How to Protect Yourself from A Semi-Truck Accident

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 crashes, breakdowns, accidents, 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 … 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

UM/UIM Motorist Coverage: Is it Necessary?

Posted in Motor Vehicle Accidents on November 2, 2015

If you have been involved in a car accident, your Uninsured or Underinsured Motorist (UI/UIM) insurance may be the best investment you have ever made! Why? In the U.S., you share the road with 30 million UNINSURED drivers, not to mention the tens of millions more that drive with only state-mandated minimum coverages. To protect yourself and … Continued

A Courtesy “Wave” : Should A Well-Intentioned Driver Be Held Liable For Injuries?

Posted in Bicycle Accidents,Catastrophic Personal Injury,In the News on September 1, 2015

Should a well-intentioned driver who provides an, “all clear” wave to another driver, resulting in serious injury to other people on the road be held liable? This is the question a Multnomah County jury could face if the recent lawsuit filed by Portland bicyclist Cynthia Lewellen goes to trial. Oregonlive.com repots that Lewellen, an avid cyclist, is suing two … Continued

Travis Mayor Named Rising Star by Oregon Super Lawyers

Posted in Mayor Law News,Oregon Personal Injury Accidents on July 14, 2015

Attorney Travis Mayor has been recognized as a 2015 Oregon Rising Star for plaintiffs’ personal injury by the well-known Super Lawyers publication. Super Lawyers is an independent rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Attorneys are selected through a multi-phased process including independent research, peer … Continued