Workers’ Compensation For Industrial Accidents
Posted on May 26, 2021 in Workplace Injury
Every worker deserves to have a work environment free from unreasonable dangers. However, we do understand that there are some workplaces that are inherently more dangerous than others. Industrial work environments present significant challenges to safety, but employers still have a duty to take steps to keep the workers safe as possible. Regardless of steps… read more
Who Is at Fault in a Multi-Vehicle Crash?
Posted on May 24, 2021 in Car Accident
If you have ever been in a vehicle accident, then you know that the aftermath can be challenging when it comes to securing compensation for injuries, property damage, and other losses. In general, the driver who caused the accident will be responsible for paying compensation to the other victims involved. However, determining fault in the… read more
Who Is at Fault in a Jaywalking Pedestrian Accident?
Posted on May 19, 2021 in Pedestrian Accidents
Drivers and pedestrians have to share roadways and the areas around the roadway. However, the relationship between drivers and pedestrians is usually fairly challenged, particularly when it comes to yielding the right-of-way in certain situations. Here, we want to discuss who would be at fault if a vehicle versus pedestrian collision occurred while the pedestrian… read more
When Can Restaurants Be Responsible for Illness and Injury?
Posted on May 17, 2021 in Premises Liability
Nobody expects that they will sustain an injury or illness when they go to a restaurant. However, we know that there are certainly times when patrons of restaurants sustain some sort of injury or illness, and these incidents are often caused by the careless or negligent actions of the restaurant owner/operators. Here, we want to… read more
What to Do When a Truck’s Cargo Caused an Accident
Posted on May 12, 2021 in Truck Accidents
We have all seen commercial trucks with cargo in the back and thought, “Wow, I really hope that does not come flying off and slam into my vehicle.” While this does not happen very often, the reality is that these types of incidents do occur. If you or somebody you care about has been involved… read more
What is a Toxic Tort?
Posted on May 10, 2021 in Product Liability Litigation
Most people will not be familiar with the term “toxic tort.” This term refers to a lawsuit brought by a person who has been harmed due to exposure to a dangerous substance. A toxic tort lawsuit in Portland or throughout the state of Oregon can be a very complex legal situation. Here, we want to… read more
How Do Wrong-way Accidents Happen?
Posted on May 5, 2021 in Car Accident
The last thing any person expects that they will be injured when they get behind the wheel of their vehicle. Unfortunately, we cannot control the actions of other drivers around us. Some of the most devastating collision types that occur are wrong-way car accidents. These incidents often result in significant injuries because they usually happen… read more
Accidents Involving Government Vehicles in Portland
Posted on May 3, 2021 in Car Accident
Vehicle accidents are not uncommon in and around the Portland area. In most situations, anyone injured due to the careless or negligent actions of other drivers will be able to secure compensation from the at-fault party. However, accidents involving government vehicles can create a more challenging situation when it comes to securing compensation. Here, we… read more