Our lawyers offer the best ideas on how drivers can share the road

Drivers have a legal and moral responsibility to safely share the road with bicyclists, pedestrians and motorcyclists, and failure to do so can be deadly. Here is how the death toll broke down in 2017, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration: 783 bicyclists 5,977 pedestrians 5,172 motorcyclists While bicyclists, motorcyclists and pedestrians have […]

Study: Speed limit boost could mean more Portland traffic deaths

Fewer people would die if states stopped raising highway speed limits, according to Consumer Reports. Oregon legislators are considering a bill that would let transportation officials in Portland, instead of the Oregon Department of Transportation, set speed limits for the city. Nearly 37,000 more people died on highways in the past quarter century after speed limits […]