Statistic

New Year’s Eve: The Most Dangerous Night on U.S. Roads It’s almost New Year’s Eve! As you’re planning your celebration, take into consideration that between 6 p.m. on December 31 and 6 a.m. on January 1 are the most dangerous hours of the year to drive or ride in a car on our nation’s roadways. […]

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Drive Sober to Arrive Alive: How Alcohol Impacts Driving Ability

Drive Sober to Arrive Alive: How Alcohol Impacts Driving Ability

It’s the holiday season: Parties! Lights! Presents! And often, holiday events include a bevy of alcoholic beverages to accompany the cookies, pies and fruitcakes on the buffet. If you do enjoy a glass of wine, a beer or a mixed drink, don’t get behind the wheel of your car or truck. Maybe you didn’t realize […]

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