Portland Construction Worker Killed in Trench Collapse

A trench collapsed and killed a 27-year-old worker in Portland yesterday. The construction worker was at the bottom of a trench working on a sewer line when the walls on both sides of the trench collapsed. According to Portland Fire & Rescue, the crew was using temporary bracing walls to prevent the collapse of the… read more

Slip & Fall Spinal Cord Injury | Portland Personal Injury Lawyer

Slip, trip and fall accidents can have serious effects on the spinal column. Advanced imaging shows the difference between pre and post-fall lumbar scans. Slip and fall accidents can occur virtually anywhere. Injuries range from mild to permanently debilitating. Paulson Coletti’s Portland personal injury lawyers represent individuals who have been wrongfully injured in these types… read more

Employer Liability FAQ | Portland Work Injury Attorney

For Oregon workers injured on the job, securing the compensation they deserve can be a confusing and convoluted process. Our attorneys break down Oregon’s employer liability law. What’s the difference between workers’ compensation and employer liability? Workers’ compensation is a type of insurance that your employer carries to protect them against liability in the event… read more