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Vision Zero Sees Success in Other Countries, Despite Problems in Portland

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Pedestrian Accidents on January 8, 2020

Pedestrian accidents are a common problem in Portland and in cities around the world. In an effort to address the issue and stop the upward trend of traffic violence, the Vision Zero plan was created. It includes a strategy that addresses underlying causes contributing to…

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Dos and Don’ts To Prevent Pedestrian Injuries When Walking at Night

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Pedestrian Accidents on December 6, 2019

The high rate of pedestrian accidents and injuries in Portland over the course of 2019 have public safety officials concerned. Efforts among law enforcement at apprehending reckless drivers and Infrastructure improvements, such as more sidewalks and traffic signals, are important but have failed…

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Pedestrian Accidents in Vancouver: Know Your Risks

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Pedestrian Accidents on November 21, 2019

Increases in traffic congestion and the costs associated with operating a motor vehicle have prompted cities throughout Oregon and Washington State to become more ‘walkable’. Infrastructure improvements have worked to make certain neighborhoods in Vancouver more pedestrian-friendly.  However, there are still plenty of dangerous locations throughout the city…

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Fewer Daylight Hours Results in Greater Risks for Pedestrian Accidents in Portland 

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Pedestrian Accidents, Personal Injury, Portland on November 7, 2019

After setting our clocks back to end daylight savings time, darkness falls in Portland as early as 5:00 p.m.  At this hour, many people are still coming home from work or school while others are headed out to dinner, running errands, or engaging in their favorite hobbies and…

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Pedestrian Safety Tips for Back to School

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Pedestrian Accidents on August 15, 2019

With Portland parents busy getting their children ready for another school year, it is the ideal time to review some basic safety precautions to help ensure they get to and from classes safely. Pedestrian accidents and injuries are at a high this year…

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Teen Drivers Increase Risk of Pedestrian Injuries Over Summer Months

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Pedestrian Accidents on June 10, 2019

The summer months are typically a busy time of the year when it comes to serious and potentially life threatening pedestrian accidents. One of the factors that make the season so dangerous is the number of teenage drivers on the road. Their general…

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