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Jackknife Crashes One of the Most Common Types of Truck Accidents In Portland

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Jackknife Accidents, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Truck Accidents on September 17, 2021

Truck accidents in Portland are an unfortunately common occurrence.  While the massive size and weight of most big rigs provide some protection for the truck driver, it is other motorists who typically suffer the greatest harm when a crash or collision happens. Jackknife accidents are…

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Four Common Types of Truck Accidents In Portland, OR

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in Car Accidents, Truck Accidents on August 23, 2021

Truck accidents in Portland are unfortunately common and it is other motorists involved who generally suffer the most serious harm. Our Portland, Oregon personal injury attorneys represent victims and their families in these cases, helping them get the compensation they are entitled to…

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Drowsy Driving and Driving Impaired Have Similar Effects and Increase Truck Accident Injuries In Portland

On behalf of The Johnston Law Firm, P.C. posted in DUI, Personal Injury, Truck Accidents on June 16, 2021

Truck drivers have an undeniably demanding job. Their delivery schedules and the long hours they put in on the road cause many to go without adequate sleep. Unfortunately, this makes drowsy driving more likely to happen and it mimics the same types of effects as driving impaired. Find out more…

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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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