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Car Accident with No Insurance in Oregon

There are many drivers in Oregon who don’t have car insurance. Here’s what you need to know if you’re involved in an accident and the other driver didn’t have insurance coverage. Oregon is a “Fault” Car Accident State Like most states, Oregon is a “fault” car accident state. This means that whoever is found to…

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…

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What is a Settlement Package?

You will want to recoup your losses from the at-fault insurance company after sustaining an injury or damage to your property. This can be done by sending them a settlement package. A settlement package is as a collection of pertinent documentary evidence relating to your injury, typically accompanied by a letter outlining the injuries and…

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…

What is an Injury Claim?

What is an Injury Claim An injury claim is a legal route for an injured plaintiff to receive compensation for someone else’s negligent or intentional acts. The most common personal injury case are car accident cases, where one party is injured because another party was not respecting the rules of the road. Less common are…