June, 2014

June 30, 2014

Truckers and other commercial drivers are now banned from using handheld cellphones and other mobile devices as they drive. This ban, which was officially put in place at the end of March 2014, was initiated by regulators at the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) to try to get truckers…
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June 25, 2014

While birth injuries are always tragic events, they can be far more heartbreaking when families realize that their newborn’s injuries could have been prevented if not for the negligence of a doctor or another medical professional. The preventable nature of birth injuries may be just as distressful and unsettling as…
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June 18, 2014

Motor vehicle accidents can leave you injured, frustrated and stressed out, especially if you were obeying the law and driving carefully when you were hit by a negligent or reckless driver. In the aftermath of these accidents, you may have questions about your rights, what type of compensation you are…
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June 16, 2014

General Motors (GM) has issued another massive recall due to faulty ignition switches that can seriously interfere with the safe functioning of vehicles, potentially causing drivers to lose control over their vehicles and get into motor vehicle accidents. Announced June 16, this latest GM recall will reportedly affect 3.36 million…
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June 9, 2014

While we always want to be able to count on the fact that the medical professionals who treat us are experienced, adept and able to provide us with quality care, this trust is never more important than when surgery and anesthesia is involved. Although the surgery itself may be people’s…
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June 6, 2014

The steep, curvy, highly trafficked ramp that connects the northbound Interstate 5 to Oregon 217 has been the site of many motor vehicle accidents within the past few months, leading some to question whether the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) may have cut corners in constructing this junction. In fact,…
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June 4, 2014

A 51-year-old woman was fatally injured after being hit by a commercial semi-truck when she reportedly ran into traffic on the Interstate-5 yesterday, the Oregon State Police have reported. According to investigators who are still looking into this fatal truck accident, the woman, who was from Roseburg, had ran into…
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