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16 May, 2019

Do Hands-Free Electronics Raise or Lower the Risk of a Car Crash?

Posted on behalf of RizkLaw in Auto Accident

There has been a lot of concern in recent years over distracted driving, as so many people have cellphones and distracted driving crashes have increased. These accidents have helped popularize hands-free apps for smartphones and car navigation systems…

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09 May, 2019

Appeals Court Says Insurance Adjusters Can be Liable for Bad Faith

Posted on behalf of RizkLaw in Insurance Issues

Washington State law says individual insurance adjusters cannot be held liable for bad faith or other violations of the Consumer Protection Act (CPA). However, last year’s Court of Appeals ruling in Keodalah v. Allstate Ins. Co. is in direct conflict…

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30 Apr, 2019

Compassion SW Having Free Medical, Dental Clinic on May 18

Posted on behalf of RizkLaw in Medical Issues

Compassion Southwest (SW) is collaborating with the churches of Southwest Portland to offer free medical and dental services as part of a one-day health clinic at Wilson High School next month. The clinic takes place on Saturday, May 18 from 8:00 a.m.…

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25 Apr, 2019

Portland Set to Launch Full-Year Electric Scooter Pilot Program Soon

Posted on behalf of RizkLaw in Personal Injury

You probably saw electric scooters on Portland streets last summer, as the Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) had a short-term pilot program to get input from residents. However, you should prepare yourself to see a lot more e-scooters over the…

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25 Apr, 2019

Quick Bicycle Maintenance that Can Prevent a Crash

Posted on behalf of RizkLaw in Auto Accident

Riding a bicycle can be dangerous, particularly in heavy traffic and during certain times when drivers are in a rush. For these reasons, riders need to be cautious, obey the rules of the road and take practical steps to keep themselves out of potentially…

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17 Apr, 2019

Can I Still Recover Compensation for a Preexisting Back Injury?

Posted on behalf of RizkLaw in Personal Injury

There are many things personal injury victims do not know about the legal process. For example, injury victims who have a preexisting illness, like a back injury, may think there is no point in filing an insurance claim or contacting a lawyer. They may…

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08 Apr, 2019

Mother Searching for Answers about 9-Month-Old Son’s Death at Daycare

Posted on behalf of RizkLaw in Firm News

On August 24, 2018, 9-month-old William Cannon died in his parent’s arms at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU), just two days after he was found unresponsive at a state-licensed daycare center. It has been about eight months since this tragedy,…

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28 Mar, 2019

Tricks Truck Companies Use to Avoid Paying Compensation

Posted on behalf of RizkLaw in Auto Accident

The hours and days after a truck accident are a confusing time for victims. They are in pain, they need medical treatment, they probably cannot work and may be trying to figure out how to pursue compensation for their damages. Trucking companies know…

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