What Is A Catastrophic Injury?
Posted on December 18, 2020 in Portland Personal Injury Lawyer
People get injured all the time, but some injuries are far more severe than others. In personal injury law, we refer to certain injuries as “catastrophic.” A catastrophic injury is one that can significantly affect a person’s quality of life, their ability to work, and their ability to perform the same daily activities they were… read more
Punitive Damages in Oregon
Posted on December 16, 2020 in Portland Personal Injury Lawyer
If you or somebody you care about has sustained an injury caused by the careless or negligent actions of another individual, company, or entity, you will likely be able to recover some form of compensation for your losses. The compensation awarded after an injury typically revolves around medical bills, lost wages, out-of-pocket expenses, and loss… read more
Careless Driving Vs Reckless Driving
Posted on December 14, 2020 in Car Accident
The last thing anybody expects when they are driving is to be involved in an accident with a careless or negligent driver. However, vehicle accidents are not uncommon throughout the state of Oregon. If you or somebody you care about is involved in an accident caused by the actions of another driver, it is crucial… read more
How To Deal With Oregon Car Accident Adjusters
Posted on December 11, 2020 in Car Accident
Getting involved in a car accident can be a confusing and scary experience. However, vehicle accidents happen all the time in Oregon, and it is crucial that you understand how to deal with car accident insurance adjusters in the aftermath. First and foremost, you need to understand that no insurance carrier wants to payout compensation… read more
Hospital Consent Forms: Do you Sign Away Your Rights to Sue?
Posted on December 9, 2020 in Medical Malpractice
Most of us have been to the hospital for one reason or another. Maybe you went to the hospital because you needed emergency medical care. Perhaps you went to the hospital to have a routine surgery performed or to give birth. Regardless of why a person goes to the hospital, chances are they will be… read more
Drowsy Driving Myths
Posted on December 7, 2020 in Car Accident
Driving drowsy is incredibly dangerous, and this type of behavior can lead to severe injuries in the event a car accident occurs. Unfortunately, drowsy driving crashes are not uncommon throughout the state of Oregon. Nearly everybody has a remedy for staying awake when they are sleepy behind the wheel, but the reality is that there… read more
Daycare Negligence in Oregon
Posted on December 4, 2020 in Negligence
Thousands of families in Oregon rely on daycares every day in this state. The last thing that any parent or guardian should have to worry about is their child sustaining a serious injury due to the careless or negligent actions of daycare workers. Unfortunately, injuries in daycares occur more often than they should. Licensed daycares… read more
Are You Liable For Accidents On Your Property?
Posted on December 2, 2020 in Premises Liability
Most people do not think twice about having friends or family members over to their house from little get-togethers. However, have you thought about whether or not there are any hazards on your property that could cause injuries to your guests? Property owners have a responsibility to maintain a safe environment on their premises so… read more