What are the Four Factors of Proving Liability?

If you were injured in an incident that was caused by another person’s careless or negligent actions, you may need to file a personal injury lawsuit in order to recover the compensation you are entitled to. Unfortunately, it is not always easy to get the compensation you are entitled to, and you may need assistance… read more

Tips for Teaching Your Teen Safe Driving Techniques

One of the most exciting times in a teenager’s life is learning to drive. This usually coincides with some of the scariest times for a parent’s life. If your child is approaching the time in their life when they will obtain their learner’s permit, there are several tips you can follow when teaching your teen… read more

Failure to Properly Signal in Oregon

When you first begin driving, one of the most basic things you learn is the proper use of turn signals. Turn signals are an essential part of safe driving. When used correctly, they let drivers know what the vehicles around them intend to do and let other drivers respond appropriately. However, it is not uncommon… read more

Can You Seek Financial Compensation for an Annular Tear or Fissure?

An annular fissure tear or fissure is related to the ligaments that connect your vertebrae to the discs in your spine. The ligaments surround the nucleus of the discs with a strong ring of cartilage fibers. These fibers are called annulus fibrosis. The nucleus that they surround is soft and jelly-like. The nucleus of each… read more

Oregon and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

Sudden unexpected infant death (SUID) is a term used to describe the unexpected and sudden death of a baby that is less than one-year-old in which the cause of death was not obvious before an investigation. These deaths usually occur during sleep in seemingly healthy babies. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), around… read more

Life Jacket Safety in Oregon

When you or your loved ones are in or around the water, you need to take all necessary safety precautions, including having life jackets for everyone. The need for life jackets is not always talked about. However, a recent drowning has made many people realize just how important they are. In August, the body of… read more

How to Spot a Counterfeit Bike Helmet

One of the most important things you can do to stay safe when riding a bicycle is to wear a helmet. Whether you or a loved one are a regular rider, encourage helmet use as a way to prevent injuries or even death. While it may seem easy enough to purchase a helmet for you… read more

How Can Truckers Combat Fatigue?

Truck drivers have a big responsibility. They operate large vehicles that can weigh as much as 80,000 pounds when fully loaded, and they have a duty to drive safely. When a truck driver is fatigued, they are much more likely to be involved in a serious  truck accident. If you are a long-haul trucker or… read more

What are the 4 D’s?

If you or a loved one have been injured due to a medical mistake, you need to understand what the four D’s are. The four D’s refer to the four requirements that must be present in a medical malpractice case in order for a victim to receive compensation. The four D’s include duty, deviation from… read more

Most Common Premises Liability Cases

Premises liability cases arise when someone is injured due to the careless or negligent actions of a property owner. This can include residential properties, as well as commercial and government properties. These injuries are not uncommon, and the victims of these incidents are often able to recover compensation, either through a settlement with insurance companies… read more