What is the difference between premises liability and personal liability?

In personal injury lawsuits, there are two types of liability: personal and premises. Knowing the difference is important. With the help of a professional Portland attorney, you can understand the difference and determine which applies the most to your particular legal situation. Understanding Personal Liability Personal liability occurs when someone does something

Common Causes of Truck Accidents

Truck accidents nearly always tend to be more serious than car accidents simply because of the very large size and weight of trucks. An 18-wheeler truck can weigh up to 80,000 pounds while the average car weighs only about 4,000 pounds. For this reason, trucks are harder to maneuver than cars and

Auto Accident Insurance Claims Process

The auto accident insurance claims process involves more than simply making a phone call to your auto insurance company after you have been in an auto accident. In order to maximize the compensation settlement from the claim, you must take all the correct steps that will help show how much your injuries

Are you liable for accidents on your property?

Property owners have a responsibility to maintain a safe environment so that no injuries occur. This is known as premises liability. This holds property owners liable for accidents and/or injuries that occur on their property. The types of accidents that may result in premises liability claims include slip and fall accidents, trip

Accomplished Portland, Oregon Wrongful Death Lawyer

The death of a loved one is a tragic event, but knowing their death was caused by someone else’s misjudgment, mistake or negligence can be unbearable. If you feel that your loved one died due to someone else’s fault, you may have a wrongful death claim. In this case, it’s important to

Your Portland Workplace Accidents Attorney Team

Have you been injured in your workplace? Did you suffer a slip and fall injury, a burn, or some other type of injury? If so, you may have grounds for filing a workplace accidents lawsuit. Comprised of the most dedicated, accomplished and experienced legal specialists, the Dawson Law Group will evaluate your

Your Portland Whiplash Injuries Attorney Ready to Hear From You

Whiplash is defined as “…a neck injury due to forceful, rapid back-and-forth movement of the neck, like the cracking of a whip. Whiplash most often occurs during a rear-end auto accident, but the injury can also result from a sports accident, physical abuse or other trauma.” If you are suffering from whiplash

Trusted Portland, Oregon Truck Accident Attorney Ready to Help Now

As the victim of a truck accident, you may be entitled to compensation for your pain and suffering. With decades of experience in personal injury as well as truck accident law, Portland’s Dawson Law Group stands ready to listen, act and fight for you! Result-Driven Portland, Oregon Truck Accident Attorneys The state