Blog Posts in 2015

  • Happy New Year from Paulson Coletti

    || 30-Dec-2015

    At Paulson Coletti, we are all about celebrating the things that matter most, including the New Year. This is a time to reflect on the past year, make plans for the next one, and spend some quality time with your loved ones. We are proud of what we accomplished in 2015 and look forward to doing even more this upcoming year. Our clients’ well-being is our main concern. This is why our team ...
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  • The Third Anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School Shooting

    || 14-Dec-2015

    Today, December 14, 2015, is the third anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. It was a tragic event that took the lives of 20 children and six adults in Newtown, Connecticut. Adam Lanza, a 20-year-old man, took three guns and a military vest from his home in the morning on the day of the incident and at around 9:30 a.m., authorities received their first report of a shooting. ...
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  • Head Injuries in Youth Sports

    || 8-Dec-2015

    Last year, our team posted a blog discussing the initiative by the New York Giants in an attempt to help high schools improve the way they handled football-related head injuries. The chairman of the Giants, Steve Tisch, had made a $1.2 million dollar donation to the public high schools in the New York City area with the hopes of improving safety. This was due to the number of head injuries ...
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  • 7 Tips for Driving Safely in Winter Conditions

    || 1-Dec-2015

    It is evident that Portland and the rest of Oregon can experience harsh weather conditions throughout the winter. If you are someone who has to travel, this can make for a difficult obstacle. As if there were not enough dangers on the road, the addition of snow and ice can make things much more complicated when driving. It is important to understand what to do on the road and ways to avoid ...
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  • Celebrating Movember

    || 24-Nov-2015

    You may have noticed the large number of men growing mustaches and facial hair during the month of November. This is because, for roughly a decade, men have designated this month as either Movember or No Shave November. While you may think this is just a way for men to explore their looks with extreme amounts of facial hair, it is much more than that. The month-long event—during which men ...
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  • Understanding Intubation Errors

    || 18-Nov-2015

    When emergencies arise and paramedics are called upon for medical assistance, they must make some crucial decisions in the field. Depending on the severity of the situation and the condition that an injured individual is in, there are various actions that may be taken to help remedy any potential dangers. Paramedics are tasked on making the difficult, quick decisions that could be the difference ...
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  • How to Detect a Medication Error

    || 9-Nov-2015

    It is an unfortunate situation, but medication errors are all too common in the medical field. There are a number of causes for this, but it is important that medical professionals are held accountable. They are responsible for protecting patients, thus prescribing the wrong medication, the wrong dosage, or conflicting medications can be dangerous. This can be considered medical malpractice. ...
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  • Paramedic Intubation Errors

    || 3-Nov-2015

    Paramedics represent a beacon of hope during moments of emergency. They are the ones dispatched to help injured individuals when there are calls for help. However, what happens when they do more harm than good? In the case of intubation procedures, that is usually the situation. Endotracheal Intubation (ETI) is a procedure where a plastic tube is placed into the windpipe (trachea) to help patients ...
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  • What to Look for When Hiring a Lawyer

    || 3-Nov-2015

    When you have sustained an injury and you need to hire an attorney to represent you, what factors would you consider most important to include in your search? How do you know that the lawyer is qualified to represent you? If you have been hurt and need to file a claim, making sure you have the right representation can go a long way to helping you obtain a favorable outcome. At Paulson Coletti, our ...
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  • Paulson Coletti Listed in 'Best Law Firms' for 2016

    || 2-Nov-2015

    Every year, U.S. News – Best Lawyers selects a number of law firms to be included in their ‘Best Law Firms’ list. At Paulson Coletti, we are happy to announce we have been selected for the 2016 edition of this list. This is an honor that is bestowed upon law firms who meet the minimum requirements and have also been reviewed by clients and peers in the legal community. In order ...
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