Below you will find documents, reports and articles on various personal injury, automobile accident, traumatic brain injury, motorcycle collision, wrongful death, tractor-trailer wreck, dog bite/attack, medical malpractice, DWI/DUI, reckless driving and driving on suspended license law topics.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) whistleblower statutes will help protect individuals from retaliation. Employers cannot, by law retaliate by taking “adverse action” against workers who report injuries, safety concerns, or other protected activity. If you have wondered if Whistleblower Protection is available to you while working within a private company, the answer is […]
According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration there are approximately eleven 18-wheeler accidents occurring every day in the United States, resulting in close to 4,000 deaths and resulting in over 100,000 injuries each year. These injury statistics are the equivalent of a commercial jet liner crashing every week of the year. Why is there […]
When a person is injured using a product they may be entitled to make a claim and/or file a lawsuit for the resulting damages and injuries. What are defective product liability claims? Defective product liability lawsuits can many times be grouped into three categories. Products that have manufacturing defects. These defects could have happened during […]
As Congress prepares to return from recess next week, and the Ashley Madison leak is still making top headlines: All eyes in Washington are focused on the proposed bill that would make the non-consensual distribution of intimate photographs a Federal crime. This proposed bill is sponsored by Representative Jackie Speier (D, California). It aims to […]
A couple of weeks ago, Ashley Madison, an adult dating website for married folks was hacked. The hackers of the site stated that they hacked into the site in order to prove that members’ information was not deleted after they had closed their accounts. The hackers also threatened to expose the entire list of members […]
Parrish Law Firm, PLLC Wins Two Top 2015 Awards – Client’s Choice and Top 10 in Virginia Personal Injury Attorney
Parrish Law Firm, PLLC Wins Two Top 2015 Awards – Client’s Choice and Top 10 in Virginia Personal Injury Attorney Founding Partner, James R. Parrish of Parrish Law Firm, PLLC has received two prestigous AVVO awards. One for being a Top Personal Injury Attorney along with the Clients’s Choice Award. Clearly his knowledge, approach to […]
Are you driving distracted? If the answer’s not a resounding, NO, don’t tell me. But do keep reading. According to a recent study conducted by the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI), 80 percent of automobile accidents are caused by distracted driving, and can be avoided. Nearly a half-million people were injured, and more than 3000 […]
Think Before You Tweet: Could this update negatively affect my personal injury claim in Northern Virginia?
It almost seems like every time we turn around, there’s a new social media platform creeping into mainstream popularity — or should we say cultural obsession? Such sites as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are a wonderful way to stay connected with friends, family, and even strangers around the world and close to home. They make […]
Parrish Law Firm Announces that James R. Parrish Has Been Chosen as Corporate America’s Legal Elite for 2015
James R. Parrish, founder of Parrish Law Firm, PLLC has been chosen to join Corporate America’s Legal Elite of 2015! This prestigious award has crowned Parrish Law Firm PLLC: Best for Drunk Driving Accidents – Virginia. The 2015 Legal Elite Awards recognize the individuals and firms who use their top-class skills and experience to help […]
A recent study by Jason H. Collins and published with the National Institute of Medicine (NIM) suggests that a procedure for reducing risk of death or serious brain damage in babies is available. Umbilical cord accidents can happen from cords becoming knotted or compressed and even from the cords wrapping around the baby’s body or […]