Monthly Archives: December 2015
Dec 27

Nat’l Highway Safety Administration – Auto Accidents Cost Nation $871 Billion

According to a new study (link below) released by NHSTA, auto accidents have costs the US $871 billion in economic and societal losses. Factors such as drunk driving, speeding and distracted driving play a huge part in the injuries and

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Dec 20
Portland, Oregon medical malpractice attorney

Medical Mistakes in Oregon Last Year

According to a new report by the Oregon Patient Safety Reporting Program 650 “adverse events” were reported by medical providers in Oregon in 2013. This was among the 35% of providers that report statistics of medical mistakes in Oregon. Of

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Dec 13

DePuy Settles Deceptive Marketing Claim

It is being reported by the Oregonian newspaper that the Oregon Department of Justice has reached a $4,000,000 settlement with DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. regarding allegations of deceptive marketing practices.  The allegations stemmed from the marketing of the ASR XL hip

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Dec 06
Portland, Oregon area semi truck crash accident attorney

Trucking Industry’s Lobbying Efforts Stymie Safety Regulation

Attempt to Prevent Injuries and Deaths Caused by Fatigued Drivers Stopped Unfortunately, last week the United States Senate voted to suspend a new Department of Transportation safety regulation that requires commercial truck drivers to take at least 34 hours off

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