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Portland Pedalpalooza: How To Prevent Bicycle Accident Injuries At This Year’s Event

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Bicycle Accidents, Personal Injury on May 24, 2021

In June, Portland Pedalpalooza kicks off for the summer, featuring a full schedule of bicycling events that run through August. This provides the opportunity for bicyclists to take in some great rides and make new friends, but it also poses risks. Bicycle accidents in Portland remain a major problem…

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As Daylight Savings Time Ends, Take Steps to Reduce Your Risk of Bicycle Accidents

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Bicycle Accidents on October 23, 2020

Daylight savings time has generated a lot of controversy and confusion for Portland residents. While the state has passed legislation mandating daylight savings time year round, residents will still need to ‘fall back’ once more on November first. This means it will be getting dark shortly after 5:00…

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Five Simple Rules For Motorists That Help Prevent Bicycle Accidents In Portland

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Bicycle Accidents on October 12, 2020

Preventing bicycle accidents in Portland is an ongoing concern. While bicyclists and city officials both bear some responsibility in preventing accidents and injuries, the bulk falls on drivers. General recklessness and dangerous driving behaviors are among the leading causes of bicycle accident injuries….

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10 Ways to Protect Yourself Against Bicycle Accidents

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Bicycle Accidents on August 13, 2020

Riding a bike is an inexpensive way to get around Portland. Whether you are commuting to work or school, running errands, or visiting local destinations throughout the city, it saves you from having to pay for gas and parking, as well as the costs associated with maintaining a…

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Biking Portland’s Protests

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Bicycle Accidents on July 27, 2020

For more than two months now, downtown Portland has been the site of daily protests. Local bicycle groups have mobilized, lending their numbers to the thousands of others at the scene. While riding is an effective way to protest and provides some additional safety benefits, it is important…

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As Bike Riding Surges Due to Pandemic, Be Aware of Bicycle Accident Risks

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Bicycle Accidents on July 13, 2020

Bicycle riding has always been a popular hobby in Portland and many people rely on it as a primary means of transportation. With ongoing concern over the COVID-19 pandemic, those who previously relied on carpooling, buses, trains, or other forms of transit are now using bicycles as a…

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