4 New 2020 Driving Laws in Virginia

in safety tips, driving, Virginia, car insurance, local, distracted driving, speeding, laws, driving safety, money, reckless driving, driving record, speeding ticket, texting and driving, pedestrians, right-of-way, speed cameras Jun 29, 2020

Virginia Capitol by Ron Cogswell Each year, Virginia's General Assembly signs new bills into law that go into effect on July 1.  As we move towards legislation that bans handheld use of cell phones, there are also a few other new laws that will immediately affect daily life and driving around the commonwealth.

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How to Travel With Your Pet in The Car

in Virginia, claim, car insurance, distracted driving, crash, accident, driving safety, car seats for dogs, pet car safety, pet seatbelts, dogs, cats May 19, 2020

I have three dogs that love to ride in the car. Whether it's planning a trip to the local pet store, a hike on Government Island, or leaving for vacation, they literally quiver at the question, "Are you ready to go?".

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Is There a Left Lane Slowpoke Law in Virginia?

in driving, auto insurance, Virginia, car insurance, distracted driving, crash, accident, travel, speeding, driving safety Jun 21, 2018

Is this you? The traffic slow down finally let up! You’re cruising on I-95 up the left lane at a pretty good clip. Until you approach another car going much slower. You flash your lights, honk your horn. This is the fast lane! Don’t they know they should stay to the right if they’re going to drive that slow? Isn't that against the law? What the heck?! And then there’s that, ahem…gesture.

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