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The Dangers of Walking While Impaired in Portland

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Crosswalk Injury, Pedestrian Accidents, Personal Injury on October 15, 2021

Most of us are aware of the risks regarding drunk driving and how it puts you and others on the road at risk. After a night out drinking, walking home may seem like a safer option. However, being under the influence increases the likelihood of The Dangers of Walking While Impaired in Portland

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Preventing Personal Injuries at Fall Events in Portland

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Negligence, Pedestrian Accidents, Personal Injury, Portland on September 24, 2021

Fall is a favorite time of year. In Portland, the season brings a variety of fun local events for people of all ages and interests. It also brings some potential hazards. Between crowds, increasingly wet weather, and earlier sunsets, it is important to take precautions to prevent personal…

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Punitive Damages: Holding Those At-Fault Accountable For Particularly Reckless Behavior in a Portland Car Accident Claim

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Car Accidents, Personal Injury on September 3, 2021

Mistakes and errors on the part of other drivers are a leading cause of car accidents in Portland. In some cases, they may be guilty of extreme recklessness, willfully taking actions that obviously endanger the lives of each other. In this situation, they…

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Drag Racing Events In Portland Increase Personal Injury Risks and Spark Public Outcry Among Residents and Businesses

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Aggressive Driving, Bicycle Accidents, Car Accidents, Pedestrian Accidents, Personal Injury on August 30, 2021

Portland has long had a problem with drag racing and it is a major safety concern for residents as well as local businesses. Blocking off streets and bridges causes major hassles for those traveling to and from the city while dangerous maneuvers and high rates of speed among…

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Recent Car Accident In Portland Reflects National Trends on Aggressive Driving

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Aggressive Driving, Car Accidents, Personal Injury on August 2, 2021

While COVID-19 restrictions have eased and people are largely resuming their usual activities, post-pandemic frustration continues to run high. One place it is particularly apparent is on the road. A recent car accident in our area, which police are referring to as an…

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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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