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  • Getting Compensation for Hit and Run Injuries (Even When The Driver Isn't Found)

    Hit and run crashes can be the most stressful type of car accident because the at-fault driver should have to pay for damages - but if they are never found, the injury victims may have to pay expenses themselves! Which is obviously not fair, but unfortunately happens more often t...

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  • 4 Steps: What to Do If You Are in a "Phantom Vehicle" Accident

    A Phantom vehicle is one that causes you to crash but never actually hits you. These can be hard to prove, especially since the person who caused you to crash often doesn't realize what has happened and does not stay on the scene. Here are 4 steps to dealing with this type of accident.

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  • Guide to Renting a Car After an Auto Crash

    If you have rental car coverage on your own policy, good for you! It's not common, but it's a good idea. This guide is for those who have been in an accident, do not have that on their own policy, and need to pay for a rental because of car damage incurred during an accident.

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  • Do I Have Time to File an Oregon Personal Injury Case?

    Shulman DuBois LLC1553 Southeast Tolman Street, Portland, OR 97202(503) 222-4411 http://www.portlandpersonalinjuryaccidentlawyer.comStatutes of limitations are a dangerous topic for lawyers. That's the topic that lawyers end up getting sued over more than any other issue. In fact...

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  • Dealing with Auto Insurance Companies for Oregon Injury Cases

    I want to tell you another story about a case I had recently. The young woman was driving down Southeast 82nd here in Portland. She had a green light. There were cars in front of her that had already gone through the green light, and out of nowhere, somebody runs the red light go...

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  • How Long Will My Oregon Personal Injury Case Take to Settle?

    When you first come in, the first step is to fill out a bunch of forms and answering a bunch of questions. And you'll ask us a bunch of questions too which we will answer for you. Then we start the ball moving. First, we send letters to insurance companies. We send a letter to yo...

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  • Researching Liability in Oregon Truck Accident Claims

    Truck accident claims are ore complicated than auto accident claims because trucks are bigger (and therefore injuries and collisions are often more serious) and also because truck drivers and trucking companies have a greater duty to the safety of others.

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  • Do I Need a Personal Injury Lawyer

    This is a quick, easy guide to determining if you should talk to a personal injury lawyer. Remember, every single case is different, so this isn't legal advice. This is just a good list of questions to ask yourself to help determine if you think you should hire an attorney. Is ...

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  • 3rd Party Liability for At Work Injuries

    Most of the time, if you are injured at work, your workers' compensation insurance will cover the medical bills and damages. Workers' compensation is actually a separate area of law from personal injury, and the laws regarding compensation after being hurt are different as well. ...

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  • Tips to Avoid Lead Poisoning at Home

    A lot of personal injury lawyers are currently taking lead poisoning cases because of the injuries that lead can cause, especially to children. But I want to address some of the ways to PREVENT lead poisoning, some facts you should know about keeping your house lead free adn you...

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