I Was Injured on a Rental E-Scooter
Posted on July 13, 2022 in Bicycle Accident
Electric scooters have taken major cities by storm over the last few years. Touted as simple ways to get around town in a fuel-efficient manner, it is not uncommon to see individuals zipping around getting from place to place. However, e-scooters can also lead to significant injuries for riders as well as others around the… read more
I Was Injured in a Work-Related Car Accident
Posted on July 11, 2022 in Car Accident
Individuals operate vehicles for a variety of reasons at work. In some cases, everyday activities at a job involve a vehicle. Other times, individuals rarely get in a vehicle for work, but it does sometimes happen, even if they just run a few errands. Here, we want to discuss what you can do if you… read more
Pedestrian Safety Tips For Walking At Night
Posted on July 6, 2022 in Pedestrian Accidents
Pedestrian safety is of the utmost importance around the roadways, but the reality is that there are times when pedestrians face more dangers. This includes nighttime. When individuals have to walk on or around the roadway at night, they must take extra precautions to ensure that they are visible and that they avoid collisions with… read more
How Long do I Have to File a Dram Shop Notice in Oregon?
Posted on July 4, 2022 in Distracted Driving
Dram shop laws are in place so that third parties, aside from an intoxicated individual, can be held responsible if an intoxicated individual causes injuries. In Oregon, these laws are very specific about who can be held liable, and the list includes bartenders, servers, individuals who sell alcohol, and even social hosts at private residences… read more
Personal Injury Claim Against the State in Oregon
Posted on June 15, 2022 in Personal Injury
Personal injury claims arise anytime someone is harmed due to the careless or negligent actions of another individual or entity. Individuals can also file a personal injury claim against a government entity, but they are a little bit more challenging. Typically, the government does have some form of immunity against lawsuits, but they also usually… read more
Who is Liable if I Was Injured by a Semi-Truck Tire Blowout?
Posted on June 13, 2022 in Truck Accidents
Tires wear down over time. This is particularly true for tires on large commercial trucks. If truck drivers and truck companies are not vigilant in their inspection and maintenance, truck tire blowouts can lead to significant accidents and injuries. Here, we want to discuss who could be held liable if someone is injured in a… read more
When Are The 100 Deadliest Days Of Summer?
Posted on June 8, 2022 in Car Accident
Here it is – summertime has rolled in with the heat. Even though this should be a time of fun for individuals and families, the reality is that the summer is also when the railways become dangerous. This is particularly true for teenage drivers. Here, our Portland car accident lawyers want to discuss what safety… read more
Truck accidents caused by unsecured cargo
Posted on June 6, 2022 in Truck Accidents
We have all seen larger trucks hauling around cargo and thought, “I wonder how secure that is?” The reality is that commercial truck drivers and trucking companies are responsible for securing any cargo on board their vehicles. Unsecured cargo can lead to accidents in a wide variety of ways. Not only can it fly off… read more
What is a Contingency Fee?
Posted on May 25, 2022 in Personal Injury
If you sustain an injury caused by the negligent actions of another individual or entity, you may need to file a personal injury lawsuit to recover compensation. However, these cases can be challenging, and an attorney is the best way to ensure that your case is successful. But what about affording an attorney? Can you… read more
Personal Injury Involving Minors
Posted on May 23, 2022 in Personal Injury
Injuries can happen to anyone, including children. In some cases, these injuries are caused by the careless or negligent actions of others. When this happens, a minor and their parent or guardian should have a way to recover compensation for their injury expenses. Here, we want to discuss personal injury claims in Oregon involving those… read more