How to Prove Fault in an Oregon Accident

Drivers on the road owe each other a duty of care, as well as a duty of care to pedestrians. Driving requires an understanding between all parties that you are driving with full safety consideration and responsibility, and are following the rules of the road. This duty of care doesn’t only extend to drivers and […]

Reasons Car Accidents Rise During the Summer

Summertime brings more gatherings and people getting outside. People are going on vacation, traveling more, and doing a slew of other things that have them on the road. Unfortunately, more people on the road also means more negligent behavior that results in car accidents and injuries. Summer Break Summer break means that students are not […]

Getting Help After a Car Accident

Every attorney who has worked traffic collision cases has heard the dismissive explanation “it was an accident — I don’t know what I want to do.” It’s the well-meaning victim embarrassed to ask a lawyer to push for justice for what others might inaccurately deem an innocent mistake. This isn’t uncommon. Many of us have […]

Are You Liable for a Bad Weather Auto Accident

Bad weather and inclement driving conditions account for many auto accidents every year here in Oregon. With heavy snowstorms, icy roads, and poor visibility, even the best drivers can get into accidents due to bad winter roads. In fact, it is not uncommon to hear of accidents in Oregon resulting from inclement weather conditions.No matter […]

New Year Resolutions for a Safer Year

At the start of every new year, we often make all sorts of resolutions to help us create a plan for self-improvement and growth. This year consider including improvements to your personal safety as a part of your new year resolutions. With a few small changes to your routine, you can make this your safest, […]

Whom Should You Sue After a Car Accident – the Other Driver or Their Insurance

When you have been injured or sustain significant damage to your automobile in an accident, you may be entitled to significant compensation. Most drivers don’t know if they should simply file a claim with the insurance company and hope for the best, if they should sue the other driver, or if they should sue the […]

Cautious Winter Driving

It is crucial to exercise extra care when driving during the winter months in Medford, Oregon. Consider eliminating all distractions so that you and your passengers are as safe as possible.  Also, designate an emergency contact that knows your travel plans if you go to remote areas that have no cellular service. Limit all distractions. […]

3 Highway Habits That Help You Live Longer

Oregon is a vast and beautiful state with several major highways that remain busy. Though obeying traffic laws and rules of the road is the best way to avoid accidents, and their subsequent heartache and legal battles, other simple daily habits increase your chances of safety on the road. Here are three small changes to […]

5 Key Reasons to Hire a Personal Injury Attorney After a Car Accident

After an accident, many victims find themselves feeling overwhelmed by the trauma of their injuries, as well as everything that must be done to receive the compensation they deserve. In these circumstances, a personal injury attorney can help guide you through the process of recovering from all the damages you sustained. Even though there are […]

Don’t Wait to Act After Your Car Accident

A car accident, or more accurately a car crash, is not something you generally plan for.  By intention, it is an event that you hope to avoid.  Certainly, there are steps you can take to mitigate the stress that immediately follows a car crash.  You make sure to have your insurance information readily available in […]