Car Accidents and Wrongful Death Claims: A Brief Guide

Posted in Wrongful Death on December 10, 2017

Most of us drive or ride in a passenger vehicle on a daily basis without a second thought, but the reality is that getting into an automobile can be extremely dangerous. Unfortunately, even those who engage in safe driving behaviors may be put at risk when others on the road choose to drink, text, or … Continued

Attorney Answers: Top 8 questions regarding a wrongful death lawsuit

Posted in Wrongful Death on October 5, 2016

Wrongful Death Lawsuit Answers An Interview With Portland Accident Attorney, Travis Mayor The Portland wrongful death cases below are real and demonstrate how quickly lives are lost and families are changed forever. A wrongful death lawsuit can be filed if someone’s death is thought to be the fault of another person, business, or public organization, … 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,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

Which cars reduce your chance of a fatal car accident?

Posted in Catastrophic Personal Injury,Motor Vehicle Accidents,Oregon Personal Injury Accidents,Wrongful Death on March 31, 2015

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

What is my personal injury case worth?

Posted in Insurance Companies,Motor Vehicle Accidents,Oregon Personal Injury Accidents,Small Value/ Cases Under $10,000,Wrongful Death on March 16, 2015

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

Oregon Attorney Travis Mayor of Mayor Law, LLC Obtains Settlement From City of Seaside for Wrongful Death Drowning Suit

Posted in ML In The News,Motor Vehicle Accidents,Wrongful Death on June 2, 2014

Seaside, OR May 13, 2014 – In April 2011, according to the lawsuit filed with the Clatsop County Circuit Court (Case No. 13-2240), Robert Weston MacNeil and Karen Irene Stevens, of Vancouver, Wash., drowned after mistakenly driving their vehicle into the Necanicum River at the Quatat Park boat ramp. The boat ramp was an unmarked, unobstructed … Continued

Pedestrian Accident Victim – Reduce Your Risk

Posted in Catastrophic Personal Injury,Motor Vehicle Accidents,Pedestrian Accidents,Wrongful Death on April 23, 2014

Pedestrian Accidents Continue to Surge in Oregon – Learn How To Reduce Your Risk of Becoming a Pedestrian Accident Victim. Oregon pedestrian accidents have increased by 51% in the last five years according to the Oregon Department of Transportation’s 2012 Oregon Traffic Crash Summary. The alarming truth is pedestrian accidents result in more fatalities than … Continued