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Pulling Over a Common Factor in Portland Truck Accidents

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Truck Accidents on February 16, 2021

Truck accidents in Portland can happen for a variety of reasons. In many cases, reckless driving behaviors on the part of truckers are often to blame. However, considering the large size and bulk of most big rigs, situations that are sometimes beyond their control can also create risks. When mechanical…

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Taking Medications Increases the Risks of Truck Accidents In Portland

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Truck Accidents on January 19, 2021

Truck drivers have a demanding job. Spending long hours on the road, being away from their families, the rigors of operating a big rig, and loading or unloading cargo can all take a heavy toll on their health. Prescription and over the counter medications they take can help to alleviate…

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Four Reckless Truck Driving Behaviors That Increase Truck Accident Risks

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Truck Accidents on December 15, 2020

Truck drivers have a demanding job. They spend days at a time on the road, driving long hours delivering products and goods we use on a daily basis. While their job is definitely worthy of respect, it also carries certain obligations. Motorists in Portland rely on many of the same…

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Protect Yourself From Truck Accidents in Portland When Traveling Over the Thanksgiving Holiday

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Truck Accidents on November 17, 2020

Thanksgiving is right around the corner and despite ongoing concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic, many people are still making plans to travel over the long weekend. Whether you are going to spend time with out-of-town family members, using your days off for a brief vacation, or visiting some…

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Different Regulations Make Utility Truck Accidents in Portland More Likely to Happen

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

Crashes and collisions involving semi-trucks, tractor-trailers, and other big rigs tend to make headline news. They often involve multiple drivers, serious personal injuries, and road closures for hours afterwards. However, there is another type of truck accident in Portland that is even more…

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What Works and Doesn’t Work to Prevent Drowsy Driving Truck Accidents

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Truck Accidents on October 14, 2020

Truck drivers in Oregon have a difficult job and spend long hours on the road. Sleep deprivation is one of the most common problems they face and one of the most potentially dangerous, as it increases accident risks. Truck accidents in Portland endanger…

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