The Law Offices of Daniel L. Crandall & Associates

The Law Offices of
Daniel L. Crandall & Associates

FREE Telephone Consultation

Local: 540-342-2000

Toll Free: 800-LAW-8000

Protecting The Rights Of Injured Virginians Since 1979
Contact Our Firm

April 2015 Archives

The Food Safety Modernization Act

Product recalls are not uncommon in Virginia. Particularly with food products, companies frequently distribute food that is not safe for human consumption. This food can cause serious injuries including hospitalizations and death. According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, thousands of people are killed each year because of food borne illness. Additionally, one in six people in the U.S. will suffer from a food borne illness each year.

Ice cream recalled from Virginia stores

Virginia residents are often concerned with the quality of the food that they are putting into their bodies. People want the best for themselves and for their families. Even if people when are not eating fresh or organic food, they still expect that the food is free from harmful chemicals and bacteria.

Virginia brain injuries need specialized help

The brain is the command center of the body. It controls a Virginian's ability to reason, speak and move. It is also responsible for controlling the body's temperature, reflexes, certain hormone levels and the ability to breathe. These functions are essential to human life. Without fully functioning brain, people are not able to fully function.

How blind spots can play a role in Virginia truck accidents

For people on the road in Roanoke City, it is wise to keep a close eye on large trucks and be cautious when maneuvering one's vehicle in their vicinity. This is in part due to the sheer size of these vehicles and that their drivers are often on the road for extended periods. In addition, some drivers might flout the laws as to how long they are allowed to be out on the road without a sufficient break. Another issue, that is often overlooked when there is a truck accident, is the possibility that it occurred due to a blind spot.

What are the different classifications of burn injuries?

When it comes to injuries that people in Roanoke City might suffer, two of the most frightening words that can be uttered are "burn injuries." Like other severe injuries such as head trauma and back injuries, the aftereffects of a burn injury can be awful. Knowing more about burns can assuage fears if it's something that is not serious, or help prepare the person for what they're confronted with on the road to recovery, if it is serious.

back to top