The Long-Term Costs of an Accident-Related Amputation

Individuals who sustain amputations caused by the careless or negligent actions of others should be able to recover compensation for their losses. However, amputation claims can be complicated. This is particularly true when it comes to taking the long-term costs of an amputation into account and securing full compensation for these losses. Here, we want… read more

Common Types of Factory Accidents

Workplace injuries often lead to significant financial setbacks for victims. This is particularly true for accidents that occur inside factories. Here, we want to discuss the most common types of factory accidents that occur in Oregon. The reality is that accidents involving factory jobs often result in severe injuries or even death for workers. Data… read more

Wrongful Death by Police Officer

Issues surrounding police misconduct have come to the forefront of our attention across the United States. Particularly, deaths involving lethal force by law enforcement officers are a point of concern. Even though the vast majority of police officers do their jobs well, that is not always the case. Here, we want to discuss what would… read more

What Is the Difference Between Wrongful Death and Survival Action?

Losing a loved one is incredibly challenging, particularly if the loss of life was caused by the careless or negligent actions of another individual or entity. When this occurs, family members in Oregon should be able to file a wrongful death lawsuit against the alleged negligent party. However, there are other types of claims, called… read more

Are Wrongful Death Settlements Taxable?

If you have lost someone that you love due to the careless or negligent actions of another individual or entity in Oregon, then you should be able to recover compensation for your losses. Family members and estates may be able to recover significant amounts of compensation if their wrongful death claim is successful in civil… read more

What Are The Pedestrian Laws In Oregon?

It is crucial to understand that pedestrians do have rights in and around the roadways in Oregon. However, most people do not understand what the statutes actually say about pedestrian rights. Here, we want to review the laws that pedestrians and drivers need to know in order to remain safe on Oregon roadways. General Pedestrian… read more

Employer Liability in Trucking Accidents

Accidents involving larger commercial trucks often result in severe injuries for those involved. This is particularly true for those inside smaller passenger vehicles on the roadway. Truck accidents occur in a variety of ways. In some cases, the truck driver’s actions directly cause the incident. However, there are times when truck driver employers could hold… read more

The 4 Elements Of A Wrongful Death Lawsuit

Wrongful death cases arise in various ways throughout the state of Oregon. Anytime a person loses their life due to the careless or negligent actions of another individual, business, or entity, their family members or estate may be able to file a wrongful death claim in civil court. Here, we want to examine the four… read more