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How Social Media Can Affect Your Personal Injury Case

If you have been injured as a result of someone else’s negligence, it can be tempting to share your story on social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, or TikTok. However, your internet activity could have a major impact on your case if you plan on filing a personal injury lawsuit. Your internet activity could be… read more


Tips for Driving Safely in the Rain

08/01/22

Oregon is one of the wettest places in the United States. Rain is extremely common throughout the year, which can lead to dangerous conditions for motorists. Wet roads and low visibility can heighten the risk of an accident. If you are driving in the rain, it is important to slow down, remain aware of your… read more


The Dangers of PTSD After a Car Accident

07/01/22

Car accidents can be scary and life-altering experiences. Depending on the circumstances surrounding the crash, victims can suffer from serious injuries and long-term disabilities. However, not all car accident injuries are physical. Many people develop post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after a collision. This mental health condition can have a major impact on your daily life,… read more


Tips for Walking Safely as a Pedestrian

07/01/22

Pedestrians deserve to feel safe on Portland roads. Unfortunately, there are many hazards that could lead to an accident, from poor lighting and inclement weather to dangerous, negligent motorists. There are actions that you can take to protect yourself in these situations. Here are a few important tips for walking safely as a pedestrian. #1:… read more


How to Prevent Pedestrian Accidents as A Portland Driver

04/29/22

Pedestrians and drivers often share the road in Portland. To protect both parties from harm, Oregon imposes traffic laws that dictate right-of-way rules and other considerations to control the flow of foot and motor vehicle traffic. Unfortunately, these laws cannot prevent driver negligence. Only motorists can control their behavior. As a Portland driver, there are… read more


A Guide to Wrongful Death Laws in Oregon

12/22/21

Losing a loved one is always a devastating experience. When your loved one dies in any accident that could have been avoided, processing their death can be even more emotionally and financially devastating. In Oregon, family members of victims who have been killed due to another person’s negligence and recklessness can bring a wrongful death lawsuit against… read more


A Guide to Oregon Bicycle Helmet Laws

Bicycle riding is more popular than ever in Oregon. Oregon is known for its natural beauty and its focus on protecting the environment. Many people in Portland and across the state have been switching to bicycles for their commutes and running errands. With so many bicycle riders in Oregon, it is important to understand the… read more


Does Oregon Have a Cap on Punitive Damages?

When a person becomes injured in an accident, they may have a right to bring a lawsuit against the person who caused their injuries. The person filing a lawsuit is called the plaintiff. In a personal injury lawsuit, the plaintiff has a right to pursue several different types of damages — economic, non-economic, and punitive…. read more



What is the Oregon Tort Claims Act?

If you have been injured in a personal injury accident that was not your fault, you may be wondering about your legal options. If a private citizen caused your injuries, you could bring a personal injury lawsuit against that person. Likewise, if a private company causes your injuries, you can sue the company in civil… read more