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Older Adults Need to Take Extra Precautions to Prevent Slips and Falls

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Personal Injury on February 21, 2020

Portland is rainy and wet this time of year. This can make for slippery conditions on buses, sidewalks, and in local stores. When you add in narrow walkways, uneven terrain, and the potential for crowds, it increases the risks for slip and fall accidents. These can result in…

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Four Common Causes Of Personal Injuries In Vancouver

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Personal Injury on February 20, 2020

Accidents in Vancouver happen in a variety of ways. Generally, due to the reckless actions of others involved, they can result in serious, potentially disabling, and even life-threatening personal injuries. In these cases, you are entitled to compensation through an insurance claim or…

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Weather Continues to Increase Risk of Truck Accidents In Portland

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Truck Accidents on February 19, 2020

Winter weather wreaked havoc on local roads throughout the first month of 2020, creating dangerous conditions for drivers. Spring may be right around the corner, but freezing rain, dense fog, and even a few snow flurries remain on the forecast. All of these increase accident risks, particularly for…

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Five Factors That May Increase Odds of Fatal Teen Car Accidents In Portland

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Car Accidents, Personal Injury on February 14, 2020

Getting a driver’s license is a rite of passage for every teen. While it provides them with a greater sense of independence, worrying about their safety causes their parents to lose sleep. Teen car accidents are an unfortunately common occurrence. In addition to…

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Four Common Ways Bicycle Accidents in Portland Happen

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Bicycle Accidents on February 11, 2020

People in Portland bike in large numbers, both for exercise and as a part of their daily commute. Furthermore, group rides and special events are planned on a regular basis. Unfortunately, with such a large amount of bicycle traffic, there is also a high rate of

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How Trucking Companies Put You at Risk

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Truck Accidents on February 7, 2020

Due to the large size of most semi-trucks, tractor-trailers, and other big rigs, truck accidents in Portland have the potential to be major catastrophic events. Crashes often involve other motorists and can trigger multi-vehicle pile-ups. They can also impact the local community due…

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