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Latest Portland Pedestrian Accident Illustrates Crosswalk Dangers

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, LLC posted in Pedestrian Accidents on May 8, 2019

Crosswalks are intended to be a haven for pedestrians on busy streets and intersections throughout Portland. Unfortunately, they can be tragically ineffective when reckless drivers go too fast and refuse to yield the right of way. Amidst a devastating string of pedestrian accidents

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Visibility a Major Factor in Pedestrian Accidents

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, LLC posted in Crosswalk Injury, Pedestrian Accidents, Personal Injury on April 10, 2019

Pedestrian accidents continue to plague the Portland area and also are increasing in number in major cities throughout the country as well. Many of us appreciate the advantages of walking either as a hobby, as a means of staying physically fit, or as an inexpensive and environmentally…

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Pedestrian Accident Deaths Continue to Plague Portland

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, LLC posted in Pedestrian Accidents on March 13, 2019

In pedestrian accidents involving motor vehicles, serious and potentially life threatening injuries often occur. While reckless driving behaviors such as speeding, driving distracted, or being under the influence are often to blame, a lack of proper safety precautions plays a significant contributing role….

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PedPDX Program Aims to Increase Pedestrian Safety

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, LLC posted in Car Accidents, Crosswalk Injury, Pedestrian Accidents, Personal Injury, Portland, Wrongful Death on February 7, 2019

Pedestrian accidents continue to occur on a regular basis in Portland, leaving the victims involved in these incidents with serious and often life threatening injuries. In an effort to prevent these accidents and to make the…

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Portland Truck Accidents Provide Lessons for All Drivers

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, LLC posted in Car Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Pedestrian Accidents, Truck Accidents on January 11, 2019

Crashes and collisions involving tractor trailers, 18-wheelers, and other big rigs occur with unfortunate regularity in Portland. Due to the large size and bulk of these vehicles, truck accidents have the potential to impact other motorists on the road. Two recent truck accidents…

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Reduce Your Risks of Pedestrian Accidents in Portland This Winter

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, LLC posted in Pedestrian Accidents on January 9, 2019

Portland has a large and enthusiastic community of people who enjoy walking for pleasure and as a primary means of transportation. Whether traveling on foot provides a way for you to get to and from work or school, to run errands, or provides you with fun and exercise,…

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