Do Gaps in Treatment Lead to More Injury Trials?

One of the duties of a lawyer is to tell people the truth, even when it hurts. To tell people that their actions, however well-intentioned and justifiable, may have certain unfair consequences. No lawyer enjoys it, but it is part of our job. So don’t shoot the messenger. Let me give you an example of […]

Portland Accident Lawyers are Familiar with Compound Fractures

Open Fracture Recovery Can Mean Extended Time Away from Work and Large Medical Bills Seen frequently in the aftermath of a car collision, open fractures (also referred to as compound fractures) that do not heal properly or become infected require a significant amount of medical treatment over an extended period of time—meaning such an injury […]

Truck Accident Injuries are Prevented By Ban on Cell Phones

2013 Marks the Beginning of a National Hand-Held Phone Ban Regarding Interstate Commercial Truck and Bus Drivers As of January 3, 2013, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) and the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) issued a ban on the use of hand-held phones by interstate commercial truck and bus drivers. With […]

Typical Injuries from Truck Accidents

As truck accident lawyers, Shulman Dubois LLC can verify that truck accidents are among the most devastating of vehicle accidents, resulting in injuries and financial difficulties almost unimaginable. But, when a truck encounters a train, you are talking about an entirely different kind of devastation. Typical Injuries from Trucking Accidents With the many trucking regulations […]

Drowsy Drivers Responsible for Up to 33% of Fatal Car Accidents

According to a 2013 Centers for Disease Control (CDC) report, one in twenty-four drivers in the US stated that they recently fell asleep while they were driving—an alarming statistic. Even more alarming is that according to the same study, health officials believe that the one in twenty-four figure could be higher because many drivers aren’t […]

A Car Accident Doctor Could Make or Break Your Case

Chris Brown Makes Headlines After Crashing His Car Trying to Evade Paparazzi Notorious singer Chris Brown again made headlines after crashing his black Porsche into a wall while allegedly trying to evade paparazzi in Beverly Hills.  According to The Huffington Post, Brown escaped the accident without injury, and Beverly Hills law enforcement reported the accident […]

Civil Litigation: Car Accident Lawsuits

 Car accidents lawsuits are a common occurrence for many people who have been involved in a major automobile accident.  First and foremost, it must be said that if at any time you feel your car accident claim may go to court, or that you need help in settlement negotiations, you will need to seek the […]

Common Causes of Crashes Seen By Automobile Accident Lawyers

Automobile accident lawyers operating in Oregon sees literally hundreds of car accident cases each year.  These accidents typically involve people that have been injured due to the reckless and negligent actions of others driving on the road, or those that didn’t take the proper precautions to avoid a car accident.  However, this number is nothing […]