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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Hidden Danger: Driving After Daylight Savings Time

Hidden Danger: Driving After Daylight Savings Time

Twice each year – at 2 a.m. on the second Sundays of March and November― 48 of the 50 United States participate in a time-shifting phenomenon known as Daylight Savings Time (DST). The result is that when you awaken on Sunday morning, November 5, we will have set our clocks back by an hour to […]

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Driver Deaths Rise as Economy Recovers

Driver Deaths Rise as Economy Recovers

On May 25, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) came out with an alarming announcement. As the economy improves and more workers are regularly driving on our nation’s roads and highways, the driver death rate is predicted to rise. With current expectations for the economy to continue its recovery, the IIHS expects driver death […]

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Virginia Workers’ Compensation Doesn’t Cover Repetitive Injuries

Virginia Workers’ Compensation Doesn’t Cover Repetitive Injuries

Those of us fortunate enough to live in Virginia know it’s unique: we have easy access to the Chesapeake Bay, Blue Ridge Mountains and Shenandoah Valley in addition to cities including Alexandria, Richmond, Fredericksburg, Virginia Beach, Williamsburg and Charlottesville. If we want to get back in touch with nature, we have lots of great choices: […]

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Nurses: at High Risk for Workplace Injuries

Nurses: at High Risk for Workplace Injuries

According to the American Nurses Association, 2017 is the “Year of the Healthy Nurse.” National Nurses Week is May 6–12; it’s an ideal time to thank the nurses who dedicate their lives to helping sick and injured patients recover. Keeping our nurses and other healthcare workers healthy isn’t always easy; they face a job that […]

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