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Biden Nixes ‘Surprise’ Medical Billing Practices, a Common Problem In Portland Personal Injury Claims

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Personal Injury on July 28, 2021

When any type of accident results in personal injuries in Portland, it is important to seek medical care immediately. Potentially life-threatening conditions can have symptoms that appear subtle at first. Visiting the local hospital emergency room is the safest bet. Unfortunately, it can also leave you facing heavy medical…

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Four Common Problems That Make Box Truck Accidents More Likely To Happen

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Box Truck Accidents, Pedestrian Accidents, Truck Accidents on July 21, 2021

With the number of major freeways and interstates in and around our area, truck accidents in Portland are a serious concern. In addition to the risks posed by tractor-trailers and other big rigs, crashes and collisions involving box trucks are increasingly common. As…

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New Study Shows Lower-Income Neighborhoods Most At Risk For Pedestrian Accident Deaths

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Pedestrian Accidents, Personal Injury, Portland on July 14, 2021

Pedestrian accidents continue to be a major concern in Portland. A new study shows that people in lower-income neighborhoods are among those most at risk. For victims in these cases, getting the compensation they and their families need is a top priority.

Pedestrian Accidents Disproportionately Impact Lower-Income Neighborhoods

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Multi-Vehicle Car Accidents In Portland Create Major Risks for Drivers

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Car Accidents, Multi-Vehicle Car Accidents, Truck Accidents on July 7, 2021

Highways and local streets throughout our area are frequently congested with traffic during the summer months. As tourists flock to our area, they share already busy roads with locals commuting to work, running important errands, or enjoying time off over weekends. Unfortunately, this not only increases the risk of

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Preventing Personal Injuries Over Fourth of July In Portland

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Pedestrian Accidents, Personal Injury on June 23, 2021

The Fourth of July weekend is right around the corner and the city is still hosting a wide variety of events designed to attract people of all ages. Whether you choose to go out or have your own celebrations at home, it is important to make safety a priority. The…

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Drowsy Driving and Driving Impaired Have Similar Effects and Increase Truck Accident Injuries In Portland

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in DUI, Personal Injury, Truck Accidents on June 16, 2021

Truck drivers have an undeniably demanding job. Their delivery schedules and the long hours they put in on the road cause many to go without adequate sleep. Unfortunately, this makes drowsy driving more likely to happen and it mimics the same types of effects as driving impaired. Find out more…

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