Car Accidents That Lead To Surgery

Car Accidents That Lead To Surgery: A Costly Situation Most car accidents lead to injury of some kind. In some cases, injuries are minor, such as cuts and bruises. In other cases, injuries are much more serious. In these serious incidences, surgery is often required. When surgery makes its way into the picture, many other … Read More

Understanding a Wrongful Death Claim in Oregon

Understanding a Wrongful Death Claim in Oregon A wrongful death claim is submitted on behalf of someone who dies because of the negligence or recklessness of another person. The person who submits this claim is someone from the surviving person’s family (most often the surviving spouse, parent or children).  A wrongful death lawsuit is one … Read More

Hidden Injuries To Look Out For After A Car Accident

Hidden Injuries To Look Out For After A Car Accident In this article, we will cover some hidden injuries that often occur after a car accident. These are the kinds of injuries that you may not realize that you sustained from the accident until days later – or sometimes even weeks later.  Before we get … Read More

Maintain A Safe Following Distance With The 3-Second Rule

Maintain A Safe Following Distance With The 3-Second Rule As you can probably guess, rear-end accidents are one of the most common causes of car accidents. We hear about these types of accidents occurring all of the time across the state of Oregon. For that matter, rear-accidents are a nation-wide problem. What you might not … Read More

Feeling Sick After a Car Accident Can be the Sign of a Serious Injury

Feeling Sick After a Car Accident Can be the Sign of a Serious Injury In some cases, feeling nauseous (and even vomiting) after a car accident can be a symptom of anxiety due to the stressful nature of a traumatic event such as a car accident. If you have ever been in a car accident, … Read More

Understanding What It Takes To Win A Slip-And-Fall Case

Understanding What It Takes To Win A Slip-And-Fall Case When it comes to slip-and-fall accidents, it helps to use a real life example to explain these cases. So let’s say you are at the grocery store. The aisle that you are in is not very well-lit. You slip on a puddle of water that is … Read More

The Benefits of Hiring a Slip and Fall Attorney in Oregon

The Benefits of Hiring a Slip and Fall Attorney in Oregon If you are involved in a trip, slip or fall accident, you need to talk with a lawyer right away. These are very tough cases to win. With that said, you certainly don’t want to go at it alone in these types of cases. … Read More

Can A Brain Injury Occur Without Loss of Consciousness?

Can A Brain Injury Occur Without Loss of Consciousness? This a common question that we often get asked here at Dwyer Williams Cherkoss Personal Injury Attorneys. A client will come into our office and ask us: “Can a person sustain a brain injury without the loss of consciousness?” While some medical professionals will tell you … Read More

The Importance of Expert Witnesses to Your Truck Accident Lawsuit

There are a lot of facets to an accident that involves a semi-truck. In this article, we want to focus in on one of those facets — the importance of expert witnesses. Expert witnesses will help you establish credible evidence, which is vital to the end result of any truck accident case.   First and … Read More