Personal Injury Attorney Salem Oregon

Public Defender Fights for Client – Literally

In Brevard County, Florida, a judge and public defender have made national news by getting in a physical altercation in the hall of the courthouse.  The public defender refused to waive his client’s right to a speedy trial, which enraged the judge.  After a heated verbal exchange, the judge and public defender went into the […]

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Wildfire Season Underway – Use Caution

With wildfires burning in Oregon, as well as in neighboring Washington and California, it is a good time to remember some fire safety rules. Make sure never to throw a lit cigarette out the window of a vehicle, as something as small as a cigarette ember can ignite a dry field. Take similar precautions, even […]

With Wildfires Come Unhealthy Air Quality

With wildfires burning in several locations in Oregon, the air quality in several counties has been affected. If you live an area near a wildfire, make sure to take precautions to prevent health issues from the unhealthy air quality. If the air quality in your area is compromised, try to limit your time outside, especially […]

Death of a Loved One

What Attorneys in Salem, Oregon should tell you about Wrongful Death

How can you tell if one of your loved ones is a victim of wrongful death? In Oregon, ‘wrongful death’ pertains to one caused by the wrongful act or omission of another, resulting in death. Your trusted attorney in Salem, Oregon should be able to explore the various elements in your case to establish whether […]

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Surgeon General Calls for Focus on Skin Cancer

On Tuesday, United States Surgeon General Dr. Boris Lushniak called for a focus on preventing skin cancer. One way to do this is to instruct children in sun safety, just as they are in dental health. One thing cited by Dr. Lushniak was to change the American view that tanned skin is a sign of […]

Clothing Versus Sunscreen – Some Interesting Facts

We often think that having on a t-shirt will protect our skin from the sun’s UV rays. However, according to the Center for Disease Control, a typical t-shirt has an SPF of lower than 15. There are certain articles of clothing that are rated with a higher SPF and are label specifically. When in doubt, […]

Sunscreen: What does it all mean?

When shopping for sunscreen, there are a variety of options. In addition to SPF, there are also different types of ultraviolet protection. According to the FDA, sunburn is primarily caused by UVB radiation. Both UVA and UVB radiation can cause sunburn and skin cancer. Sunscreen that is labeled “broad spectrum” or with an SPF of […]

Car Accident Lawyer

Woman Charged for Looking at Facebook while driving

In North Dakota, a 20-year old woman was charged with negligent homicide after she rear-ended a vehicle at 85 miles per hour. The 89-year old driver of the other vehicle was killed in the accident. Cell phone records show that the 20-year old driver was: Texting Looking at Facebook’s mobile app Driving on the highway […]

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Country Driving: An Overview

While you may have driven a country road hundreds of times, it is still important to take precautions. You may face an unexpected challenge around any turn. Pay attention to the road around you and any potential signs, including: Mud on the road, which may signify a tractor or farm equipment ahead. Skid marks on […]

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