Concluding Thoughts

Concluding Thoughts

We appreciate that you have taken the time to read this book. You are going through a very difficult time in your life, and we know that you have a lot going on. We very much hope you have found this book helpful, as our primary goal was to help educate you about Oregon wrongful […]

Choosing the Venue

Choosing the Venue

“Venue” means where a lawsuit is filed. The options are Federal Court or State Court, and then within the State Court system, a particular county must be chosen. This is a complicated decision that depends upon the specific details of your case, but here’s an overview of why “where” is very important. In general, State […]

Getting Your Car Ready for an Oregon Winter

Is it our imagination, or does winter actually come quicker, strike harder and stay longer than all the other seasons put together? Judging by the number of Portland car crashes that take place from November through February, our cars are as ill-prepared, in many instances, as the rest of us for the onset of slippery […]

Fatal Two-Vehicle Car Accident on Highway 97

Date: January 2, 2011 Location: Highway 97 near Chemult Names: Hadley Ann Alger, Collin Runnels, Brittainy Anne Pendleton According to an Oregon State Police news release, a two-vehicle crash on Highway 97 about six miles south of the Klamath/Deschutes County line has resulted in a fatality. In a statement by OSP Recruit Trooper Nicholas Hagedorn, […]

Icy Road Conditions Cause Car Crash on Highway 58

Date: January 2, 2011 Location: Highway 58 East of Oakridge Name: Brook A. Cole A 20 year old college student from Klamath Falls was not injured after she lost control of her vehicle on Highway 58 about 15 miles east of Oakridge. The highway was closed for about a half hour following the incident. According […]

Two Recent OSP Car Crashes Caused by Black Ice

Date: December 30, 2010 Location: Highway 22 West of Salem & Highway 26 near the Timber Junction Names: Ray Henschel, Krystal Duff, Garland Oriet, Ingeborg Hoelzer Black Ice on roadways caused numerous crashes recently. What is black ice? And what causes it? Black ice is a thin layer of transparent glazed ice over a roadway […]

Horse Trailer Jackknifes, Collides with SUV on Highway 97

Date: December 28, 2010 Location: La Pine, OR Names: Jane Coby Webb, William Fiebig, Trent (child), Sydney (child), Moises Jimenez Garcia, Maria Garcia On December 27, 2010 at approximately 9:07 a.m. a 2006 Ford pickup truck pulling an empty 20-foot horse trailer driven by Jane Coby Webb, age 40, of Cherry Valley, California was headed […]