Each and every day, drivers become tangled in traffic accidents on Oregon roadways. Amid the large number of accidents that occur every year, readers may lose sight of how deeply affected the individual victims of car accidents can be. The victims can face serious medical problems and subsequent financial issues, which may necessitate them to seek compensation.
Soon voters here in Oregon will go to the polls. In addition to voting for public officials, voters will consider the question of marijuana legalization. This blog has reported on this issue in the post. As we have previously suggested, even though the state may choose to legalize the drug, the federal law still considers it an illegal drug.
All around the country, including here in Portland, far too many people are seriously injured as the result of a car accident. While many people think of car accidents involving two or more privately-owned passenger cars, commercial vehicle accidents are equally concerning.
In Oregon, motorcyclists get a bad rap as being reckless drivers or even dangerous people. Many people assume when they see motorcycle accidents that they were the fault of some devil-may-care biker. This is not always the case. In fact, motorcyclists are some of the most vulnerable drivers on the road.