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Dangers of Auto Accidents: Lake Oswego Accident Lawyer

Every day, drivers and passengers are at risk of being in an auto accident. Even the “best” drivers are not exempt from the dangers of a collision. It can be a frightening situation to face a car accident in Oregon. Our auto accident lawyer Lake Oswego, OR can help provide clarity in what to do…

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What is a Settlement Package?

If you’ve face injury due to someone else’s negligence or wrongdoing, you have the right to pursue compensation. Finding a settlement for fair compensation is not always an easy task. Unfortunately, insurance providers have resources available that can make the litigation process seem intimidating and even impossible. However, compensation is entitled in injury cases and…

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Car Accident with No Insurance in Oregon

If you have suffered an injury in a Portland car accident, the stress of your injuries could be challenging enough. However, when an uninsured driver causes those injuries, you must face additional questions that could impact your recovery. Questions can range from, who will pay for your medical bills? What if you miss work? Thankfully…

Is Oregon a No Fault State for Car Accidents?

In Oregon, the driver that caused the accident is liable for repairs, medical costs, and all other damages that result from the accident. Oregon is an at-fault state. What Happens if I Get in a Car Accident in Oregon? If you have been in an accident caused by someone else’s fault, it is important not…

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Oregon Auto Insurance Claim Laws

Oregon is a “Fault” State In Oregon the at-fault insurance company will cover pain and suffering, loss of wages, vehicular damage, medical bills, counseling and more. You Must Report An Accident Within 72 Hours The first step you must take after being involved in an accident is to report it. You’ll need to notify the…

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DUI Personal Injury Settlements

Insurance companies know that the courts look very harshly on driving under the influence, which increases the chance that either the driver’s insurance company or lawyers will attempt to settle out of court. Insurance companies will also do their best to whittle this settlement amount down to the lowest figure they can manage to save…

Drunk Driver Totaled My Car

An accident involving a drunk driver that leaves your car totaled is devastating. Not only are your health and wellness affected by the accident, but your livelihood as well. We depend on our vehicles to get to important places like school and our job. Because of this, being faced with the cost and time of…

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Pain and Suffering Hit By Drunk Driver

Any car accident is a stressful and nerve-wracking experience, but being hit by a drunk driver often brings another level of frustration, struggle, and pain and suffering. Not many judges or juries will have sympathy for a drunk driver. What is Pain and Suffering? In addition to damages owed for medical expenses related to car…

What is a Demand Letter Personal Injury

Many people think that a lawsuit is needed in personal injury cases, but there are less drastic steps that should be taken first to attempt to avoid the time and money involved in litigation. A demand letter outlining your injuries and losses is typically the first step in settlement outside of court. Definition of a…

Statute of Limitations for Car Accidents

Car accidents can be incredibly traumatic experiences. Recovery after an accident can be a long process, and physical healing is just one consideration. Injuries caused by car accidents are covered by a statute of limitations. This means that if you postpone legal action for too long, you may lose your claim. Car accident statutes of…