So you’ve been in a car accident. You’ve escaped the carnage with only minor injuries and a twisted metal heap that used to be your car. No matter the impact of your injuries however, you’re now faced with a mountain of medical bills, have missed 3 weeks of work, and owe your babysitter a mint for taking care of Kenny while you were recovering in the hospital.
You’re in luck however: there is this thing called Personal Injury Protection Insurance – or PIP. And whether you knew it or not – you’ve already paid for it, and will be able to reap the benefits. How does it work here in Oregon? Let me explain.