Did a Defective Airbag Cause My Injury?

Vehicle accidents often result in injuries, but sometimes these injuries are caused by the various safety devices used to prevent injuries. This can include airbags. Not all airbag injuries are the result of a defective airbag. Sometimes, individuals do sustain minor abrasions or contusions as a result of the deploying airbag when a crash occurs…. read more

How to Find Traffic Accident Reports in Oregon

If you or somebody you care about has been injured in an accident, it is very likely that you are going to need the accident report to move forward with an insurance claim. Regardless of who was at-fault for the incident, the accident report is a crucial piece of the puzzle. Here, we want to… read more

Oregon Laws On Approaching a Yellow Traffic Light

Everyone intuitively knows that a yellow light means that they need to slow down. However, is that really what everybody does? Some people slow down, and some people speed up. But what is actually supposed to be done, according to Oregon law, when approaching a yellow traffic light? What the Yellow Light Means in Oregon… read more

Are Stop Signs In Parking Lots Legitimate In Oregon?

Stop signs are universal. When you see a stop sign, you know exactly what you are supposed to do when driving a vehicle. However, are stop signs inside of parking lots legitimate in the state of Oregon? Here, we want to understand the legality of stop signs in general as well as the stop signs… read more

What Happens if You Are Injured by a Road Defect?

Even though the vast majority of vehicle accidents are caused by the careless or negligent actions of other drivers, there are times when incidents are caused by roadway defects. It is important to understand liability issues when a roadway defect accident occurs. Who pays compensation to the injury or property damage victims? Is determining liability… read more

What Happens if You Are Injured by a FedEx Truck?

Accidents involving large trucks can result in significant injuries and property damage. FedEx delivery vehicles are crucial pieces of our transportation infrastructure, particularly as online shopping has increased. However, when accidents occur due to the negligent actions of FedEx drivers or the company itself, crash victims need to know where to turn to recover compensation…. read more

Who Pays for Medical Bills After a Car Accident or Other Injury?

After sustaining an injury caused by the negligence of another, victims need to receive medical care quickly. In some cases, this medical care will need to be ongoing, but who pays all of these medical bills? It is important to understand how medical bills get paid after an injury occurs, particularly as a victim awaits… read more

I Was Injured in a Work-Related 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

When Are The 100 Deadliest Days Of Summer?

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

How to Reject and Respond to a Low Insurance Settlement Offer

If you or somebody you love has been injured or sustained property damage caused by the negligent actions of another individual or entity, you need to take the steps necessary to recover compensation for your losses. Unfortunately, insurance carriers are notorious for trying to get individuals to accept low settlements. Here, we want to discuss… read more