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14 Jan, 2021

Multiple Truck Crashes Along I-84 Block Traffic for Hours

Posted on behalf of RizkLaw in Auto Accident

Multiple truck crashes happened Tuesday on interstate 84 in eastern Oregon, closing down traffic in both directions for more than four hours. In all, the incidents affected approximately 100 miles of the snowy and icy freeway. One collision, which happened…

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13 Jan, 2021

Unsafe Parking at Winter Recreation Areas Raising Concerns

Posted on behalf of RizkLaw in Auto Accident

There is increased concern about parking and safety for snow recreation enthusiasts in Oregon this winter. As designated parking areas fill to capacity, visitors have been parking their vehicles in dangerous areas, including along the roadside. Rizk…

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07 Jan, 2021

Liability if a Commercial Truck Tire Blowout Caused My Car Crash

Posted on behalf of RizkLaw in Auto Accident

When a semi-truck, 18-wheeler or other commercial motor vehicle (CMV) has a tire blowout, the results can be serious or life threatening. If you get injured in a crash with a commercial truck that was caused by a tire blowout, how can you determine who…

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05 Jan, 2021

Federal Pilot Program Considers Opening Long-Distance Trucking to 18-Year-Olds

Posted on behalf of RizkLaw in Auto Accident

A pilot program being introduced by a federal agency proposes allowing drivers as young as 18 to operate commercial trucks across state lines. The trucking industry supports this proposal and believes the program could help to reduce instability in the…

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29 Dec, 2020

Filing a Lawsuit Against an Unlicensed Driver

Posted on behalf of RizkLaw in Auto Accident

Driving without a license is illegal in Oregon, as in other states, and yet according to AAA, about 20 percent of collisions are caused by unlicensed individuals. If you are involved in a crash with an unlicensed driver, do you know your legal rights?…

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23 Dec, 2020

Distracted Driving is on the Rise in Oregon

Posted on behalf of RizkLaw in Auto Accident

Distracted driving crashes are a leading cause of accidents involving serious injuries or death. Unfortunately, this statistic may not mean much until you or someone you know is involved in a distracted driving crash. In recent years, texting and driving…

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18 Dec, 2020

Increased Mt. Hood Traffic May Lead to More Accidents

Posted on behalf of RizkLaw in Personal Injury

The 2021 ski season in Oregon is just beginning, but there are already concerns that there may be more accidents than in previous years. Issues this season include not only the increased traffic to and from Mount Hood but also how COVID-19 restrictions…

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17 Dec, 2020

Rizk Law Announces New Law Clerk is Joining the Firm

Posted on behalf of RizkLaw in Firm News

Rizk Law welcomes our newest law clerk, Monet Gonnerman. Ms. Gonnerman will be drafting civil demand letters and pleadings starting December 16, 2020.  Ms. Gonnerman is a night student at Lewis and Clark Law School where she is a Lead Article Editor…

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