Resources for Non Distracted Driving

We don't want to show you all the issues with distracted driving without giving you some helpful resources to combat it! Here are some ways your phone can help you to be a safer and less distracted driver!

By |November 14th, 2018|Distracted Driving, Insights|

Horror Stories – Distracted Driving – THE END

When we drive- that's all we should be doing. 100% attention on driving. This video is horrific but it does show us the high price of our distractions. All it takes in a moment to change or end a life.

Distracted Driving, Horror Stories 3

If that hasn't been enough to convince you to put the phone down while driving... Let's look at the fines in Oregon. Check out the Video: It may save your life or at the least, $1K..

The Hazards of Drunk Drivers on the Job

DUI Lawyer in Portland OregonMany people work in jobs that require them to spend a great deal of time behind the wheel: bus drivers, truck drivers, and even construction workers and other people who need to haul a great deal of equipment on a regular basis.

Unfortunately, drunk drivers killed more than 10,000 persons in 2016 alone—and drivers on the job can engage in drinking behavior just as easily as those who take to the road for personal reasons.

Does Drinking on the Job Increase Hazards?

For many people who spend countless […]

By |October 22nd, 2018|Drunk Driving and DUII|

Distracted Driving 2

Over 2.5 million people in the U.S. are involved in road accidents each year. The population of the US is just 318.9 million. At this rate, the American people could be extinct in two human lifespans. This is an astounding number of traffic accidents.

By |October 17th, 2018|Auto Accidents, Dangerous Oregon Roads, Distracted Driving|

What Are My Rights After an Arrest?

Rights Lawyer in Portland OregonIf you were arrested, you don’t give up all of your rights. But do you know what those rights are and what to do if police violate your rights while you’re in custody? Here is a brief overview.

You Have the Right to Know Why

As explained by the Oregon State Bar, police can arrest you can for a felony or a misdemeanor. They can also arrest you on a warrant for a parole or probation violation, or failure to appear in court on criminal charges. […]

By |October 15th, 2018|Protecting Oregonians|

Distracted Driving: Horror Stories 1

"The common response is 'Well, I didn't have it up to my ear.' Well, it doesn't matter, if you're holding the phone, if you're touching your phone other than the one swipe, it's a violation."

Rizklaw Quarterly Newsletter Q2:V1

In This Issue:

A Guide to Protesting

E-Scooters in PDX

End the Bullying

Meet Rizklaw

Scholarship

Inside Look

What to Do When Poor Truck Maintenance Causes Your Accident

Truck and bus accidents caused 4,440 fatalities and 119,000 injuries on U.S. roads in 2016, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s annual report. Large commercial trucks pose a danger to smaller passenger vehicles on the roadway. Due to the possibility of serious accidents, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration requires every motor carrier to systematically inspect, repair, and maintain their vehicles. Unfortunately, many motor carriers fail to take this responsibility seriously and allow improperly maintained trucks to take to the road.

Types of Truck Maintenance Errors That Lead to Accidents

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that […]

By |September 24th, 2018|Truck Crashes|

E-Scooters- How Safe are They?

Sure, e-scooters may make personal transportation more convenient in our traffic-heavy city.  But how safe are e-Scooters, really??