Free Legal Consultation with a Personal Injury Lawyer

So, how do you know if you need a personal injury attorney? Today’s blog will outline simple guidelines to help you decide, and what to expect during the initial free consultation with an attorney. If you have been involved in an accident, or injured through no fault of your own, then you may seek financial … Continued

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What Is The Best Thing To Do If Your Child is Bullied?

Bullying is abusive behavior. If your child is a victim of bullying, then it is time to get involved and take a direct approach to shutting it down. Children on both sides of bullying incidents need help, and adults must first recognize that bullying should never be ignored or considered a “normal part of growing … Continued

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New Advances in Spinal Cord Injury Treatments Offer Hope

Now, unlike ever before, new methods of treatment show promise for rehabilitating paralyzed patients with spinal cord injury. A variety of methods – some available now and others on the horizon – have people rethinking prognosis, including the probability of restoring movement and other body functions. Today I’d like to review some of the major advancements in … Continued

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Which cars reduce your chance of a fatal car accident?

Weekly headlines chronicle dozens of Oregon fatal car accidents. It seems we are constantly being reminded of the tragic impact that fatal accidents have on our lives, families and communities. But did you know that fatal car accidents in Oregon are actually on the DECLINE? In a recent study, Oregon was ranked in the top … Continued

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What is my personal injury case worth?

When I meet with a client for the first time to review details of their personal injury case, I am inevitably asked, “What is my personal injury case worth?” This is a complex question that is not easily answered. Determining the potential value of a personal injury case requires thoughtful evaluation and gathering of facts … Continued

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In the News: Scary Things Hackers Can Do to Your Car

In a report developed by Sen. Edward Markey, D-Mass., automakers were asked a series of questions surrounding vehicle technologies and safeguards against hackers. Analysis of 16 responses from car manufactureers revealed, “there is a lack of appropriate security measures to protect drivers against hackers… or those who may wish to collect and use personal driver information” according to the Markey report.

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Top 10 Safety Tips for Driving in Bad Weather

Minimizing the Risk of a Car Accident in Bad Weather Driving safely in Portland can be a challenge for even the most cautious drivers. Add heavy rain and early morning fog into an already congested driving environment, and the chance of a car crash increases substantially. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) statistics indicate that 25% of all … Continued

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Oregon Dog Attacks: Who is Liable for My Dog Bite?

Last week an extremely brutal dog attack occurred in SE Portland, leaving two women with multiple puncture and tear wounds. Local news reports confirm the two-year-old male pit bull attacked Kimberly Shay and her friend Terry after they opened the door of the downstairs apartment unit Shay rents out.

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