On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Bicycle Accidents, Pedestrian Accidents on January 5, 2016
Bicycle enthusiasts abound in Portland, and for good reason. The environmental impact of riding a bike is low while the physical and emotional benefits are high, and the Portland area offers an abundance of bike trails and paths that make traveling on two wheels safe, fast, and convenient….
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On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Bicycle Accidents on June 26, 2015
The need for cyclists to wear bicycle helmets is a hotly debated issue, and it’s not just a matter of personal preference. Helmet laws have been repeatedly proposed, both in Portland and around the country. While Portland, like many areas, does have helmet laws requiring children under the age of…
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On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Bicycle Accidents on June 18, 2015
For bicycling enthusiasts in Portland, sooner or later you will encounter inclement weather conditions. If you enjoy riding for pleasure or fitness, less than ideal weather conditions don’t need to keep you off the roads.
If you depend upon your bike for transportation to work or school, riding in bad weather…
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On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Bicycle Accidents on May 28, 2015
Portland is a one of the best places in the country for bicycling enthusiasts. With over 300 miles of bike walkways and special events geared specifically towards bike riders almost every weekend, we’ve earned the title of Bike City, USA. There’s no better way to get fit and be healthy…
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On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Bicycle Accidents on April 13, 2015
Portland is home to more bicycle enthusiasts than anywhere in the country. Whether by renting a bike, taking a guided bike tour of the city, venturing out solo on bike routes in neighborhoods throughout the area, or commuting to work, more and more people take to…
Continue reading Bicycle vs. Airplane Safety in Portland
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