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River Run Law Named Best of Richmond in 2022

Thanks to the thousands of Richmond residents who voted in Richmond Magazine’s Best & Worst 2022, River Run Law was ranked as one of the best law firms in the city. The ballot covered nearly 200 categories, ranging from the best concert venues to the best florists. We are very honored that our community voted for us as one...

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Car Accident

What Happens If a Pedestrian Causes an Accident in Virginia?

You’ve probably heard the phrase, “the pedestrian always has the right of way,” many times in your life. While it is true pedestrians often have the right of way, it is not always the case. It also does not give a pedestrian carte blanche to act recklessly or negligently when sharing the roadway with motor vehicles. Sometimes, the pedestrian...

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Car Accident

What Is the Average Settlement for Knee Injuries from a Car Accident in Virginia?

Knee injuries are one of the most common injuries following a car accident. Given the position of car occupants, this probably doesn’t come as much of a surprise. However, knowing what to expect in the wake of an accident isn’t necessarily intuitive. This is especially the case once insurance companies get involved. If you suffered a knee injury in...

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Wrongful Death

What Are the Elements of a Wrongful Death Case in Virginia?

The unexpected and preventable death of a loved one often results in significant psychological, physical, and financial damages. In an effort to address the financial aspect of these deaths, Virginia permits the deceased personal representative to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit. Under Virginia Code § 8.01-50, “wrongful death” refers to a death resulting from another individual or entity’s wrongful...

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Car Accident

Most Common Fatal Injuries Resulting from Car Accidents

Every life is important. In 2021, the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) reported 968 fatalities on Virginia roadways. In addition, 161 people were injured daily in the Commonwealth due to traffic collisions.  Fatal injuries from car accidents are absolutely devastating for survivors of the accident victim. Knowing that traffic accidents are sudden and generally preventable only adds to the...

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Truck Accident

What Are Common Causes of Truck Accidents in Virginia?

According to the National Safety Council, in 2019, there were 5,005 trucks involved in fatal accidents, and 118,000 were involved in accidents resulting in injury. The sheer size of a semi-truck makes it difficult to stop an accident once it has been set in motion. Truck accidents can result in life-threatening injuries, and those that are not life-threatening may...

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Reasons Why a Personal Injury Lawyer Won’t Take Your Case

It may come as a surprise that attorneys don’t take every case that comes through their door. There are a variety of reasons for this, but it usually comes down to the viability of the claim. However, some attorneys simply reject cases based on scheduling conflicts or other operational reasons.  So, you may be wondering how to get a...

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Frequently Asked Questions

What Are Common Motorcycle Injuries?

When it comes to road accidents, none are as devastating as motorcycle accidents. Since motorcycles don’t offer any protection from impacts, most riders end up sustaining injuries. However, these injuries may range anywhere from minor scrapes and bruises to permanent, life-altering disabilities.  So, what are the most common motorcycle accident injuries, and how often do they occur? Here’s an...

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Casey Ariail Awarded By the Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group® Board of Directors

The Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group® Board of Directors have recognized Casey Ariail of River Run Law Group as one of the elite attorneys in the workers’ compensation field in the nation! This award is given by invitation only to those who demonstrate the most outstanding leadership skills, maintain an excellent reputation, and have a sincere passion for...

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Car Accident

What Are Compensatory Damages When It Comes to Drunk Driving Accidents in Virginia?

Any type of vehicle accident is likely to be a scary experience that can result in both physical and mental harm. Drunk driving accidents are often even more frustrating because there is an assumption that the accident could have been avoided if the intoxicated driver had made responsible decisions about operating the vehicle and consuming alcohol.  As the victim...

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