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Adverse Weather Increases Risk of Truck Accidents In Portland

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Truck Accidents on November 14, 2019

Winter weather tends to come abruptly to Portland, bringing freezing temperatures, heavy fog, and icy roads. In addition to increasing the likelihood of motor vehicle crashes and collisions, it makes truck accidents more likely to occur. These create hazards for everyone on the…

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Know the Risks for Truck Rollover Accidents

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

As the largest city in Oregon and with numerous major highways and interstates running throughout the area, Portland sees more than its share of crashes involving semi-trucks, 18 wheelers, and other big rigs. Due to the massive size and weight of these vehicles, truck accidents

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Portland Accident Emphasizes Need for Underride Guards on Trucks

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Truck Accidents on July 12, 2019

Tractor-trailers, 18 wheelers, and other types of large trucks create significant hazards on the road. Limited visibility and slower response times increase the risk of truck accidents while their massive size and bulk increase the risk of fatal injuries for other drivers involved….

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Driving Under the Influence and Fatigue Common Factors in Truck Accidents

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Portland, Truck Accidents on June 18, 2019

Truck drivers put in long hours. They often work around the clock and in back to back shifts to meet deadlines and the demands of their employers. As a result, they can end up running behind on sleep. To make matters worse, they may use intoxicating substances to…

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Flatbed Takes Other Vehicle With It in Portland Rollover Accident

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Car Accidents, Truck Accidents on April 15, 2019

Commercial trucks and 18-wheelers are massive machines that require special knowledge and skill to handle properly. A single mistake or a miscalculation on the part of a driver can end up resulting in serious truck accidents, which often end up involving other motorists. A recent crash in…

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