Aggressive Driving and Road Rage Cause 56% of All Vehicle Accidents

Posted in Uncategorized on August 24, 2016

Car accidents caused by aggressive driving contributes to more deaths and serious injures in Oregon than any other factor. Aggressive driving or “road rage” type behavior includes (but not limited to) following too close, speeding, radical lane changes, and aggressive gesturing or threats. In today’s blog I review how to handle yourself and the actions you … Continued

Aggressive Driving and Road Rage Cause 56% of All Vehicle Accidents

Posted in Assault & Battery on August 16, 2016

Car accidents caused by aggressive driving contributes to more deaths and serious injures in Oregon than any other factor. Aggressive driving or “road rage” type behavior includes (but not limited to) following too close, speeding, radical lane changes, and aggressive gesturing or threats. In today’s blog I review how to handle yourself and the actions you … Continued

Distracted Driving Accidents Take A Toll on Oregonians

Posted in Catastrophic Personal Injury,Motor Vehicle Accidents,Oregon Personal Injury Accidents,Wrongful Death on July 21, 2016

Distracted Driving Accidents Significantly Increase in Oregon Distracted driving accidents caused by texting or using a hand-held cell phone while driving in Oregon, are significantly increasing, so much so that Oregon State Police now estimate that 25% of Oregon car accident injuries involve distracted driving. If you are involved in a distracted driving car accident, … Continued

What You Need To Know About Wrong-Way Driver Car Accidents in Oregon

Posted in Drunk Driving Accidents,Motor Vehicle Accidents,Oregon Personal Injury Accidents,Wrongful Death on June 17, 2016

“You’re going the wrong way!”… Why does wrong-way driving still occur so frequently? Today’s blog will review what we know about common wrong-way driving characteristics, and how to avoid wrong-way driver car accidents in Oregon. My goal is to help you become more aware and execute defensive driving during particular hours of the day. One would … Continued

How to Protect Yourself from Semi-Truck Accidents

Posted in Truck Accidents,UM/ UIM Insurance Coverage on May 13, 2016

Is it my imagination or are Oregonians experiencing more big-rig and semi-truck accidents, breakdowns, and fatalities than in previous years? Every week the news highlights another disastrous Oregon truck accident, such as: One person killed in crash between two semi-trucks on Interstate 84 Driver killed after crashing his double tanker semi-truck Police say Driver was … Continued

Top 5 Mistakes That Can Hurt Your Personal Injury Claim

Posted in Insurance Companies,Motor Vehicle Accidents,UM/ UIM Insurance Coverage on December 11, 2015

Personal injury cases can be very complex and can undergo numerous phases in order to reach a conclusion including investigations, negotiations, arbitration or trial. Initially, clients who have been hurt, at no fault of their own, assume the liable party’s insurance will pay to have their property and injuries restored to pre-accident condition. This is not the case. … Continued

Changes To Oregon PIP Insurance – New Law Coming in 2016!

Posted in Insurance Companies,Oregon Personal Injury Accidents on December 4, 2015

In 2016, Oregon Personal Injury Protection (“PIP”) insurance will undergo several significant changes which will benefit Oregon drivers who are injured in serious auto or pedestrian accidents. The new law, Oregon Senate Bill 411, will take effect on January 1, 2016, and change the applicable timeframe to seek Oregon PIP insurance reimbursement and how/when economic … Continued

Changes To Your Underinsured Motorist Accident Insurance – New Oregon Law Coming 2016!

Posted in UM / UIM Motorist,UM/ UIM Insurance Coverage on December 3, 2015

Oregon Underinsured Motorist accident insurance changes happening in 2016 will significantly add more protection for Oregon drivers involved in serious auto or pedestrian accidents. The new law, Oregon Senate Bill 411, will take effect on January 1, 2016. Today’s blog will review how the new law will change the way underinsured motorist accident insurance is applied, … Continued

The Cost of an Uninsured Driver Accident

Posted in Catastrophic Personal Injury,Motor Vehicle Accidents,UM/ UIM Insurance Coverage on November 13, 2015

Driving uninsured may be riskier and have more of a finacial impact on your wallet than you realize, especially if you are involved in an uninsured driver accident. Today’s blog will review what happens to an uninsured driver if they are a) caught driving without car insurance, b) they cause a car accident, and c) a breakdown of … Continued