Update on the Gorge Fire and Trail Openings

It’s time to head back to the Columbia River Gorge.

For the first time since the 2017 Eagle Creek Fire, seven of Oregon’s most popular trails reopened on Friday.

The moment was made possible by an army of volunteers that worked to stabilize trails hammered by flames and landslides.

By |November 28th, 2018|General News, Insights, Local News|

Portland Tolls…

The South Portland Neighborhood Association (SPNA) recently met with an ODOT representative who explained that they are in the early stages of developing a plan for tolling areas of I-5 and 205 as shown on the map. The current plan is to have a rolling price, more expensive tolls at higher use times. The idea is that doing so will reduce highway congestion.

By |November 21st, 2018|House Fires, Portland Tolls, Protecting Oregonians, South Portland, Traffic|

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..

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|

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

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??

Insurance Super Bullies

In grade school, bully avoidance tactics work most of the time but avoidance only goes so far. After grade school many kids learn to stand up to the bad apples and only fight when there seems to be no other option.    As life rolls on, I have become aware of a greater, “Super Bully”.

By |September 12th, 2018|Insurance Law, Richard Rizk|