Personal Injury Law Blog

Personal Injury Settlements for Minors: What You Need to Know

Accidents happen every day. However, when a minor or young child is involved – or even worse, hurt – a lot of legal questions arise. In case of a settlement payout, parents or caretakers are faced with having to make a lot of decisions. We’ll guide you.
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Pedestrian Hit by a Car in a Crosswalk? Know the Rules

Crosswalk laws can often be confusing in Oregon – particularly when faced with out-of-state pedestrians and drivers, not aware of the local rules. And maybe counter-intuitively, drivers are not always at fault in crosswalk accidents. So here are a few really important things to know about Oregon pedestrian crosswalk laws.
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How Does Personal Injury Protection (PIP) Insurance Work in Oregon?

So you’ve been in a car accident. No matter the impact of your injuries, you’re likely faced with medical bills, have missed work, and owe your babysitter for childcare while you were 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…
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Rules of the Road for Bicycles in Oregon

With its ever-changing scenery and (largely) unpopulated roads, Oregon is a joy to experience from the saddle of a bicycle. But if you ride a lot or in dense city traffic, you also know how vulnerable you are. Here’s are the rules and laws you should be aware of if you frequently ride a bicycle in Oregon.
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