What are the 4 D’s?
Posted on October 10, 2019 in Medical Malpractice
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
Posted on October 8, 2019 in Premises Liability
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
Dog Bite Fact Everyone Should Know
Posted on October 3, 2019 in Dog Bite
Most people do not think of getting bitten when they see a dog. Dogs are a common household pet, with around half of all homes in the US containing one or more of them. While most people never have to deal with a dog bite injury, they are still fairly common. Understanding dog bite injuries… read more
Does Uber Promote Distracted Driving?
Posted on October 1, 2019 in Auto Accidents
Many Americans make use of Uber each year when they need to get from place to place. It is a convenient way to get around when you do not have your vehicle or need a ride home from the bar. However, Uber’s business model may promote distracted driving. We want to look into some commonly… read more
What are the Dangers of Driving with a Hangover?
Posted on September 12, 2019 in Auto Accidents
Most people understand that driving drunk is dangerous and is a common cause of traffic injuries and fatalities. What many people fail to realize is that the effects of drinking and driving do not always wear off after the buzz is over with. Driving while hungover is also dangerous and can lead to serious incidents…. read more
What are My Options if the Insurance Company Won’t Pay?
Posted on September 10, 2019 in Auto Accidents
When you file an insurance claim after a car accident, you may not be ready for the hassle that comes with making the claim. Even if the process is complicated, you fully expect to receive a payment to cover your losses. Regardless of whether you are filing a claim with your insurance company or with… read more
Grilling Safety Tips
Posted on September 5, 2019 in Portland Personal Injury Lawyer
As the weather begins to cool, many people like to get outside, fire up the grill, and cook some delicious food. However fun grilling might be, it does come with some risks. According to a report released by FEMA, most of these fires were due to mechanical failure, misuse of the product, or operational deficiency…. read more
Does Auto Insurance Cover Drunk Driving in Oregon and Washington?
Posted on September 3, 2019 in Auto Accidents
Driving while under the influence of alcohol is dangerous to everyone on the roadway. Law enforcement officers in both Oregon and Washington take drunk driving seriously. Those caught doing so can face severe penalties, including jail time and fines. However, many people wonder if drunk driving is also covered by auto insurance. What happens if… read more
What is Dooring and How Can it Be Prevented?
Posted on August 28, 2019 in Bicycle Accident
If you are a bicycle rider, whether for recreation or for regular transportation, you know there are risks involved. Regardless of how safely you ride, you cannot predict the actions and behaviors of other drivers. During the latest reporting year in Oregon, there were nearly 800 bicycle crashes. These led to 10 fatalities and 754… read more
Third-Party Liability in a Construction Accident
Posted on August 21, 2019 in Construction Accidents
If you or someone you love works in the construction industry, then you know there are more risks involved than most workers face in their jobs. However, that does not mean you should not be able to recover a fair compensation for your injuries. In many cases, construction accident injuries are caused by third-party contractors… read more