Submitting A Car Accident Report In Oregon

It can feel like a whirlwind of events after a car accident occurs. Injuries may need to be treated. The police are asking lots of questions to gather information. It’s a high-stress environment that can make your head spin. Fortunately, the police are there to help you through the situation. One of their duties is … Read More

Understanding the Good Samaritan Law in Oregon

Have you ever been in one of those situations where you weren’t sure if you should jump in and help someone during an emergency situation? After all, we’ve all heard stories about people who have been sued for trying to help others at the scene of car accidents, house fires and other emergency situations. Fortunately, … Read More

Taking A Look At How Personal Injury Settlements Are Calculated

Recovering from an injury is no easy feat. Along with the physical aspect of recovery, medical bills, time off work and mental stress are some of the other biggest challenges that come along with the recovery an injury. Receiving compensation for your injury is a huge help. Not only does it relieve some of your … Read More

Five Reasons Why You Need To Hire An Oregon Car Accident Lawyer

If you were recently injured in a car accident here in Oregon, there are a handful of steps that you must take to ensure that you receive the justice that you deserve. While this is certainly a stressful process to go through, this article will explain why it’s so important to bring in a personal … Read More

Beware of Lowball Offers from Auto Insurance Companies

Some people involved in car wrecks choose to handle their claim without the assistance of an attorney. While you certainly can handle the claim yourself, statistics show that you are likely to recover less compensation than had you hired an attorney to handle your claim. There are many challenges and nuances involved in handling a … Read More

Dealing with an intoxicated driver at the scene of an accident

In a two-car wreck, make sure everyone is okay, call first responders (if necessary), and exchange information. But, what happens when the other is intoxicated? What do you do then? Below are a few tips for dealing with an intoxicated driver at the scene of a wreck. After a wreck, the first priority is ensuring everyone’s … Read More

Role of a Life Care Planner in an Oregon Truck Accident Injury Claim

The Oregon Department of Transportation reported 2,174 truck crashes in the state in 2015, which resulted in 1,132 injuries and 61 fatalities. The number of truck crashes in Oregon has steadily increased over the years – from 1,928 in 2011 to 2,144 in 2014. The incidence of injuries and deaths has also increased proportionately. The … Read More

What Should You Do if You Are Involved in a DUII Automobile Crash

Being in an automobile accident can be a traumatic experience in and of itself. There is property damage, pain, lost wages, medical bills, and other issues that will need to be addressed. If you are involved in a crash, either as a driver, passenger or pedestrian, and the other driver is, or appears to be … Read More