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27 Jun, 2019

What Not to Say to an Insurance Adjuster After an Accident

Posted on behalf of RizkLaw in Auto Accident

This may sound extreme, but one poorly-worded, unclear statement from you to an insurance adjuster after a car accident can seriously hurt your chances of recovering fair compensation. Insurance adjusters are ready to pounce on anything they can use to…

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25 Jun, 2019

Pursuing Compensation When You Were a Passenger in an Auto Accident

Posted on behalf of RizkLaw in Auto Accident

The time after an auto accident is confusing enough for the drivers of both vehicles. When there are passengers involved, they often are uncertain about how to deal with their damages and how to get their hands on financial compensation through an insurance…

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21 Jun, 2019

Senate Defeats Bill to Remove Pain and Suffering Damage Cap by 1 Vote

Posted on behalf of RizkLaw in Legal News

On June 4th, the Oregon Senate voted against a bill that would have eliminated the state’s $500,000 cap on compensation for pain and suffering damages suffered by personal injury victims. Backers of the bill do not have much hope it will be revived before…

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17 Jun, 2019

Many Marijuana/Alcohol Tour Buses You See Are Ignoring Portland Laws

Posted on behalf of RizkLaw in Consumer Alerts

It has been nearly seven years since an 11-year-old girl died in downtown Portland while riding on a party bus to a quinceanera. The girl fell out of one of the bus’s windows and was fatally injured. The company that was operating the bus did not have…

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11 Jun, 2019

Oregon State Penitentiary Sees Ninth Inmate Death of the Year

Posted on behalf of RizkLaw in Legal News

The cause of death of an inmate of the Oregon State Penitentiary is still being determined, according to a statement from Oregon’s Department of Corrections. This is at least the ninth inmate death of 2019. Inmate deaths at this facility have increased…

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06 Jun, 2019

What Insurance Companies Do to Avoid Paying Fair Compensation

Posted on behalf of RizkLaw in Insurance Issues

Do not be fooled by clever commercials and advertising slogans; insurance companies are definitely not out for your best interests. Unfortunately, accident victims may not know this or may believe their experience with the insurance company will be different. This…

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30 May, 2019

Possible Loopholes in Drug Testing Rules for Commercial Truck Drivers

Posted on behalf of RizkLaw in Auto Accident

Operating a commercial truck under the influence of drugs or alcohol is extremely dangerous. If a crash occurs under these circumstances, there is a much greater risk of it resulting in serious or even fatal injury. This is why the commercial trucking…

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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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